Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" We are, however, not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it; and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia will send us a dozen of their sons, we will take great care of their education, instruct them... "
Select Pieces - Page 44
by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
Full view - About this book

A New Look at Schools

Daniel Greenberg - Education - 1992 - 142 pages
...We are however not the less oblig'd by your kind Offer, tho' we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make MEN of them 26 . Two centuries later, the American Indian Congress of 1961 declared: In order to give recognition...
Limited preview - About this book

The State of Native America: Genocide, Colonization, and Resistance

DeLinda Wunder, Evelyn Hu-DeHart - Social Science - 1992 - 460 pages
...are however not the less oblig'd by your kind Offer, tho' we decline in accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them. M The United States, of course , did not avail itself of the opportunity to have even a few of its...
Limited preview - About this book

The Sudbury Valley School Experience

Education - 1992 - 234 pages
...We are however not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful sense of it. if the Gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them. Does this provide a little perspective for people today? I hope so. The most common complaint against...
Limited preview - About this book

A Cherokee Feast of Days: Daily Meditations, Volume 1

Joyce Hifler - Social Science - 1992 - 412 pages
...to eliminate the weak. This makes life living, rather man coping. If the gentlemen of Virginia shall send us a dozen of their sons, we will take great care of their education ... and make men of them CANASSATEGO 'chocs are reflected sounds that can so easily fool us. Weareconfidemaboutwherethe...
Limited preview - About this book

Culture, Ethnicity, and Mental Illness

Albert Gaw - Medical - 1993 - 640 pages
...are not, however, the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it; and to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make men of them." (Franklin 1784, pp. 453-455) References Adair J, Deuschle KW, Barnett CR: The Peoples Health: Medicine...
Limited preview - About this book

A Mixed Race: Ethnicity in Early America

Frank Shuffelton - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 296 pages
...refusal: We are however not the less oblig'd by our kind Offer, tho' we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia...Education, instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them.6 There are other instances of this type in Franklin's work. They demonstrate the recognition...
Limited preview - About this book

The Emerging Global Food System: Public and Private Sector Issues

Gerald E. Gaull, Ray A. Goldberg - Technology & Engineering - 1993 - 272 pages
...We are, however, not the less oblig'd by your kind Offer, tho'we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia will send us a Dozen of their Sons, we will take Care of their Education, instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them. One gets the decided impression...
Limited preview - About this book

The Presented Past: Heritage, Museums, and Education

Peter G. Stone, Brian L. Molyneaux, Brian Molyneaux - Social Science - 1994 - 520 pages
...We are however not the less obliged by your kind offer, though we decline accepting it: And to show our grateful sense of it, if the gentlemen of Virginia...instruct them in all we know, and make men of them. Because of this relation between education and society, many Native Americans think that it is tragic...
Limited preview - About this book

The Excluded Past: Archaeology in Education

Peter G. Stone, Robert MacKenzie - Social Science - 1994 - 316 pages
...We are, however, not the less oblig'd by your kind Offer, tho' we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia will send us a Dozen of their Sons, we will take Care of their Education, Instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them. (McLuhan 1971, p. 57)...
Limited preview - About this book

English Studies/culture Studies: Institutionalizing Dissent

Isaiah Smithson, Nancy Ruff - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 229 pages
...We are, however, not the less oblig'd by your kind Offer, tho' we decline accepting it; and, to show our grateful Sense of it, if the Gentlemen of Virginia will send us a Dozen of their Sons, we will take Care of their Education, instruct them in all we know, and make Men of them. (Drake 270)5 Some two...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF