Harvey Mansfield XVII

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  • CH. 1 : A Defensible Liberalism

    Mansfield explains why Democracy in America remains an indispensable guide for thinking about America and about democracy.

    00:15 - 36:48

  • CH. 2 : Self-Interest Well Understood

    How do Americans learn self-government? How do religion and family life shape the American character? Mansfield reflects on Tocqueville.

    36:48 - 57:45

  • CH. 3 : Equality and Freedom

    Kristol and Mansfield consider Tocqueville’s treatment of the complex relationship between equality and liberty in America.

    57:45 - 1:25:11