Towards Racial Health; A Handbook On The Training Of Boys And Girls, Parents, Teachers & Social…

Paperback | February 7, 2012

byNorah Helena March

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1919 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VI Nature Study In The Service Of Sex Instruction Let Us turn our thoughts now to a point to which reference has been made already, and which now requires fuller treatment in order to make clear the full import of the suggestions which already have been made--viz. instruction of children in the facts and truths relating to parenthood. We must inform ourselves of some of the many instances which are at hand of parenthood among the lower creatures and which will serve to make facts clear in the mind of the child--not only facts concerning the transmission of life from one generation to another, but facts which may serve to bring home great truths. The Creator of all living things implanted within those living things a little of His. own power: the power of bringing new lives into the world--and though in man that power has reached its highest possibilities of expression, it is a power which he shares in common with all organic life; if, therefore, we carl help the young mind to appreciate the universality of the racial powers throughout the kingdom of living things, to realise that each organism is, in a sense, the trustee only, of the spark of life,, we shall go far towards inducing a reverent and responsible attitude towards questions of sex and parenthood. In this chapter, therefore, I hope to show how it may be possible to provide for the answering of children's questions regarding the origin of life. It is quite possible that in dealing with this aspect, much more detail will be given than is actually needed by any one person attempting to answer these questions, but as it is the object of this work to provide information as far as possible to meet the needs of many people, it is necessary to give more than will be likely to meet the needs of one...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1919 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER VI Nature Study In The Service Of Sex Instruction Let Us turn our thoughts now to a point to which reference has been ma...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:84 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217903304

ISBN - 13:9780217903301

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