This month’s Hermitage podcast discusses one of my favorite Jacksonian-era individuals, Alexis de Tocqueville.

July 29 marks the birth of Alexis de Tocqueville – a Frenchman who traveled to the United States and turned his observations on Democracy in America a landmark work. Join us as we talk to Dr. Aurelian Craiutu – Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science (and Tocqueville scholar) at Indiana University, Bloomington – about Tocqueville, Democracy in America, and Andrew Jackson