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Auguste Comte and Positivism By John Stuart Mill
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Stuart Mill (20 May 1806 – 8 May 1873) was an English... More > philosopher, political economist and civil servant. One of the most influential thinkers in the history of liberalism, he contributed widely to social theory, political theory and political economy. He has been called "the most influential English-speaking philosopher of the nineteenth century." Mill's conception of liberty justified the freedom of the individual in opposition to unlimited state control.Mill expresses his view on freedom by illustrating how an individual's drive to better their station, and for self-improvement, is the sole source of true freedom. Only when an individual is able to attain such improvements, without impeding others in their own efforts to do the same, can true freedom prevail. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Stuart_Mill< Less
The Subjection of Women By John Stuart Mill
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The Subjection of Women is an essay written by John Stuart Mill in 1869, possibly jointly with his wife Harriet Taylor Mill, stating an argument in favour of equality between the sexes. At the time... More > it was published in 1869, this essay was an affront to European conventional norms for the status of men and women.John Stuart Mill credited his wife, Harriet Taylor Mill, with co-writing the essay. [citation needed] While some scholars agreed by 2009 that John Stuart Mill was the sole author, it is also noted that some of the arguments are similar to Harriet Taylor Mill's essay The Enfranchisement of Women which was published in 1851. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Subjection_of_Women Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
On Liberty By John Stuart Mill
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On Liberty is a philosophical work by English philosopher John Stuart Mill, originally intended as a short essay. The work, published in 1859, applies Mill's ethical system of utilitarianism to... More > society and the state. Mill attempts to establish standards for the relationship between authority and liberty. He emphasizes the importance of individuality which he conceived as a prerequisite to the higher pleasures—the summum bonum of Utilitarianism. Furthermore, Mill criticised the errors of past attempts to defend individuality where, for example, democratic ideals resulted in the "tyranny of the majority". Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/On_Liberty Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Considerations on Representative Government By John Stuart Mill
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Considerations on Representative Government is a book by John Stuart Mill published in 1861.Mill argues for representative government, the ideal form of government in his opinion. One of the more... More > notable ideas Mill puts forth in the book is that the business of government representatives is not to make legislation. Instead Mill suggests that representative bodies such as parliaments and senates are best suited to be places of public debate on the various opinions held by the population and to act as watchdogs of the professionals who create and administer laws and policy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Considerations_on_Representative_Government Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Utilitarianism By John Stuart Mill
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Utilitarianism is a theory in normative ethics holding that the best moral action is the one that maximizes utility. Utility is defined in various ways, but is usually related to the well-being of... More > sentient entities. Originally, Jeremy Bentham, the founder of Utilitarianism, defined utility as the aggregate pleasure after deducting suffering of all involved in any action. John Stuart Mill expanded this concept of utility to include not only the quantity, but quality of pleasure, while focusing on rules, instead of individual moral actions. s have rejected that pleasure has positive value and have advocated negative utilitarianism, which defines utility only in terms of suffering. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utilitarianism Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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