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Children should not be placed, at a very early age, in schools where they are educated wholesale.

In fact, they live in an inner world of their own. Each individual has the power to modify his way of life, to create around him an environment slightly different from that of the unthinking crowd.

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If it is multi volume set, then it is alexid single volume. The issue of the Unknoqn is by no means extinct. A group of unknown young men, under the guidance of Welch, founded the Johns Hopkins Medical School, and initiated the astonishing progress of pathology, surgery, and hygiene in the United States. It inspires all great advert tures. In fact, the separation of the population of a free country into different classes is not due to chance or to social conventions.

Later, chairs and laboratories of bacteriology were established in all state universities.

But he also belongs to another world: Among the religious organizations, some took refuge in monasteries, while others remained in the world. To the first class belong all reflexes and states of consciousness im- posed on the subject by other individuals or by his social environment. We have not asked how tissues and consciousness would accommodate them- selves to the changes in ths mode of life imposed upon us.

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ALEXIS CARREL Man the Unknown

Such children may be found in all classes of society, although distinguished men appear more frequently in distinguished families than in others. If we were all identical, we could be reared and made to live and work in great herds like cattle. The Society for Psychical Research was founded in London in. A number of normal children are born in the families of de- generates and criminals.

Infamous for his sympathies for the Third Reich and his ideas on eugenics. They are of a more fundamental nature. We have mentioned that natural selection has not played its part for a long while. Carrel was skilled in creating stitches so small that they were invisible on both sides of a sheet of paper. This mode of knowledge is closely analogous to clairvoyance, to the sixth sense of Charles Richet.

And of this world, if his will is indomitable, he may travel over the infinite cycles: The Old Book Shelf Published: They express a rare and almost unknown aspect of ourselves.

Simultane- ously they secrete into the blood certain substances which im- press alexks male or female characteristics on our tissues humours, and consciousness, and give to all our functions their character of intensity. In many instances, at the time of death or of great danger, an individual is brought into a certain kind of relation with another. Therefore, a being of partly foreign origin has taken up its abode in the woman’s body.

Deckle edging is good but shows tanning from age. Although they have been mentioned in every country and at every epoch, they have not been investigated scientifically.

Carrel was occupied with finding a new method of closing a wound in a blood vessel without interrupting the circulation of blood through the body. Each individual should have the security and the stability required for the foundation of a family. The democratic prin- ciple has contributed to the collapse of civilization in oppos- ing the development of an 61ite.


But this degeneration is often superficial. At the ujknown of menstruation the cyst con- taining tne ovum bursts. It fo ohvioyg thatTon the contrary, [ndjyidiial inequa lities rn ust be respected. Tes- ticles amn ovaries possess functions of overwhelming im- portance. Women whp have no children are not so well balanced and become igore nervous than the others. In his main work “Man, the unknown” Carrel propagated that mankind should better itself under the guidance of a elite of intellectuals.

The phantom generally remains silent. But he finds himself in an environment always unknwn different, sometimes hostile. A spermatozoon then penetrates its surface. It alexia in the reality of the Uni- versals and treats men as abstractions. Those who have murdered, robbed while armed with automatic pistol or machine gun, kid- napped children, despoiled the poor of their savings, misled the public in important matters, should be humanely and, economically disposed of in small euthanasic instit utions supplied with p ropeFgases.

The Science of Man We have also ignored cer- tain aspects of his physiological activities. In many American universities, re- search laboratories, destined to further the progress of physiology, immunology, chemistry, etc.

Lindbergh opening the way to organ transplantation. By making the strong still stronger, we could effectively help the weak. The already existing organizations have to undergo important changes in order to become fitted for the work of human renovation.

But its action lasts only during a part of her life.