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" It is probable," says Dr. RUSH, " that the qualities of body and mind in parents, which produce genius in children, may be fixed and regulated ; and it is possible the time may come, when we shall be able to predict with certainty the intellectual character... "
Education, Its Elementary Principles, Founded on the Nature of Man - Page 47
by Johann Gaspar Spurzheim, Samuel Roberts Wells - 1852 - 338 pages
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A View of the Elementary Principles of Education: Founded on the ..., Volume 1

Johann Gaspar Spurzheim - Criminals - 1828 - 327 pages
...when we shall be able to predict with certainty the intellectual character of children, by knowE 2 ing the specific nature of the different intellectual...marriages of Danish men with the East Indian women produced children that had the countenances and vigorous minds of Europeans ; but no such results appeared...
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The Journal of Health, Volume 4

Hygiene - 1832
...improved beyond imagination, in figure, stature, complexion, health, talents, and moral feelings. " It is probable," says Dr. Rush, " that the qualities...different intellectual faculties of their parents." Three successive generations appear to be necessary to produce an effectual change, be it for health...
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A View of the Elementary Principles of Education: Founded on the Study of ...

Johann Gaspar Spurzheim - Education - 1835 - 318 pages
...of the mother and her vital functions, as digestion, respiration, circulation, &c. during pregnancy as likewise of great weight. " It is probable," says...intermarried with the males of any other European nation." (" On the Influence of Physical Causes on the Intellectual Faculties," p. 119.) Three successive generations...
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The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 2

Phrenology - 1840
...both sexes deserves the greatest attention, and it is unpardonable to neglect that of girls. " > lt is probable,' says Dr. Rush, 'that the qualities of...different intellectual faculties of their parents.' "It is indeed a pity that the laws of hereditary descent are so much neglected, whilst, by attending...
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Transformation and Tradition in the Sciences: Essays in Honour of I Bernard ...

Everett Mendelsohn - Science - 2003 - 592 pages
...qualities of the body and mind in parents which produce genius in children may be fixed and regular, and it is possible, the time may come, when we shall...nature of the different intellectual faculties of their parents.56 Just as Vandermonde and Frank had sought physical perfectibility by bringing together marriage...
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The Measure of Merit: Talents, Intelligence, and Inequality in the French ...

John Carson - History - 2007 - 401 pages
...be the most significant factor in the apportionment of talent. "The time may come," Rush speculated, "when we shall be able to predict, with certainty,...intellectual character of children by knowing the . . . different intellectual faculties of their parents."95 What is most striking about late Enlightenment...
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The Phrenological Journal and Science of Health: Incorporated with ..., Volume 2

Phrenology - 1839
...improved beyond imagination, in figure, stature, complexion, health, talents, and moral feelings. " 'It is probable,' says Dr. Rush, 'that the qualities...different intellectual faculties of their parents.' "Three successive generations appear to be necessary to produce an effectual change, be it for health...
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