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Among the religious organizations, some took refuge in monasteries, while others remained in the world. Telepathic communications occur frequently. He feels at ease in their company. In jan American universities, re- search laboratories, destined to further the progress of physiology, immunology, chemistry, etc. Berghahn Books, Oxfordp. They generate male or female cells. Alexis Carrel, the Man Unknown: Then the ovum is projected upon the membrane of the Fallopian tube and is transported by the vibrating cilia of this membrane uknnown the uterus.

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The direction csrrel the institutions of learning, and of those which apply to man the results of the special sciences, from biological chemistry to political economy, should not be given to specialists, because specialists are exaggeratedly in- THE REMAKING OF MAN Our social frame, our material and mental background, should be rebuilt.

Therefore, a being of partly foreign origin has taken up its abode in the woman’s body.

We have amputated his moral, sesthetic, and religious functions. It has contributed to the disappearance of the family as a social unit, and to the weakening of intelligence and moral sense. The science of the human being does not need costly and numerous organizations in order to start its constructive work.


That all our states of consciousness, all our dreams, those of the mathematicians as well as those of the lovers, are equally true. He hte not observe, he does not think. Others took refuge in monasteries, in charitable or contemplative orders, where they found poverty and hard work, but also dignity, beauty, and peace. By making the strong still stronger, we could effectively help the weak. It believes in the reality of the Uni- versals carrsl treats men as abstractions.

We must single out the children who are endowed with high potentialities, and develop them as completely as possible. Only the female element is essential. But we cannot prevent the reproduc- tion of the weak when they are neither insane nor criminal, or destroy sickly or defective children as we do the weaklings in a litter of puppies.

This fact must be squarely faced. He wants wealth, knowledge, power, pleasures. They could be replaced by smaller and less expensive institutions. It is the newcomers, peasants and proletarians from primitive European countries, who beget latge families.

Those who are obliged to work uninterruptedly accommodate themselves to all events. Testicle cells unceasingly pro- duce, during the entire course carre life, animalcules endowed with very active movements, the spermatozoa. See Der Mensch, das unbekannte Wesen. Or among peasants living on the same spot for centuries. As already pointed out, gigantic sums are now required to maintain prisons and insane asylums, and protect the public against gangsters and lunatics.


He does not pretend t o deal with things th at lie out- the fielcl of scientific observation. The alezis of the Crusaders is by no means extinct. The beauty of the universe will necessarily grow with the strength of our organic and psychological activities. There were the monas- tic orders, the orders farrel chivalry, and the corporations of artisans. Purchase access Subscribe now.

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After studying and teaching in Lyons for some years, he went to the United States in to join the staff of the Rockefeller Institute of Medical Research in New York, remaining there for nearly thirty years until his retire- ment and return to France in He appertains to the surface of the earth, exactly as trees, plants, and animals do.

These qualities are generally hidden under the cloak of degeneration. There remains the unsolved problem of the immense num- aleis of defectives and criminals.

ALEXIS CARREL Man the Unknown

But each one has his own personality. This cell separates into two parts and the development of the embryo begins. Such is our universe. But inaction augments all sufferings.