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Laborious Punishment

than this; that it is any act whatever that a
man has a mind not to do; or in another word
that for any cause on any account whatever is disagreeable to
him.

The is a tax on which an act
An occupation is a series of acts of the same
kind or tending to the same end. There are An occupation
two accounts on which may be disagreeable to a man on either of two
accounts; a positive, as we may say, or a negative.
On a negative positive account when
it is disagreeable in itself, to wit as being productive
more or less immediately in a manner more or less immediate, of some positive pain,
suppose pain of body: on a negative account, when
it is disagreeable not so much in itself, as on account
of it's debarring a man from exercising some
other occupation that is agreeable to him.

An occupation considered in itself or may in
the first instance be either painful, indifferent
or
pleasurable or indifferent: but continued
beyond a certain time and without interruption,
any as in human nature can (such is the constitution of man's nature)
every occupation whatsoever becomes disagreeable:
and the more disagreeable Not only so, but such
as were in the beginning pleasurable, become by
continuance more painful disagreeable than such as were originally indifferent. and such as the more intensely pleasurable
To cut grapes for instance, is an occupation, that at a certain a mark men </del> what at certain times at least is what will probably
to


Identifier: | JB/159/217/004
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 159.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

Box

159

Main Headings

punishment

Folio number

217

Info in main headings field

/active / laborious/ punishment

Image

004

Titles

laborious punishment defined

Category

text sheet

Number of Pages

4

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f1 / f2 / f3 / f4

Penner

jeremy bentham

Watermarks

[[watermarks::l v g propatria [britannia motif]]]

Marginals

jeremy bentham

Paper Producer

caroline vernon

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

in 2 pieces

ID Number

54040

Box Contents

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