Statement by Robert Owen: "To the Nations and Peoples of Europe and America"

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Draft manuscript: With the purpose of removing further obstacles towards a happier existence for those that he is addressing, Owen discusses how Man derives his knowledge from instinct and experience, how Man attempts to use this knowledge to shape the state of his existence, the nature of the universe, and that by recognizing the "creating power of the universe," Man can obtain the power of reason.


Stamped number: 1783