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" The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean race are well known, and this race, while inferior in bodily stamina to both the Nordic and the Alpine, is probably the superior of both, certainly of the Alpines, in intellectual achievement. In the field... "
The Passing of the Great Race, Or, The Racial Basis of European History - Page 229
by Madison Grant - 1918 - 296 pages
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Scribner's Magazine, Volume 61

Edward Livermore Burlingame - 1917
...are traceable for the most part to the north. "The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean races are well known, and this race, while inferior in bodily...certainly of the Alpines, in intellectual attainments. . . . We may note that these influences are so deeply rooted in everyday consciousness that the average...
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Reading character at sight, Volume 4

Katherine Melvina Huntsinger Blackford, Arthur Newcomb - Characters and characteristics - 1918
...feudalism, class distinction and race pride among Europeans are traceable for the most part to the north. both the Nordic and the Alpine, is probably the superior...the field of art its superiority to both the other Europea . races is unquestioned. "Before leaving this interesting subject of the correlation of spiritual...
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Reading Character at Sight

Katherine Melvina Huntsinger Blackford, Arthur Newcomb - Characters and characteristics - 1918
...class distinction and race pride among Europeans are traceable for the most part to the north. botli the Nordic and the Alpine, is probably the superior...of both, certainly of the Alpines, in intellectual attainment?. In the field of art its superiority to both the other Europea . races is unquestioned....
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Natural History

Natural history - 1922
...indication of the evidence upon which they rested. Of the Mediterranean race, for example, it was said: "The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean race...is probably the superior of both, certainly of the Alpine, in intellectual attainments. In the field of art its superiority to both the other European...
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To Be Suddenly White: Literary Realism and Racial Passing

Steven J. Belluscio - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 288 pages
...vulgarized by them. (PGR 89-90) More specifically to the present study, Grant allows that the "Mediterranean race," "while inferior in bodily stamina to both the...Nordic and the Alpine, is probably the superior of both ... in intellectual attainments," especially art, literature, and scientific research (PGR 229). However,...
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American Nerd: The Story of My People

Benjamin Nugent - Psychology - 2008 - 224 pages
...north. Nordics, crucially, were not the smartest race in Grant's pseudoscience, just the most noble. The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean race...superiority to both the other European races is unquestioned . . . He went on to note that Negroes have demonstrated throughout recorded time that they are a stationary...
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The Journal of heredity, Volume 8

American Genetic Association - Plant-Breeding - 1917
...essentially peasant character of the Alpines." "The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean raee are well known, and this race, while inferior in bodily...of both, certainly of the Alpines, in intellectual achievement. In the field of art its superiority to both the other European races is unquestioned."...
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