Aspects Of Social Evolution; First Series: Temperaments by John Lionel Tayler

Aspects Of Social Evolution; First Series: Temperaments

byJohn Lionel Tayler

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...Eyes, dark; Hair, black and mostly straight, sometimes dark brown (temperamental feature). (2) Form.--Face, nearly round, greatest width opposite cheek bones (temperamental feature). Features, uniformly coarse, and head short round type, cranial capacity relatively small to size of whole head. Forehead, small receding and less than one-third of face (primitive feature). Middle and lower portions slightly over one-third (temperamental feature). Eye, sockets rounder than northern form and eyes more prominent (temperamental feature). Cheek-bones, wide rather than prominent (temperamental feature). Jaws, small as compared with cheek portion (temperamental feature). Chin, almost absent (primitive feature). Teeth, large and yellow (primitive feature), but differences in size less marked than in sanguine type. Lips, thick, loose, and unshapely (primitive and temperamental features). Nose, broad low bridge (temperamental feature), and fleshy fat nostrils (temperamental and primitive features). Ears, lobe thick and large (primitive and temperamental feature), whole form of ear flat, little curved, large and appearing near to the top of head because of small cranial capacity PRIMITIVE SHORT-LIMBED TYPE. (primitive features). Neck, short, thick, and fat (temperamental and primitive features). Body, shoulders, sloping, limbs short with small but thickly fashioned hands and feet. Relatively large abdominal development (temperamental feature), small heavily fashioned hands and feet, with rounded short limbs (feminine as well as primitive feature). Short and stout of person. Circulation sluggish. (3) Mental Characteristics.--Passions, rather large eaters and drinkers, but inclined to be fastidious in choice of food and drink. Extremely sensual. Not fond...

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Title:Aspects Of Social Evolution; First Series: TemperamentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217441203

ISBN - 13:9780217441209

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