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He Said That? 8/23/16

From Herbert Spencer (1820–1903), English philosopher, prominent classical liberal political theorist, and sociological theorist, Lectures on Education delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, London, 1855, published in “What Knowledge is of Most Worth”, The Westminster Review (July 1859): 159 more words


The great aim of education is not knowledge but action. – Herbert Spencer http://ift.tt/29WjfoC

Herbert Spencer

June 22

LET us not always say,
“Spite of this flesh to-day
I strove, made head, gained ground upon the whole!”
As the bird wings and sings, 113 more words


Evolutionary Theories of the 19th C - Brief Comparison

An essay by Tyler Bloomhill

Analysis in recent years has shown clear disparities between the evolutionary theories and ideas present during the 19th century (Freeman, 1974).  1,093 more words


E14 - The neo-classical liberals

A short overview of some of the most important neo-classical liberals, anarchism and lastly, a quick bite of the early 20th century.



Be bold, be bold, and everywhere be bold. – Herbert Spencer http://dlvr.it/Kr7bxv


In science the important thing is to modify and change one’s ideas as science advances. – Herbert Spencer http://dlvr.it/Knmvp7