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How did Thomas Jefferson view education?

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2011-07-25 18:24:51
2011-07-25 18:24:51

Jefferson claimed that a civilized nation that was both ignorant and free "never was and never will be".

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law, education, philosophy

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Thomas Jefferson was definitely for using and having slaves. In fact he had many slaves himself.

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Thomas Jefferson graduated from the William and Mary College of Law with a degree as a lawyer.

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The separation of church and state.

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In Jefferson's view, the educated elite should be the ones to hold office. He also believed in education for everyone. Thomas Jefferson was the 3rd U.S. President.

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He had quite a negative view of people speaking that he studied law.

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Thomas Jefferson felt education was important because it was the tool that would promote the growth of concepts such as liberty and freedom. He also felt education would teach citizens how to be responsible citizens.

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His interpretation was a strict view of the constitution.

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Jefferson attended and graduated from the college of Maryhe alos needsa a shower

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he learn by reading and going to school

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He believed it was unconstitutional and was against it.

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its important to him because he became a lawyer.

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yes he graduated from William and Mary College.

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thomas Jefferson owned 187 slaves. though he was against slaves he owned them anyhow thomas Jefferson owned 187 slaves. though he was against slaves he owned them anyhow

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Jefferson was dead and gone when it was proposed, but he would have opposed it.


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