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09/23/16 Tocqueville Lecture Series - Robert Gannett: “The Politics of Imagination: Community Organizing in Chicago as a Response to Tocqueville’s Challenge”

Veteran Chicago community organizer Robert T. Gannett, Jr. will analyze the intellectual legacy bequeathed by Alexis de Tocqueville, French philosopher, American traveler, and author of Democracy in…

From  David Price on September 23rd, 2016 9 plays 0  

01/29/2016 - Tocqueville Lecture Series, Paul Dragos Aligica, “Institutional Diversity and Political Economy: The Ostroms and Beyond”

In his article “Virginia, Rochester, and Bloomington” (Public Choice, 1988), William C. Mitchell wrote: Aside from the family analogy, it seems that three schools of thought have appeared…

From  David Price on February 2nd, 2016 36 plays 0