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" Council is of opinion that the great object of the British Government ought to be the promotion of European literature and science among the natives of India; and that all the funds appropriated for the purpose of education would be best employed on English... "
Abridgement of the History of India from the Earliest Period to the Present Time - Page 379
by John Clark Marshman - 1905 - 569 pages
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Gibbon

James Cotter Morison - 1904 - 192 pages
...determined by an elaborate minute which he drew up on the subject, and Lord William Bentinck decided that " the great object of the British Government...literature and science among the natives of India." Macaulay was very unpopular with a portion of the English residents in Calcutta, chiefly it would seem...
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Introduction to English Literature, with Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1905 - 700 pages
...influence on the educational policy of India. Instead of encouraging Oriental learning, he maintained that " the great object of the British government...literature and science among the natives of India." During his four years' stay in India he wrote only two articles for the Edinburgh Review; but one of...
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Introduction to English Literature: With Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - English literature - 1906 - 700 pages
...influence on the educational policy of India. Instead of encouraging Oriental learning, he maintained that " the great object of the British government...literature and science among the natives of India." During his four years' stay in India he wrote only two articles for the Edinburgh Review; but one of...
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Sketches of Rulers of India ...

George Devereux Oswell, Sir William Wilson Hunter - Great Britain - 1908
...country. And so the fiat went forth in the form of a resolution emanating from the Governor-General, that ' The great object of the British Government...would be best employed on English education alone '. This was but the natural corollary. There was a good deal of opposition to be encountered, as there...
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Education and Statemanship in India, 1797 to 1910

Henry Rosher James - Education - 1911 - 143 pages
...March the 7th came the Resolution of the Governor-General : " His Lordship in Council is of opinion that the great object of the British Government ought...literature and science among the natives of India, and that all the funds appropriated for the purposes of education would be best employed on English education...
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Some Great Leaders in the World Movement

Robert Elliott Speer - Christian biography - 1911 - 295 pages
...Governor-General in which the new policy was announced were as follows : "His Lordship in Council is of opinion that the great object of the British government ought...literature and science among the natives of India, and that all the funds appropriated for the purposes of education would be best employed on English education...
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Universities of the World

Charles Franklin Thwing - Education, Higher - 1911 - 284 pages
...Lord William Bentinck and his council in 1835, under the vote: "His Lordship in Council is of opinion that the great object of the British Government ought...be the promotion of European literature and science amongst the natives of India, and that all the funds appropriated for 1 "A History of English Education...
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Methodist Review, Volume 89

1907
...Macaulay, then a member of the governor-general's council, it was decided by Lord William Bentinck that the great object of the British government ought...literature and science among the natives of India, and that all funds appropriated for the purpose of education would be best employed on English education alone....
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Selections from Sir George Otto Trevelyan's Life and letters of Lord ...

Sir George Otto Trevelyan, Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay - Law - 1914 - 332 pages
...the question at rest at once and forever. On the 7th of March, 1835, Lord Wil15 liam Bentinck decided that "the great object of the British Government ought...literature and science among the natives of India;" two of the Orientalists retired from the Committee of Public Instruction ; several new members, both...
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The Students of Asia

Sherwood Eddy - Education - 1915 - 223 pages
...member of the Governor-General's Council, and led the way to the revolutionary decision reached in 1835 that " the great object of the British Government ought to be the promotion of English literature and science, and that all the funds appropriated for the purpose of education could...
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