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Anthropology: an creation to the examine of guy and civilization. 512 Pages

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Just what our fathers were quite certain no how knowledge Our informant can has not only increased, widely spread than formerly, could hardly labourer's son now entitled to but is man on us, too, far more the thriving farmer's son schooling practically get is when tell so of right. go on to explain to his hearers how, since good as ths He may then his time, the laws of the land have been improved and better carried out, so that men are no longer hanged for stealing, that them, that life more is done merely punishing to reform the criminal classes instead of and property are safer than in old times.

Is may be that in and animals, neither creatures for his food. where the abundant tilling The defined as follows. which man subsists on wild the soil nor domesticating may dwell in tropical forests and game may allow small clans to Savages fruit one spot and find a living all the year round, while in barer and colder regions they have to lead a wandering life in quest of the wild food which they soon exhaust in any place. In making their rude implements, the materials used by savages are what they find ready to hand, such as wood, stone, and bone, but they cannot extract metal from the ore, and therefore belong to the Stone Age.

Show these great moves in the development of the axe, which began before chronology and history, and has been from the first one of man's chief aids in civilizing himself. It does not follow from such arguments as these that handle. civilization is always on the move, or that always progress. On its movement the contrary, history teaches that remains stationary for long periods, and often To understand mind it back. it must be borne in and the most elaborate arrange- such decline of culture, that the highest arts falls is MAN, ANCIENT AND MODERN.

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