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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. But all and all a great book and I recomend it. Explains how modern civilization cannot be allowed to continue along its present course and must be guided properly to avoid further degeneration of the human condition and the beauty of civilization. This page was last edited on 25 Juneat The union of man and woman, like that of the higher anthropoids, ought to last at least until the young have no further need of protection.

Owner name label on front end page. The establishment of a hereditary biological aristocracy through voluntary eugenics would be an important step toward the solution of our present problems.

The Man The Unknown by NOBEL PRIZE WINNER Dr. Alexis Carrel

Simple principles were belabored. Methods in common practice at the close of the 19th century, when Dr. Pages have tanned from age but otherwise are clean and unmarked. Carrel advocates a eugenics intellectual elite be set up to guide human breeding and advocates harsh measures be taken against criminal activity, including the death penalty for the worst sorts of criminal activity.


Relates these issues to modern physical theory including that of Einstein and others, and explains the characteristics of physiological time.

No financial or moral rewards should be too great for those who, through the wisdom of their marriage, would engender geniuses. Book is in good condition with some wear to the covers and some slant or twist to he spine.

Man’s Higher Consciousness Indeed, man stands above all things. The author explains the necessity for a change in intellectual outlook and some of the errors d by the Renaissance.

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Reprinted in with the help of original edition published long back []. Halycon House Language: Explains how many of these changes were made with a complete disregard for the nature of man and the need for a more complete knowledge of ourselves. Carrel advocated the use of gasses to rid humanity of “defectives”, thus endorsing the scientific racism discourse.

Society would then be directed by a hereditary aristocracy composed of descendants from the Crusaders, the heroes of the Revolution, the great criminals, the financial and industrial magnates” p.


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Man the Unknown

Explains how science and technology have modified the environment of humanity and altered the habits of man. That many inferior individuals have been conserved through the efforts of hygiene and medicine. Uncommon 49 year old book about a unique pioneering surgeon and controversial theorist.

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Man the Unknown by Alexis Carrel

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. While this book is certainly dated it provides an interesting philosophical study of the role of man and society czrrel the relationship between modern science and civilization. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel.

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