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" A general State education is a mere contrivance for moulding people to be exactly like one another: and as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government, whether this be a monarch, a priesthood, an aristocracy,... "
Parliamentary Debates - Page 205
by New Zealand. Parliament. House of Representatives - 1877
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School Choice: The Struggle for the Soul of American Education

Peter W. Cookson, Jr. - Education - 1995 - 174 pages
...like one another; and as the mold in which it cast them is that which pleases the predominant power in government, whether this be a monarch, a priesthood,...successful, it establishes a despotism over the mind" (quoted in Arons 1983:195). Similar convictions had been aired from the time of the American Revolution....
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The Decline of Intelligence in America: A Strategy for National Renewal

Seymour W. Itzkoff - Education - 1994 - 242 pages
...contrivance for molding people to be exactly like one another; and as the mold in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government — whether this be a monarch, priesthood, an aristocracy, or the majority of the existing generation — in proportion as it is efficient...
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Helvetius: His Life and Place in the History of Educational Thought

Ian Cumming - Social Science - 1998 - 260 pages
...exactly like one another was the opinion of JS Mill. 'As the mould in which it cases them,' he said, 'is that which pleases the predominant power in the government,...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body.'* Godwin's second objection is relevant to the present-day welfare...
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John Stuart Mill's Social and Political Thought: Freedom

John Stuart Mill - Mill - 1998 - 465 pages
...contrivance for moulding people to be exactly like one another: and as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government,...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body. (161) Perhaps it is possible to introduce into the State education...
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Making the Nonprofit Sector in the United States: A Reader

David C. Hammack - Business & Economics - 1998 - 481 pages
...which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government, whether liiis he a monarch, a priesthood, an aristocracy, or the majority...existing generation, in proportion as it is efficient ami successful, it establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the...
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Education Law and Policy in an Urban Society

Piet Akkermans, Jan De Groof, Hilde Penneman - Education - 1999 - 329 pages
...the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government ... in proportion as it is efficient and successful, it...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body'.15 Humboldt, Mill and others who warned against the use of schooling...
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Classical Foundations of Liberty and Property

Richard Allen Epstein - Law - 2000 - 400 pages
...contrivance for moulding people to he exactly like one another: and as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government,...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body. An education established and controlled by the State should...
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The Ambiguous Embrace: Government and Faith-Based Schools and Social Agencies

Charles L. Glenn - Education - 2002 - 336 pages
...the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government ... in proportion as it is efficient and successful, it...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body."L Efforts to use popular schooling as an instrument of government...
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Democratizing Education and Educating Democratic Citizens: International and ...

Leslie Limage - Education - 2001 - 295 pages
...contrivance for moulding people to be exactly like one another; and, as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government,...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body" (Mill [1859] 1977, 302). In political concerns, beyond this...
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Christian Perspectives on Legal Thought

Michael W. McConnell, Robert F. Cochran, Angela C. Carmella - Law - 2001 - 518 pages
...contrivance for moulding people to be exactly like one another: and as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government,...establishes a despotism over the mind, leading by natural tendency to one over the body."7 Instead of schools run by government, Mill supported what...
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