Neo-Malthusian

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Neo-Malthusian Designating, or pertaining to, a group of modern economists who hold to the Malthusianism doctrine that permanent betterment of the general standard of living is impossible without decrease of competition by limitation of the number of births.
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Usage

In literature:

Such was the bearing of Theosophical teaching on Neo-Malthusianism, as laid before me by H.P.
"Annie Besant" by Annie Besant
James Mill was the pioneer in advocating Neo-Malthusian methods, though he spoke cautiously.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
It has been seriously suggested that the poor should be systematically taught Neo-Malthusian methods for the limitation of their offspring.
"The Fertility of the Unfit" by William Allan Chapple
The Neo-Malthusian Movement and Race Suicide.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
In France, the practice of neo-malthusianism is chiefly due to reasons of economy.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
But the Neo-Malthusians are incapable of regarding life with anything but a jaundiced eye.
"Stand Up, Ye Dead" by Norman Maclean
The last few pages have been occupied with a statement of the Neo-Malthusian propaganda.
"'I Believe' and other essays" by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
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