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" With savages, the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated; and those that survive commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilized men, on the other hand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination; we build asylums for the imbecile,... "
The Descent of man - Page 161
by Charles Darwin - 1871
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Enigmas of Life

William Rathbone Greg - Future life - 1874 - 322 pages
...German boors, and loose or criminal fugitives from everywhere. * "Descent of Man," I. p. 168. ages, the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated; and...commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilized mtn, on tJw oilier liand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination ; we build asylums for...
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Present conflict of science with the Christian religion, or, Modern ...

Herbert William Morris - Bible and science - 1876 - 686 pages
...nations, he cays : " With savages the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated (?'. e., are killed off), and those that survive commonly exhibit a vigorous...process of elimination ; we build asylums for the imbecile, the maimed and the sick ; we institute poor-laws, and our medical men exert their utmost...
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Marriage and Parentage and the Sanitary and Physiological Laws for the ...

Physician and sanitarian - 1882 - 185 pages
...This subject has been ably discussed by Mr. WR Greg, and previously by Mr. Wallace and Mr. Galton. Most of my remarks are taken from these three authors....process of elimination ; we build asylums for the imbecile, the maimed, and the sick ; we institute poor-laws ; and our medical men exert their utmost...
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Conflict in Nature and Life: A Study of Antagonism in the Constitution of ...

John Stahl Patterson - Life - 1883 - 488 pages
...kind." (Dr. JR Black, Popular Science Monthly). Following Greg, Wallace, and Galton, Darwin says: "With savages, the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated;...the process of elimination; we build asylums for the imbecile, the maimed and the sick; we institute poor laws; and our medical men exert their utmost skill...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 25

Science - 1884
...invigorating the energies, and strengthening the social instincts. But we civilized men, says Mr. Darwin, do our utmost to check the process of elimination ; we build asylums for the imbecile, the maimed, and the sick ; we institute poor-laws ; and our physicians exert their utmost...
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Apologetics: Or, Christianity Defensively Stated

Alexander Balmain Bruce - Apologetics - 1892 - 522 pages
...another might be the adoption of the policy of improving the human race by killing off the weak : " With savages the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated,...survive commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilised men, on the other hand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination. . . . No one who...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The descent of man and seletion in relation to sex

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...This subject has been ably discussed by Mr. WE Greg,9 and previously by Mr. Wallace and Mr. Galton.10 Most of my remarks are taken from these three authors....survive commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilised men, on the other hand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination ; we build asylums...
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Homo-culture; Or, The Improvement of Offspring Through Wiser Generation

Martin Luther Holbrook - Eugenics - 1897 - 238 pages
...to it in his great work, " The Descent of Man," where he says: "With savages, the weak in body and mind are soon eliminated, and those that survive commonly...the process of elimination. We build asylums for the imbeciles, the maimed and the sick; we institute poor laws ; and our medical men exert their utmost...
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The Psychology of Socialism

Gustave Le Bon - Socialism - 1899 - 415 pages
...been preoccupied with this difficult problem. This is what Darwin has to say on the subject : " With savages the weak in body or mind are soon eliminated...survive commonly exhibit a vigorous state of health. We civilised men, on the other hand, do our utmost to check the process of elimination ; we build asylums...
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Current Literature: 1903, Volume 34

Edward Jewitt Wheeler - 1903
...the Descent of Man we see him therefore struggling with the fact that, as he says, "we civilized men do our utmost to check the process of elimination: we build asylums for the imbeciles, the maimed, the sick ; we institute poor-laws ; and our medical men exert their utmost skill...
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