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Time and Tide by Weare and Tyne Twenty-five Letters to a Working Man of Sunderland on the Laws of Work   By: (1819-1900)

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF JOHN RUSKIN

CROWN OF WILD OLIVE TIME AND TIDE QUEEN OF THE AIR LECTURES ON ART AND LANDSCAPE ARATRA PENTELICI

NATIONAL LIBRARY ASSOCIATION NEW YORK CHICAGO

TIME AND TIDE

BY

WEARE AND TYNE

TWENTY FIVE LETTERS TO A WORKING MAN OF SUNDERLAND ON THE LAWS OF WORK.

CONTENTS.

PAGE PREFACE ix

LETTER I. CO OPERATION 1 The two kinds of Co operation. In its highest sense it is not yet thought of.

II. CONTENTMENT 4 Co operation, as hitherto understood, is perhaps not expedient.

III. LEGISLATION 7 Of True Legislation. That every Man may be a Law to himself.

IV. EXPENDITURE 11 The Expenses for Art and for War.

V. ENTERTAINMENT 13 The Corruption of Modern Pleasure. (Covent Garden Pantomime.)

VI. DEXTERITY 18 The Corruption of Modern Pleasure. (The Japanese Jugglers.)

VII. FESTIVITY 20 Of the Various Expressions of National Festivity.

VIII. THINGS WRITTEN 22 The Four Possible Theories respecting the Authority of the Bible.

IX. THANKSGIVING 27 The Use of Music and Dancing under the Jewish Theocracy, compared with their Use by the Modern French.

X. WHEAT SIFTING 32 The Meaning, and Actual Operation, of Satanic or Demoniacal Influence.

XI. THE GOLDEN BOUGH 38 The Satanic Power is mainly Twofold: the Power of causing Falsehood and the Power of causing Pain. The Resistance is by Law of Honor and Law of Delight.

XII. DICTATORSHIP 41 The Necessity of Imperative Law to the Prosperity of States.

XIII. EPISCOPACY AND DUKEDOM 45 The Proper Offices of the Bishop and Duke; or, "Overseer" and "Leader."

XIV. TRADE WARRANT 51 The First Group of Essential Laws. Against Theft by False Work, and by Bankruptcy. Necessary Publicity of Accounts.

XV. PER CENTAGE 54 The Nature of Theft by Unjust Profits. Crime can finally be arrested only by Education.

XVI. EDUCATION 59 Of Public Education irrespective of Class distinction. It consists essentially in giving Habits of Mercy, and Habits of Truth. ( Gentleness and Justice. )

XVII. DIFFICULTIES 66 The Relations of Education to Position in Life... Continue reading book >>




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