George Sand, who was a firm believer in the doctrine of heredity, devotes a whole volume of her autobiography (Histoire de ma vie, 1857 seq.) to the elaboration of this strange pedigree.
Bateson, Mendel's Principles of Heredity (Cambridge, 1909); E.
Hence, at the end of the cth century, the heredity of offices as well as of fiefs.
The horror aroused by this crime did not long deaden the feeling, at least in official circles, that something must be done to introduce the principle of heredity, as the surest means of counteracting the aims of conspirators.
Trans., London, 1899); Weismann, Essays upon Heredity (Eng.
All these principles are consistent with Francis Galton's law of particulate inheritance in heredity, and with the modern doctrine of " unity of characters " held by students of Mendelian phenomena.
Allen, "Heredity of Coat Colour in Mice," Proc. Amer.
Allen, "Mendel's Law and the Heredity of Albinism," Proc. Amer.
Xviii.; C. C. Hurst, "Experimental Studies on Heredity in Rabbits," Journ.
They are subjects for a scientific psychology employing the historical method with the conceptions of heredity and development, and calling to its aid, as such a psychology will do, the investigations of all the sociological sciences.
Unable to take Milan, Conrad issued in May 1037 an edictum de beneficiis, by which he decreed that the principle of heredity should apply in Italy to lands held by sub vassals,, and that this class of tenants should not be deprived e;f their lands except by the sentence of their peers, and should retain the right of appeal to the emperor.
Philips son was the first of the Capets who was not crowned during his fathers lifetime; a fact clearly showing that the principle of heredity had now been established beyond discussion.