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" The public can facilitate this acquisition, by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for a reward so moderate, that even a common labourer may afford it ; the master being partly but not wholly paid by... "
Southern Quarterly Review - Page 149
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Dimensions in School Finance

John Kelley Norton - Education - 1966 - 273 pages
...quotation: 8 The public can facilitate this acquisition by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for a reward so moderate that even a common laborer may afford it; the master being partly, but not wholly, paid by the public, because if he was...
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Equal Educational Opportunity: Hearings, Ninety-first Congress ..., Volume 22

United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity - Segregation in education - 1972
...insecurity. The public would do best for the poor, said Smith, "by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for a reward so moderate, that even a common laborer may afford it ; the master being partly, but not wholly paid by the public ; because, if he...
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Selected Staff Studies in Elementary and Secondary School Finance

United States. President's Commission on School Finance - Education - 1972 - 91 pages
...suggested that the master of a public school should receive only part of his salary from the Government. "If he was wholly, or even principally, paid by it, he would soon learn to neglect his business."— A few years later, Thomas Paine proposed that state governments pay poor families a small...
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Hearings, Reports and Prints of the Senate Select Committee on ..., Parts 20-22

United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity - Discrimination in education - 1972
...insecurity. The public would do best for the poor, said Smith, "by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for a reward so moderate, that even a common laborer may afford it; the master being partly, but not wholly paid by the public; because, if he was...
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The Historical Geography of Scotland Since 1707: Geographical Aspects of ...

David Turnock - History - 2005 - 368 pages
...of acquiring those most essential parts of education' by 'establishing in every parish or district a little school where children may be taught for a reward so moderate that even a common labourer can afford it',23 while the Presbyterian clergy, with their modest incomes, lacked the 'contemptuous...
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Theorists of Economic Growth from David Hume to the Present: With a ...

W. W. Rostow - Business & Economics - 1992
...society. Smith strongly urged that, at public expense, there be established "in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for...moderate, that even a common labourer may afford it. . . ."85 His emphasis on the need for popular education, generously financed, was linked to his sense...
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Wealth of Nations (Abridged)

Adam Smith, Laurence Dickey - Business & Economics - 1993 - 352 pages
...of education. The public can facilitate this acquisition by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for...principally paid by it, he would soon learn to neglect his business. In Scotland the establishment of such parish schools has taught almost the whole common people...
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Reflections on Commercial Life: An Anthology of Classic Texts from Plato to ...

Patrick Murray - Philosophy - 1997 - 486 pages
...of education. The public can facilitate this acquisition by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for...principally paid by it, he would soon learn to neglect his business. In Scotland the establishment of such parish schools has taught ahuost the whole common people...
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Reflections on Commercial Life: An Anthology of Classic Texts from Plato to ...

Patrick Murray - Philosophy - 1997 - 486 pages
...of education. The public can facilitate this acquisition by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for...principally paid by it, he would soon learn to neglect his business. In Scotland the establishment of such parish schools has taught almost the whole common people...
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Adam Smith: Selected Philosophical Writings

Adam Smith - Business & Economics - 2004 - 247 pages
...of education. The public can facilitate this acquisition by establishing in every parish or district a little school, where children may be taught for...principally paid by it, he would soon learn to neglect his business. In Scotland the establishment of such parish schools has taught almost the whole common people...
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