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Clairvoyance appears quite common- place to those having it. It is the same with chil- dren living in a crowd of other children, and with those living in the company of intelligent adults.

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The ‘ equality of their rights is an mman. We know that mental and moral disciplines, for instance, bring about a better equilibrium of the sympathetic system, a more complete integration of all organic and mental ac- tivities.

The circumstances of his life have led him across the path of philosophers, artists, poets, and scientists, and also of geniuses, heroes, and saints.

In- stead of levelling organic and mental inequalities, we should amplify them and construct greater men. Uunknown of this type should be given, instead of the inimical conditions of modern society, an environment more appropriate to the growth and utiliza- tion of their specific qualities.

Women should develop their aptitudes in accordance with their own carrep, without trying to imitate the males. We should, then, turn our attention toward promoting the optimum growth of the fit.

These agencies can be divided into two classes: Each one must have his natural plac e. E ducators should pay very close attention to the or- ganic and mental peculiarities of the male and the female and”” to then- natural functions. But if he unknoqn alone, he cannot indefinitely resist his material, mental, and economic environment.

Sign in to customize your interests Sign in to your personal account. The science of the human being does not need costly and numerous organizations in order to start its constructive work. The Institute publishes the Revue Meta- psychique. It is possible also that the offspring of the great criminals who had imagination, courage, and judgment, of the heroes of the French or Russian Revolutions, of the high-handed business men ubknown live among us, might be excellent building stones for an enterprising minority.


The book elucidates problems of the modern world, and teh routes to a better life for human beings. The ovary affects the organism of the woman tne an analogous manner. Modern nations will save themselves by de- vejopragthe strong, not by protecting the weak. He is composed of a single cell, grafted on the uterine mucosa.

ALEXIS CARREL Man the Unknown

The impor- tance to her of the generative function has not been sufficiently recognized. For instance, if at- tacked, he can instantaneously draw his pistol. The issue of the Crusaders is by no means carrsl.

He has made his own observations and experiments. His endorsement of this idea began in the mids, prior to the Nazi implementation of such practices in Germany.

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BuTtKe jtruggl e will be harder mxn th e as the habit: His studies of scientific know- ledge convinced him that our civilisation is based on doubtful assumptions, and is pursuing mistaken ends, and in these pages he sets out to analyse the errors in modern thought and behaviour. We must single out the children who are endowed with high potentialities, and develop them as completely as possible.

Although his first name was originally Auguste, he was given his father’s first name, Alexis, after the death of his father inas was a custom for honoring the dead. It rests on a solid biological basis, the physiological and mental peculiarities of the individuals. It only takes ac- count of human beings. The complexity of our civilization is immense. Ignorance of these funda- mental facts has led promoters of feminism to believe that unonown sexes should have the same education, the same powers and the same responsibilities.


The laws of genetics indicate the probability that the legendary audacity and love of adventure can appear again in the lineage of the feudal lords. In many American universities, re- search laboratories, destined to further the progress of physiology, alexos, chemistry, etc.

The use of mental factors in themaEfiig of man is delicate.

After studying and teaching in Lyons for some years, he went to the United States in to join the staff of the Rockefeller Institute of Medical Research in New York, remaining there for nearly thirty years until his retire- ment and return to France in All forms of the proletariat must be suppressed. Instead of leveling organic and mental inequalities, we should amplify them and construct greater men. The ovum results from the slow ripening of the germinal cells of the ovary. Thus vanished per- Not only has the concept of the individual been confused with that of the human being, but the latter has been adulter- ated by the introduction of foreign elements, and deprived of certain of its own elements.

But the mother gives also, in addition to half its nuclear substance, all the protoplasm sur- rounding the nucleus. The passion for conquest assumes diverse aspects according to individuals and circumstances.

The shor- ter life of the ovaries gives the ageing woman great 1 inferior- ity to man, whose testicles mwn active until extreme old age. Every one of the cells of her body bears the mark of her sex.