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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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Public Health Ethics

Stephen Holland - 2007 - 222 pages
...JS Mill at some length: 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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Inventing Leadership: The Challenge of Democracy

J. Thomas Wren - 2007 - 404 pages
...object of this essay', he wrote in On Liberty, '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'.99 Mill then proceeded to state the principle: 'That principle', he said, 'is that the sole...
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Against Perfectionism: Defending Liberal Neutrality

Steven Lecce - 2008 - 348 pages
...state of our knowledge is such as to enable us to enunciate any "very simple principle as entitled to govern absolutely the dealings of society with the individual in the way of compulsion and control"'100 But Mill restricts the application of his principle both to agents satisfying certain...
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