Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 61 - 70 of 180 on There is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at....
" There is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair. "
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation ... - Page 63
by Charles Darwin - 1864 - 440 pages
Full view - About this book

Principles of Western Civilisation

Benjamin Kidd - Civilization - 1902 - 518 pages
...exception," says Darwin, "to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair." 1 The increase of life, as Mr. Alfred Russel Wallace points out, is always in a geometrical ratio....
Full view - About this book

Principles of Western Civilisation

Benjamin Kidd - Civilization - 1902 - 538 pages
...slow-breeding man," says Darwin, "has doubled in twenty-five years, and, at this rate, in less than a thousand years there would literally not be standing room for his progeny." 2 Of every form of life in the world the same law holds good : its rate of increase tends to overbalance...
Full view - About this book

An Easy Outline of Evolution

Dennis Hird - Electronic book - 1903 - 240 pages
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in less than a thousand years, there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny. "Linnaeus has...
Full view - About this book

The Cosmos and the Creeds: Elementary Notes on the Alleged Finality of the ...

William Usborne Moore - Rationalism - 1903 - 367 pages
...did not occur, no life could exist for long. Every organic being increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...single pair. Even slow-breeding man has doubled in 25 years, and in 1,000 years there would not be standing-room for his progeny. If all the offspring...
Full view - About this book

The Ethical Import of Darwinism

Jacob Gould Schurman - Ethics, Evolutionary - 1903 - 264 pages
...Darwin's general statement "that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair." Hence, as infinitely more individual animals and plants are produced than can possibly survive, nature...
Full view - About this book

General Zo÷logy: Practical, Systematic and Comparative; Being a Revision and ...

James Orton, Charles Wright Dodge - Zoology - 1903 - 512 pages
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by the progeny of a single pair." If the increase of the human race were not checked, there would not be standing room for the descendants...
Full view - About this book

Animals: A Text-book of Zoology

David Starr Jordan, Vernon Lyman Kellogg, Harold Heath - Zoology - 1905
...Even slow-breeding man," says Darwin, " has doubled in twenty-five years. At this rate in less than a thousand years there would literally not be standing room for his progeny. The elephant is reckoned the slowest breeder of all known animals. It begins breeding when thirty years...
Full view - About this book

The Politics of Utility: The Technology of Happiness-applied; Being Book III ...

James MacKaye - Utilitarianism - 1906 - 179 pages
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate, that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate, in less than a thousand years, there would literally not be standing-room for his progeny." 1 Competition...
Full view - About this book

A Series of Lessons in Gnani Yoga (the Yoga of Wisdom.)

William Walker Atkinson, Yogi Ramacharaka - Yoga - 1907 - 302 pages
...is no exception to the rule that every organic being naturally increase^ at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...doubled in twenty-five years, and at this rate in less than a thousand years there would literally not be standing room for the progeny." It has been...
Full view - About this book

Heredity and Selection in Sociology

Georges Chatterton-Hill - Heredity - 1907 - 571 pages
...wrote Darwin, " to the rule that every organic being naturally increases at so high a rate that, if not destroyed, the earth would soon be covered by...slow-breeding man has doubled in twenty-five years, and 1 Darwin, The Origin of Species, p. 106 (edition 1902). at this rate in less than a thousand years...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF