Posterity; Its Verdicts and Its Methods or Democracy A.D. 2100

TitlePosterity; Its Verdicts and Its Methods or Democracy A.D. 2100
Year for Search1897
Authors[Newton], [Alex]
Date Published1897
PublisherWilliams and Norgate
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsMale author, UK author
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Authoritarian eutopia based on eugenics–“We assist with evolution, which consists partly in the selection and rejection of the unfit” (13). Citizenship is restricted to the mentally, morally, and physically best. Education stresses vocational training.

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The end of the text indicates that a second volume was planned, but there is no evidence of one being published.

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1897 [Newton, Alex]. Posterity; Its Verdicts and Its Methods or Democracy A. D. 2100. London: Williams and Norgate. The end of the text indicates that a second volume was planned, but there is no evidence of one being published. L, PSt

Authoritarian eutopia based on eugenics–“We assist with evolution, which consists partly in the selection and rejection of the unfit” (13). Citizenship is restricted to the mentally, morally, and physically best. Education stresses vocational training.