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Civilisation : its cause and cure and other essays / by Edward Carpenter.

  • Carpenter, Edward, 1844-1929.
Date
1921
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Publication/Creation

London : George Allen & Unwin, 1921.

Physical description

299 pages ; 19 cm

Edition

(Newly-enl. and complete ed.)

Notes

"Complete edition, Jan. 1921".

Contents

Preface to complete edition.--Civilisation: its cause and cure.--Modern science: a criticism.--The science of the future: a forecast.--Defence of criminals: a criticism of morality.--Exfoliation: Lamarck versus Darwin.--Custom.--A rational and humane science.--The new morality.--Appendix--being notes on some of the characteristics and customs of pre-civilised peoples.

Languages

  • English


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