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Christianity Democratic-Government of Elizabeth-Self-

government and Parliaments—Despotism under George III.
-Will Parliaments be Permanent ?-Social Equality--
Natural and Artificial Inequalities-Laws of Property and
Taxation --Relation of Democracy to Aristocracy and

Capitalist Class-Democracy and Intellect—Evils of Whig

System-Working Class and Men of Genius--France under

Louis Philippe-Good and Evil from Triumph of Democracy

--Condition of Success-Duties Indicated by Social Science

-Formation and Diffusion of Opinion-Future Prospects

page 125–134

The Best Education not that for a Special Position-Man above

his Position-Many-sided Culture-Counter-action of Nar-
rowness and Bias— Use of the Antique Standard-Lessons
of English Literature—The Teachings of Great Epochs-
English Commonwealth-Dangers of State Systems--Phy-

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CHAPTER XV.

SOCIAL EVILS, AND THEIR CURE.

Poverty the Greatest Social Evil-Its Relations to Crime and

Disease-Drunkenness—“Blessed are the Poor”-Removal

of Poverty—“Great Social Evil”—Modern Benevolence-

Poverty in New Countries—Taxation-Over-estimate of

the Spiritual—A Physical Basis Indispensable-Doctrine of

Circumstances — Philosophical View of Physical Work-

Character of each Age-Duties of Our Own-No Anta-

gonism in Nature between Mind and Matter

page 180-190

CHAPTER XVI.

ÆSTHETICS AND RECREATION.

Former Uses of Asceticism-Beneficial Reaction from it-Art

Progress in England — Art and Liberty-Asthetics and

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