The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill, Volume XIX - Essays on Politics and Society Part 2
Vol. 19 of the 33 vol. Collected Works contains a number of Mill’s essays on politics and his book Considerations on Representative Government.
The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill, Volume XIX - Essays on Politics and Society Part II, ed. John M. Robson, Introduction by Alexander Brady (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1977).
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Table of Contents
- THOUGHTS ON PARLIAMENTARY REFORM 1859
- RECENT WRITERS ON REFORM 1859
- CONSIDERATIONS ON REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT 1861
- CHAPTER I: To What Extent Forms of Government are a Matter of Choice
- CHAPTER II: The Criterion of a Good Form of Government
- CHAPTER III: That the Ideally Best Form of Government is Representative Government
- CHAPTER IV: Under What Social Conditions Representative Government is Inapplicable
- CHAPTER V: Of the Proper Functions of Representative Bodies
- CHAPTER VI: Of the Infirmities and Dangers to which Representative Government is Liable
- CHAPTER VII: Of True and False Democracy; Representation of All, and Representation of the Majority Only
- CHAPTER VIII: Of the Extension of the Suffrage
- CHAPTER IX: Should there be Two Stages of Election?
- CHAPTER X: Of the Mode of Voting
- CHAPTER XI: Of the Duration of Parliaments
- CHAPTER XII: Ought Pledges to be Required from Members of Parliament?
- CHAPTER XIII: Of a Second Chamber
- CHAPTER XIV: Of the Executive in a Representative Government
- CHAPTER XV: Of Local Representative Bodies
- CHAPTER XVI: Of Nationality, as Connected with Representative Government
- CHAPTER XVII: Of Federal Representative Governments
- CHAPTER XVIII: Of the Government of Dependencies by a Free State
- CENTRALISATION 1862
- Appendix A Taylor’s Statesman (1837)
- Appendix B Appendix to Dissertations and Discussions, Vol. I (1859)
- Appendix C Jowett on Civil Service Examinations (1854)
- Appendix D Substantive Variants between the People’s Edition and the final Library Edition of On Liberty
- Appendix E Substantive Variants between the People’s Edition and the final Library Edition of Considerations on Representative Government
- Appendix F Bibliographic Index of Persons and Works Cited in the Essays, with Variants and Notes