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" ... agree that but one adult male is seen in a band ; when the young male grows up, a contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest, by killing and driving out the others, establishes himself as the head of the community. "
Totem and Taboo: Resemblances Between the Psychic Lives of Savages and Neurotics - Page 209
by Sigmund Freud - 1919 - 268 pages
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Anthropologia, in which are included the proceedings of the London ...

London anthropological society
...have lived with several wives by himself, like the gorilla ; for all the natives ' agree that but one adult male is seen in a band ; when the young male...establishes himself as the head of the community.' " It by no means follows, however, that primeval man acted like the gorilla in the choice of his wives,...
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The Dial, Volume 1

Moncure Daniel Conway - 1860 - 778 pages
...number. My informants all agree that but one male is seen in a band ; that when the young males grow up a contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest...killing and driving out the others establishes himself at the head of the community.' One would say that the name Simia Engeena might be well replaced by...
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Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature

Thomas Henry Huxley - Apes - 1863 - 159 pages
...all agree in the assertion that but one adult male is seen in a band ; that when the young males grow up, a contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest,...himself as the head of the community." Dr. Savage repudiates the stories about the Gorillas carrying off women and vanquishing elephants, and then adds...
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Cassell's popular natural history

Cassell, ltd - Science - 1863
...of the chimpanzee. Only one adult male is said to be seen in a band ; and when the young males grow up, a contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest,...and driving out the others, establishes himself as head of the band. Dr. Savage says, " the silly stories about their carrying off women from the native...
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Savage Africa: Being the Narrative of a Tour in Equatorial, South-western ...

William Winwood Reade - Africa, West - 1864 - 452 pages
...one adult male is seen in a band ; that when the young males grow up a contest takes place for the mastery, and the strongest, by killing and driving...establishes himself as the head of the community. " Their dwellings, if they may be ,so called, are similar to the chimpanzee, consisting simply of a...
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1871
...have lived with several wives by himself, like the Gorilla ; for all the natives " agree that but one adult male is seen in a band ; when the young male...establishes himself as the head of the community." " The younger males, being thus expelled and wandering about, would, when at last successful in finding...
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The Descent of Man: And Selection in Relation to Sex, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1871 - 491 pages
...have lived with several wives by himself, like the Gorilla ; for all the natives " agree that but one adult male is " .seen in a band ; when the young male...contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest, by 7 Brehm (' Jllust. Thierleben,' B. ip 77) says Cynacepkalm hamadryas lives in great troops containing...
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex, Volume 2

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1872
...have lived with several wives by himself, like the Gorilla ; for all the natives " agree that but one adult male is seen in a band ; when the young male grows up, a contest takes place for masterv, and the strongest, by killing and driving out the others, establishes himself as the head...
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Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature

Thomas Henry Huxley - Apes - 1873 - 184 pages
...all agree in the assertion that but one adult male is seen in a band ; that when the young males grow up, a contest takes place for mastery, and the strongest,...himself as the head of the community." Dr. Savage repudiates the stories about the Gorillas carrying off women and vanquishing elephants, and then adds...
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An Empire of Information: Uniting Four Regions of Thought ...

John McGovern - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1880 - 700 pages
...see more than one grown male in a band. When the young males grow up, a contest takes place for the mastery, and the strongest, by killing and driving out the others, establishes himself at the head of the community. Some of the lowest savages, as the Veddahs, of Ceylon, are strictly confined...
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