... the human species would increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as 4096 to 13, and... A Reply to the Essay on Population: By the Rev. T. R. Malthus. In a Series ... - Σελίδα 83των William Hazlitt - 1807 - 378 σελίδεςΠλήρης προβολή - Σχετικά με αυτό το βιβλίο
| John Bowen - 1835 - 111 σελίδες
...centuries, the Population would be to the Means of Subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as 4,096 **to 13; and in two .thousand years the difference would be almost incalculable."** Here we have a most formidable display of figures. JVothing can be more awful to speculative hypochon1... | |
| David Hoffman - 1836 - 880 σελίδες
...centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as 4,096 **to 13, and in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable.'*** The natural power, then, of the principle of population being so much beyond that of production, the... | |
| 1841
...centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9 ; in three centuries, 4,096 **to 13; and in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable.** Now to meet this, at first sight, alarming calculation, let us first inquire into the possible population... | |
| Dugald Stewart - 1855
...In two centuries and a quarter, the population would l>e to the means of subsistence as 512 to 10 ; **in three centuries, as 4096 to 13 ; and in two thousand...years, the difference would be almost incalculable,** though the produce in that time would have increased to an immense extent." * [Mr. Malthus is here... | |
| Dugald Stewart - 1855
...In two centuries and a quarter, the population would be to the means of subsistence as 512 to 10 ; **in three centuries, as 4096 to 13 ; and in two thousand...years, the difference would be almost incalculable,** though the produce in that time would have increased to an immense extent." * [Mr. Malthusinhcrc referred... | |
| Dugald Stewart - 1855
...In two centuries and a quarter, the population would be to the means of subsistence as 512 to 10 ; **in three centuries, as 4096 to 13 ; and in two thousand...years, the difference would be almost incalculable,** though the produce in that time would have increased to an immense extent." * [Mr. Malthus is here... | |
| Francis Bowen - 1856 - 546 σελίδες
...centuries, the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, as 4,096 **to 13; and in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable."** We cannot find much comfort in the fact, that the human race have already inhabited this globe for... | |
| Francis Bowen - 1859 - 546 σελίδες
...centuries, the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9 ; in three centuries, as 4,096 **to 13 ; and in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable."** We cannot find much comfort in the fact, that the human race have already inhabited this globe for... | |
| FRANCIS BOWEN - 1859
...centuries, the population would be to the means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, as 4,096 **to 13; and in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable."** We cannot find much comfort in the fact, that the human race have already inhabited this globe for... | |
| George Drysdale - 1861 - 592 σελίδες
...8, 16, 32, 64, .128, 256, subsistence would only increase at the rate of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. **In this supposition, no limits whatever are placed to the produce of the earth. It** щay increase for ever, and be greater than any assignable quantity ; yet still the power of population,... | |
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