History of Civilization in England, Zväzok 1

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Parker, Son, and Bourn, 1861

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Influence of the general aspects of nature upon the imagination
108
Examination of the two metaphysical methods of generalizing
138
In the former case the imagination is more stimulated than
145
CHAPTER IV
153
Statistics prove the regularity of actions in regard to murder
172
From these causes the civilizations exterior to Europe are mainly
185
Consequent persecution of literary men by the French government 671682
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The first improvement in writing history began in the fourteenth
190
Necessity of ascertaining the fundamental laws of intellectual pro
207
The historian must ascertain whether mind or nature has most
211
Reasons why literary men at first attacked the church and pot
213
The best legislation abrogates former legislation
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The interference of politicians with trade has injured trade 254256
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By other laws they have hindered the advance of knowledge 261262
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CHAPTER IX
265
One cause of error in history was the invention of writing 272276
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A change of religion in any country also tends to corrupt its early
280
was over
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Illustration of this from the history of Charlemagne by Turpin 292294
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And in the predictions of Steffler respecting the Deluge
303
CHAPTER XIII
305
This proposition illustrated by a comparison between Hindustan
309
Hooker contrasted with Jewel
324
Under Charles II it takes a frivolous form at court
332
It causes the establishment of the Royal Society
340
The clergy are naturally hostile to physical science because it les
353
The clergy to recover their ground allied themselves with James II 361362
361
Further illustration from Central America
365
Importance of the Revolution
369
The clergy lost all offices out of the church and their numbers
380
Knowledge begins to be diffused and takes a popular form 392394
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crown
395
But discouraged by George III under whom began a dangerous
401
About the eleventh century the spirit of inquiry began to weaken
402
Deterioration of the House of Lords
410
The most remarkable steps in favour of toleration were however
483
He supported the new secular scheme of government against
489
His liberal treatinent of the Protestants 496500
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Hence the French Protestants being headed by the clergy become
504
They raise a civil war which was a struggle of classes rather than
525
Analogy between Descartes and Richelieu 543544
543
It was also seen in the wars of the Fronde 549552
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Gloomy political prospects of England late in the eighteenth cen
558
Hence a spirit of popular independence unknown in France where
567
Improvement in the method of writing history late in the sixteenth
577
Effects of this difference between the two countries in the four
583
and Charles I vainly attempted to restore their power 591595
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CHAPTER III
594
Hence it appears that of the two classes of mental and physical
620
THE PROTECTIVE SPIRIT CARRIED BY LOUIS XIV INTO LITERATURE EXAMINA
621
His Age of Louis XIV
625
Also in zoology and in chemistry
640
Universal decline of France during the latter part of the reign
653
The progress of soci is twofold moral and intellectual
660
The diminution of religious persecution is owing to the progress
701
His Morals Manners and Character of Nations
735
He advocated free trade
741
Who had repeated the most childish absurdities respecting
748
CHAPTER V
760
Influence of Rousseau
767
But owing to the progress of knowledge a counter reaction
768
Abolition of the Jesuits
784
And in Condillac
796
But in France immense impetus was given to zoology by Cuvier
810
Connexion between these views and subsequent discoveries 816819
816
Recapitulation of preceding arguments
826
Great and successful efforts made by the French in botany 828831
828
Analogy between this and Pinels work on insanity 834835
834
The same democratic tendency was observable in changes of dress 841842
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Summary of the causes of the French Revolution 848850
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