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" In the distant future I see open fields for far more important researches. Psychology will be based on a new foundation, that of the necessary acquirement of each mental power and capacity by gradation. Light will be thrown on the origin of man and his... "
Science, Myth Or Magic?: A Struggle for Existence - Page 39
by Samuel Anthony Barnett - 2000 - 210 pages
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Encyclopaedia britannica: a dictionary of arts, sciences ..., Volume 14

Hugh Chisholm - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1910
...into the foreground, never flinched from recognizing that man could not be excluded from his theory. " Light will be thrown on the origin of man and his history " (Origin, ed. i. 488). Owen could not face the wrath of fashionable orthodoxy. In his Rede Lecture...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 14

Hugh Chisholm - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1910
...the foreground, never flinched from recognizing that man could not be excluded from his theory. ." Light will be thrown on the origin of man and his history " (Origin, ed. i. 488). Owen could not face the wrath of fashionable orthodoxy. In his Rede Lecture...
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Mystery of the sexes: with chapters on the sexual evolution of the human ...

Francis H. Buzzacott - Psychology - 1914 - 183 pages
...statement: I see in the future open fields for far more important researches and discoveries, and much light will be thrown on the origin of man and his history, and it may yet be proven that all life has descended from some primordial individual—as have the...
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My generation: an autobiographical interpretation, Volume 1893

William Jewett Tucker - 1919 - 464 pages
...admitted, we can dimly foresee that there will be a considerable revolution in natural history. ... In the distant future I see open fields for far more...foundation, that of the necessary acquirement of each natural power and capacity by gradation. Light will be thrown on the origin of man and his history."...
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English, Science, and Engineering: A Collection of Expository Essays for ...

Joshua Lawrence Eason, Maurice Harley Weseen - English essays - 1921 - 446 pages
...Especially bitter antagonism was aroused by Darwin's suggestion that, by means of his theory "much light will be thrown on the origin of man and his history." The unthinking and the careless thinkers accused Darwin of teaching that man is descended from monkeys....
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Literary Darwinism: Evolution, Human Nature, and Literature

Joseph Carroll - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 276 pages
...Close to the end of the Origin, surveying the prospects for the theory he has propounded, he declared, "In the distant future, I see open fields for far...will be thrown on the origin of man and his history" (2003, p. 397). The future was not so distant as Darwin fancied, at least not in the short run. Darwin...
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Literary Darwinism: Evolution, Human Nature, and Literature

Joseph Carroll - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 276 pages
...Origin, surveying the prospects for the theory he has propounded, he declared, "1n the distant future, 1 see open fields for far more important researches....will be thrown on the origin of man and his history" (2003, p. 397). The future was not so distant as Darwin fancied, at least not in the short run. Darwin...
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The Evolution of Darwinism: Selection, Adaptation and Progress in ...

Timothy Shanahan - Philosophy - 2004 - 342 pages
...implications of his theory for understanding in an entirely new way the workings of the human mind: "In the distant future I see open fields for far more...acquirement of each mental power and capacity by gradation" (Darwin 1859, p. 488). According to some critics of evolutionary psychology, Darwin's prediction has...
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San Spirituality: Roots, Expression, and Social Consequences

J. David Lewis-Williams, David G. Pearce - Religion - 2004 - 267 pages
...pis 14, 15. Roots in the Brain: A Neurological Interlude In the distant future I see open fields for more important researches. Psychology will be based...necessary acquirement of each mental power and capacity 1n/ gradation. Light will be thrown on the origin of man and Ins histon/. —Charles Darwin, 18591...
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