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SPENCER'S MISCELLANEOUS WORKS.

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PART III. 18. Political Rights.

24. Religious Establishment. 19. The Right to ignore the State. 25. Poor-Laws. 20. The Constitution of the State. 26. National Education. 21. The Duty of the State.

27. Government Colonization. 22. The Limit of State-Duty. 28. Sanitary Supervision. [etc. 23. The Regulation of Commerce. 29. Currency, Postal Arrangements,

PART IV. 30. General Considerations.

31. Summary. 32. Conclusion.

THE STUDY OF SOCIOLOGY.

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16. Conclusion.

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