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Social Statics: The Conditions Essential to Human Happiness Specified, and ...
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agricultural Alfred Russel Wallace American American Economic Association arbitration called cent century chapter Chicago civilization classes competition compulsory arbitration contract corporations Court desirable discussion economic employer England especially ethical existence extent fact favor forces give growth Herbert Spencer human idea illustration improvement income increase individual Industrial Commission industrial evolution inheritance inheritance tax interests International Typographical Union Jane Addams Jesuit Relations kind labor legislation less liberty manufacturing marriage means ment method modern monopolistic monopoly municipal nation natural monopolies natural selection nature nomic operation organization persons political present private ownership problem production Professor progress public expenditures public ownership question railways reform regulation relations Report result secure slavery social evolution stage statistics struggle taxation things thought tion trade trust Union United wage-earners wages wealth writer York
Page 213 - Nay, take my life and all; pardon not that. You take my house, when you do take the prop That doth sustain my house ; you take my life, When you do take the means whereby I live.
Page 306 - Whenever any person or corporation shall exercise a power of appointment derived from any disposition of property made either before or after the passage of this act, such appointment when made shall be deemed a transfer taxable under the provisions of this act in the same manner as though the property to which such appointment relates belonged absolutely to the donee of such power and had been bequeathed or devised by such donee by will...
Page 423 - And the eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee: nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you.
Page 7 - Evolution is an integration of matter and concomitant dissipation of motion ; during which the matter passes from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity ; and during •which the retained motion undergoes a parallel transformation.
Page 130 - Social progress means a checking of the cosmic process at every step and the substitution for it of another, which may be called the ethical process; the end of which is not the survival of those who may happen to be the fittest, in respect of the whole of the conditions which obtain, but of those who are ethically the best.
Page 180 - ... anarchists, or persons who believe in or advocate the overthrow by force or violence of the Government of the United States, or of all government, or of all forms of law, or the assassination of public officials...
Page 307 - Where the person or persons entitled to any beneficial interest in such property...
Page 77 - Freeman and slave, patrician and plebeian, lord and serf, guild-master and journeyman, in a word, oppressor and oppressed, stood in constant opposition to one another, carried on an uninterrupted, now hidden, now open fight, a fight that each time ended either in a revolutionary reconstitution of society at large, or in the common ruin of the contending classes.
Page 44 - Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and between my herdmen and thy herdmen ; for we be brethren. Is not the whole land before thee ? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.