Taking the whole earth, instead of this island, emigration would of course be excluded; and, supposing the present population equal to a thousand millions, the human species would increase as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence... The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 361edited by - 1804Full view - About this book
| Thomas Robert Malthus - Population - 1807
...inereafe as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, i6, 32, 64, i28, 256', and fubfiftence as i, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, **8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to the means of** fubfiftence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as 4096 to i3, and in two thoufand years the difference... | |
| William Hazlitt - Electronic book - 1807 - 378 pages
...increase as the numbers 1, 2, " 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 236, and subsistence as '' 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, **8, 9. In two centuries " the population would be to the means of** sub" sistence as 256 to 9 ; in three centuries as " 4096 to 13, and in two thousand yrars, the " difference... | |
| William Hazlitt - Electronic book - 1807 - 378 pages
...increase as the numbers 1, 2, *' 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 2-56, and subsistence as »' 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, **8, 9. In two centuries *' the population would be to the means of** sub" sistence as 256 to 9 ; in three centuries as " 4096 to 13, and in two thousand years, the »'... | |
| Thomas Robert Malthus - 1809
...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...centuries as 4096 to 13, and in two thousand years** th«r difference would be almost incalculable. In this supposition no limits whatever are placed to... | |
| Wakefield, Edward - Ireland - 1812
...thereby excluded ; and 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... | |
| 1812
...would increase as tin numbers 1,2,4, 8, 10/32, 61, 128, 250, and sub sutence as 1,2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, **8, 9. In two centuries the population would be to the means of subsistence** a* 256 to 9." This excessive lorce of population therefore, over the means of subsistence, must be... | |
| William Shepherd, Jeremiah Joyce, Lant Carpenter - Education - 1815
...as the numbers 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256, and subsistence as 1,2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Hence, **in two centuries, the population would be to the means...years the difference would be almost incalculable.** Upon this supposition, no limits whatever are placed to the produce of the earth, it may increase for... | |
| English literature - 1817
...increase as the nuinberi 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...years the difference would be almost incalculable.'** — vol. ip 15. After reading this prefatory statement, we naturally expect to learn, iu the subsequent... | |
| English literature - 1817
...increase as the .lumbers 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...of subsistence as 256 to 9; in three centuries as** 400.6 to 13, and in two thousand years the difference would be almost incalculable.' — vol. ip 15.... | |
| Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1818
...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...years, the difference would be almost incalculable. in** some situations, as in the northern states of America, where the means of subsistence have been more... | |
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