Cover of Birth Control

Birth Control

Auhtor: Halliday Sutherland

Language: english

Genres:

women studies,  religion,  health
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Review by A. Dent, November 2009


Rating: (****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'Birth Control':

... HIGH DEATH-RATES. Section 1. POVERTY AS NOW EXISTING. Section 2. HIGH BIRTH-RATE NOT THE CAUSE OF HIGH DEATH-RATE: PROVED FROM STATISTICS (a) Canada ...
... long ago if the increase of population had not been limited by certain factors, ranging from celibacy and late marriages to famines, diseases, wars, ...
... works of Sir William Gull. Causes affecting health and shortening life may be inappreciable in the individual, but sufficiently obvious when their ...
... of deep wells, by the absence outside Bengal of fixity of tenure, the landholder having the prospect of his assessment being raised every fifteen or ...
... superior to all human and civil law, by which men have the right to live of the fruits of the soil on which they are born, and in which they are buried. ...
... in the northern boroughs the appalling rate of 120. In England and Wales the lowest infant mortality rate was found to be in the southern rural districts, ...
... East and middle East, be suffering an actual decrease on a large scale. For it has been shown by more than one sociologist (see, for example, the statement ...
... canaries. Is it too much to ask of the House of Commons that they should pass a similar law. We shall see. The dangers of birth control were apparent ...
... vigour there is no need to speak. The city-state, again, however favourable to the development of public spirit and a sense of responsibility, was ...
... area of marshy land became more extensive, mosquitoes more numerous, and the fever more prevalent. In view of the foregoing facts, the following ...
... the British Gynaecological Society, wrote as follows in 1904:. Artificial prevention is an evil and a disgrace. The immorality of it, the degradation ...
... N.19.-Yours, etc. MARIE C. STOPES, President Society for Constructive and Racial Progress.. The italics are mine, and they draw attention ...
... fail, all responsibility for the occurrence of conception rests on her alone because her Malthusian masters have decided that she alone is to ...
... propaganda, and are honestly ignorant of the truth concerning the population and the food supply of the British Empire. They think that if ...
... they have by now almost forgotten. A bad tree cannot bring forth good fruit.. Dr. W.E. Home is right, and the Neo-Malthusian golfer is wrong. ...
... that he mentions have no more moral significance than has the practice of agriculture. Regarded in the light of the law of nature they are neutral actions, ...
... and after the Bradlaugh trial properly presented information on birth control was extending its range with full liberty.' My address is now in the ...
... together with the grave dangers-physical, moral, and religious-thereby incurred, and against the evils with which the extension of such use threatens ...
... charged, on eleven summonses, with having sent an obscene book and obscene literature through the post, and with publishing a blasphemous libel of ...
... encouraged to take a higher and a nobler view of marriage, to overcome their egoism and selfishness, and to practise moderation and self-restraint in ...