Her life had been a hard one, and the drains upon her constitution many. During all these years Mary was not entirely without friends, but their number was small. Clare, a clergyman, and his wife, who lived next to the Wollstonecrafts in Hoxton.
They have seized its general principles with great clearness and penetration, have applied these principles with admirable logic to the explanation of details, and have thus reduced this positive system of law to a compact and coherent whole. They were afraid of their mother, who lavished her caresses upon her dogs, until she had none left for them.
Gregory and Dr. Feeling deeply the family sorrows, she was quick to forget herself in her efforts to lighten them when this privilege was allowed to her.
To my knowledge, there is no more careful, imaginative, provocative scholarship on the coeducational thought of Mary Wollstonecraft than Laird's. Thomas Paine was imprisoned in France, whose Revolution he had so nobly defended. If the teacher understands how to teach boys or girls, they can employ specific teaching strategies and engage classes in activities that accomplish specific goals.
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This was no trifling request. At Henley Mary enjoyed a short interval of rest. Instincts and organs are only preserved so long as they are required. James Fordyce, in his sermons addressed to women, says: "Let it be observed that in your sex manly exercises are never graceful; that in them a tone and figure, as well as an air and deportment, of the masculine kind, are always forbidding; that men of sensibility desire in every woman soft features and a flowing voice, a form not robust , and demeanour delicate and gentle.
I may be accused of arrogance; still I must declare, what I firmly believe, that all the writers who have written on the subject of female education and manners, from Rousseau to Dr. The well known case of the United States may be cited as an example.