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" The object of this essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 345
1873
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Autonomy: Applications and Implications

Markku Suksi - 1998 - 370 pages
...of the book On Liberty: The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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John Stuart Mill's Social and Political Thought: Freedom

John Stuart Mill - 1998 - 465 pages
...individual freedom of thought and action: "One very simple principle," as he famously puts it, "as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with the individual in the way of compulsion and control."1 His description of the principle that he seeks to defend as "entitled to govern absolutely"...
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Liberalism and Empire: A Study in Nineteenth-Century British Liberal Thought

Uday Singh Mehta - 1999 - 237 pages
...passage from 0?? Liberty: The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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Social Philosophy

Gerald F. Gaus - 1999
...liberal tradition in social philosophy. In this book Mill defends one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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John Stuart Mill on Liberty and Control

Joseph Hamburger - 2001 - 264 pages
...inconsistent with the wellknown passage in which he asserts "one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...individual in the way of compulsion and control." This principle was self-protection, which meant that "the only purpose for which power can be rightfully...
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Modern Political Philosophy

Richard Hudelson - 1999
...as the harm principle. The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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Readings in the Philosophy of Law

Keith Culver - 1999 - 576 pages
...University Press, 1859) The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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Liberalism and Empire: A Study in Nineteenth-Century British Liberal Thought

Uday Singh Mehta - 1999 - 237 pages
...Lihei~ty: The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern ahsolusely the dealings of society with the individual in the way of compulsion and control, whether the means used be physical force in the form of legal penalties, or the moral coercion of public...
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Pros and Cons of Drug Legalization, Decriminalization, and Harm Reduction ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources - 2000 - 298 pages
...societies and their governments: The object of this Essay is to assert onr very simple principle... to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...individual in the way of compulsion and control... That principle is. that the sole end of which mankind arc warranted.. . in interfering with the liberty...
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Religious Commitment and Secular Reason

Robert Audi, John A O'Brien Professor of Philosophy Robert Audi - 2000 - 258 pages
...Mill famously put it, The object of this Essay is to assert one very simple principle, as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with...the individual in the way of compulsion and control . . . That principle is, that the sole end for which mankind are warranted, individually or collectively,...
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