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" ... one general law, leading to the advancement of all organic beings, namely, multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die. "
The Popular Science Monthly - Page 601
1885
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Person, Grace, and God

Philip A. Rolnick - 2007 - 281 pages
...young cuckoo ejecting its foster brothers, — ants making slaves, — the larvae of ichneumonidae feeding within the live bodies of caterpillars, —...vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die. Models that attempt to explain natural altruistic behavior in terms of natural selection are models...
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The Evolutionary Imagination in Late-Victorian Novels: An Entangled Bank

John Glendening - 2007 - 254 pages
...ejecting its foster-brothers, — ants making slaves, — the larvae of ichneumonidae feeding with the live bodies of caterpillars, — not as specially...vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die" (Origin 243-44). "Nor ought we to marvel . . . if some of them ["contrivances in nature"] be abhorrent...
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On the Origin of Species: By Means of Natural Selection Or the Preservation ...

Charles Darwin - 2007 - 329 pages
...the young cuckoo ejecting its foster-brothers,— ants making slaves, — the larvae of ichneumonidaj feeding within the live bodies of caterpillars,—...of one general law, leading to the advancement of aO organic beings, namely, multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die. CHAPTER VIII....
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Minoan Kato Zakro: A Pastoral Economy

Judith Reid - 2007 - 206 pages
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Brutes in Suits: Male Sensibility in America, 1890–1920

John Pettegrew - 2007 - 434 pages
...affinity between human beings and other animals. He described instincts, for example, as manifestations of "one general law, leading to the advancement of...multiply, vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die."2 This tendency to convert Darwinian narratives into natural law has been extended in evolutionary...
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On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - 2007 - 556 pages
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The Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - 1956 - 488 pages
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Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand, Volume 86

1958 - 558 pages
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Yale Scientific Monthly, Volumes 7-8

1901 - 634 pages
...the laws, here emphasized, of "centripetal and centrifugal" forces come as close home as Darwin's " one general law leading to the advancement of all...vary, let the strongest live and the weakest die."* But, as the author says: "the results have a broader application than is at first apparent, and underlie...
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papers on animal population genetics

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