improvement of the mind

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It entails, as the writer put it, "elevation and improvement of the mind.
Henrietta Matthews, who are two very worthy ladies fully capable of filling the situations they do, and who use every exertion in their power for the elevation and improvement of the minds of those belonging to the Societies, and all others who apply to them for any instruction that is in their power to give.
Development or improvement of the mind by education or training.
For instance, Chapone's Letters on the Improvement of the Mind sets out a program for home education for girls to match what was taught to boys by their private tutors or schoolmasters.
Chapone's Letters on the Improvement of the Mind may have been modelled on Astell's Proposal.
Though its principal foundations were set in improvement of the mind, this appreciation could also extend to physical recreation.
Hester Mulso Chapone, whose Letters on the Improvement of the Mind (1773) was the most widely read work of the first generation of bluestockings, published nothing after her second volume (Miscellanies in Prose and Verse (1775) ) despite the fact that, as a widow of narrow means, she had found the small additional income from her works to be of great use.
A panel of judges comprised of business and community leaders helped Humana select Kids On The Move from a set of three finalists, with each finalist addressing the improvement of the mind, body or spirit through its work.
113; Hester Mulso Chapone, Letters on the Improvement of the Mind, Addressed to a Young Lady (Boston, 1783), p.
Hester Mulso Chapone, whose Letters on the Improvement of the Mind (1773) was the most widely read work of the first generation of bluestockings, published nothing after her second volume (Miscellanies in Prose and Verse (1775)) despite the fact that, as a widow of narrow means, she had found the small additional income from her works to be of great use.
A panel of judges comprised of business and community leaders helped Humana select MASD from a set of three finalists, with each finalist addressing the improvement of the mind, body or spirit through its work.
Humana narrowed down the pool of applicants to three finalists, with each finalist addressing the improvement of the mind, body or spirit through its work.

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