| 1811
...as 1.2.4.8.16.32.64.128.256., and subsistence only in an arithmetical ratio, as 1.2.3.4.5.6.7-8.9. **In two centuries the population would be to the possible...the principle of population still retains its full** foi-ce. — Such is the account rendered by Mr. Malthus of the dispensation of Providence with respect... | |
| Wakefield, Edward - 1812
...supposing the present population equal to a thousand millions in two centuries, it 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 checks to population which... | |
| John Bowen (of Bridgewater.), William IV (King of Great Britain) - 1835 - 111 sider
...one. The result, he says, would be as follows : — " In two 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... | |
| David Hoffman - 1836 - 880 sider
...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 4,096 to 13, and** in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable.'* The natural power, then, of the... | |
| Henry Charles Carey - 1837
...increase as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, H, !i ; and thus, that in two centuries the population would be to the **means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, as 4,096 to 13; and** in 2,000 years, the difference would be almost incaleulable, were it not that this tendency is checked,... | |
| Henry Charles Carey - 1840
...increase as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 ; and thus, that in two centuries the population would be to the **means of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries, as 4,096 to 13; and** in 2,000 years, the difference would be almost incalculable, were it not that this tendency is checked,... | |
| Francis Bowen - 1856 - 546 sider
...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 4,096 to 13; and** in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable." We cannot find much comfort in... | |
| FRANCIS BOWEN - 1859
...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 4,096 to 13; and** in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable." We cannot find much comfort in... | |
| Francis Bowen - 1859 - 546 sider
...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 4,096 to 13 ; and** in two thousand years, the difference would be almost incalculable." We cannot find much comfort in... | |
| Francis Bowen - 1870 - 495 sider
...4, 8, 16, 32, and subsistence as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. In two 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." Malthus does not find much comfort... | |
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