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Instructions for the education of a daughter

François de Salignac de La Mothe-Fénelon

Instructions for the education of a daughter

by the author of Telemachus. To which is added a small tract of instructions ... Done into English, and revised by Dr. George Hickes.

by François de Salignac de La Mothe-Fénelon

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Published by printed for Jonah Bowyer in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5227, no. 5.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[26],371,[1]p.,plate
Number of Pages371
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17035381M

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Some children may be able to ready and able to read but have a learning style that is not in sync with the teaching methods used in their classroom. This is an exterior accomplishment; but I chose to consider it by itself. Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near. To be able to follow Mr. I want my daughter to understand the importance of friendship, to know that mean girls will always exist, but that there are strong, wise, supportive, and inspiring women worth surrounding herself with. Writing well is of great consequence in life as to our temporal interest and of still more to the mind; as it teaches a person to arrange their thoughts and digest them.

It is even some of the inspiration for this article. Reflections on miscarriages of conduct, and mistakes in opinion, sink it deep into the mind; especially if those miscarriages and mistakes have been a cause of pain—when we smart for our folly we remember it. Fixed rules cannot be given, it must depend on the nature and strength of the understanding; and those who observe it can best tell what kind of cultivation will improve it. An inflexible adherence to any rule that has been laid down makes children comfortable, and saves the mother and nurse much trouble, as they will not often contest, if they have not once conquered. But what is really of no importance, when considered in this light, becomes of the utmost, when a girl has a fondness for the art, and a desire of excellence. Dissenters "were most concerned with molding children into people of good moral character and habits".


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MANY able pens have dwelt on the peculiar foibles of our sex. At the very least, she'll have a books worth of laughs and the insight to cherish her youth. If they fall down, or strike their heads against any thing, to quiet them they are bid return the injury, and their little hands held out to do it.

Dress ought to adorn the person, and not rival it. In describing the mind in these terms, Locke was drawing on Plato 's Theatetuswhich suggests that the mind is like a "wax tablet".

Instead of these, their heads are filled with improbable tales, and superstitious accounts of invisible beings, which breed strange prejudices and vain fears in their minds.

I have seen kids get up to or above grade level in a matter of months using this approach. Thus, Thoughts appears to be torn between several sets of binaries, such as compliance and rebellion; spiritual meekness and rational independence; and domestic duty and political participation.

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Girls learn something of music, drawing, and geography; Instructions for the education of a daughter book they do not know enough to engage their attention, and render it an employment of the Instructions for the education of a daughter book.

He defines virtue as a combination of self-denial and rationality: "that a man is able to deny himself his own desires, cross his own inclinations, and purely follow what reason directs as best, though the appetite lean the other way" Locke's emphasis.

Trivium 21c by Martin Robinson In a true democracy all citizens share responsibility for their community As a general model of what should happen in schools, this book has it all. While we are looking into another's mind, and forming their temper, we are ins.

The child must learn the sounds letters and combination of letters make and how they string together to form words. This the infant finds out earlier than can be imagined, and it gives rise to an affection devoid of respect.

Detail from Rebecca Solomon's The Governess Wollstonecraft next tried her hand at being a governessbut she chafed at her lowly position and refused to accommodate herself to her employers.

As he writes, the instructor "should remember that his business is not so much to teach [the child] all that is knowable, as to raise in him a love and esteem of knowledge; and to put him in the right way of knowing and improving himself.

These are the main articles; but there are many others, which compared to them are trivial, and yet are of importance. Wollstonecraft argues that women should have all of the intellectual and moral training given to men, though she does not provide women with a place to use these new skills beyond the home.

The beauty of dress I shall raise astonishment by saying so is its not being conspicuous one way or the other; when it neither distorts, or hides the human form by unnatural protuberances. I have known children who could repeat things in the order they learnt them, that were quite at a loss when put out of the beaten track.

Their complaints are mostly in their stomach or bowels; and these complaints generally arise from the quality and quantity of their food.

I hope my daughter acknowledges from a young age just how extraordinary her own likely ordinary life can be. I refuse to let my daughter be one of those women living in the dark!

No distinctions are made, and the esteem which is only due to merit, appears to be lavished on all—Nay, affection is affected; at least, the language is borrowed, when there is no glow of it in the heart.From what we learn in class, which theories would agree that the environment played a key role in Mary's education and ways of thinking?

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