John Stuart Mill

On Liberty  (1859)

Chapter I Introductory

Assumption of opening sentence


Relation of popular government and limitation of powers


Principle:  self-protection as sole end for interference with liberty of action


Region of human liberty and basis of free society

Chapter II Of the Liberty of Thought and Discussion

Preliminary Points


If received opinion is false and new one is true


If received opinion is true and new one is false


If received and new opinion are both true and false