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Throughout the 1980's, we did hear too much about individual gain and the ethos of selfishness and greed. We did not hear enough a ...
The general will is always right.
No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains.
The English people believes itself to be free; it is gravely mistaken; it is free only during election of members of parliament; a ...
The members of a body-politic call it "the state" when it is passive, "the sovereign" when it is active, and a "power" when they c ...
... of all the aspects of social misery nothing is so heartbreaking as unemployment ...
The Settlement ... is an experimental effort to aid in the solution of the social and industrial problems which are engendered by ...
... social advance depends quite as much upon an increase in moral sensibility as it does upon a sense of duty ...
... if the Settlement seeks its expression through social activity, it must learn the difference between mere social unrest and sp ...
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