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D. Appleton, 1913 - Emotions - 372 pages
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In which Darwin tries to categorise and explain the evolution of facial expressions and to demonstrate the similarity between human races and between them and other species. It seems odd that he was ... Read full review

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Page 240 - Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead ! In peace there's nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility ; But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger...
Page 335 - Thou know'st the mask of night is on my face, Else would a maiden blush bepaint my cheek For that which thou hast heard me speak to-night. Fain would I dwell on form, fain, fain deny What I have spoke: but farewell compliment! Dost thou love me? I know thou wilt say 'Ay,' And I will take thy word: yet, if thou swear'st, Thou mayst prove false: at lovers' perjuries, They say, Jove laughs.
Page 291 - Fear came upon me and trembling, which made all my bones to shake. Then a spirit passed before my face; the hair of my flesh stood up : it stood still, but I could not discern the form thereof : an image was before mine eyes, there was silence, and I heard a voice saying, Shall mortal man be more just than God ? Shall a man be more pure than his Maker?
Page 290 - Fear is often preceded by astonishment, and is so far akin to it, that both lead to the senses of sight and hearing being instantly aroused. In both cases the eyes and mouth are widely opened, and the eyebrows raised. The frightened man at first stands like a statue motionless and breathless, or crouches down as if instinctively to escape observation.
Page 365 - I ! Is it not monstrous that this player here, But in a fiction, in a dream of passion, Could force his soul so to his own conceit That from her working all his visage wann'd ; Tears in his eyes, distraction in 's aspect, A broken voice, and his whole function suiting With forms to his conceit...
Page 291 - In thoughts from the visions of the night, when deep sleep falleth on men, Fear came upon me, and trembling, which made all my bones to shake. Then a spirit passed before my face ; the hair of my flesh stood up: It stood still, but I could not discern the form thereof: an image was before mine eyes, there was silence, and I heard a voice, saying, Shall mortal man be more just than God?
Page 241 - Disguise fair nature with hard-favour'd rage ; Then lend the eye a terrible aspect ; Let it pry through the portage of the head Like the brass cannon ; let the brow o'erwhelm it As fearfully as doth a galled rock O'erhang and jutty his confounded base, Swill'd with the wild and wasteful ocean. Now set the teeth and stretch the nostril wide, Hold hard the breath and bend up every spirit To his full height.
Page 365 - He who gives way to violent gestures will increase his rage; he who does not control the signs of fear will experience fear in a greater degree; and he who remains passive when overwhelmed with grief loses his best chance of recovering elasticity of mind.
Page 9 - Fear, when strong, expresses itself in cries, in efforts to escape, in palpitations, in tremblings; and these are just the manifestations that go along with an actual suffering of the evil feared. The destructive passion is shown in a general tension of the muscular system, in gnashing of teeth and protrusion of the claws, in dilated eyes and nostrils, in growls ; and these are weaker forms of the actions that accompany the killing of prey.
Page 325 - It is not the simple act of reflecting on our own appearance, but the thinking what others think of us, which excites a blush.

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Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 . The expression of the emotions in man and animals Electronic Text Center, University of Virginia Library ...
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URBANOWICZ ON DARWIN/September 1996
Paper includes a short biography and commentary on aspects of Charles Darwin's scientific research, particularly in the context of the times and in relation ...
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JSTOR: The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals.
The EXPRESSION of the EMOTIONS in MAN and ANIMALS. By CHARLES DARWIN, ma, frs, etc. With Photographic and other Illustrations. London: Murray, 1872. ...
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The Expression Of The Emotions In Man And Animals - Chapter II by ...
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Darwin's "The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals", by ...
Editor Charles H. Smith's Note: A book review printed in the January 1873 number of the Quarterly Journal of Science. Original pagination indicated within ...
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The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals - Wikipedia, the ...
The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals is a book by the British naturalist Charles Darwin published in 1872, on how animals and humans express ...
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PEP Web - Darwin, Charles. The Expression of the Emotions in Man ...
The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals. (New York: Philosophical Library, pp. xi 371, with 8 additional pages of recent photographs; 1955, ...
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Blackwell Synergy - Ann NY Acad Sci, Volume 1000 EMOTIONS INSIDE ...
Volume 1000 EMOTIONS INSIDE OUT: 130 Years after Darwin's The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals Page 296-299, December 2003 ...
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Project Gutenberg Edition of The Expression of the Emotions in Man ...
Project Gutenberg Presents. The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals. by Charles Darwin · Project Gutenberg Release #1227 (March 1998) ...
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