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ERIC Number: EJ443690
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
And Now, a Message for Today's Students from Ben Franklin.
Levy, Tedd
Social Education, v55 n6 p358-59 Oct 1991
Suggests that Benjamin Franklin's autobiography contains many useful messages for today's students. Discusses Franklin's list of virtues that he followed in an attempt at attaining moral perfection. Includes temperance, industry, justice, tranquillity, and humility. Describes the message of Franklin's lesson as one of achieving through effort without attaining perfection. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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