Unformatted text preview: Checks were the things that he believed to help control the human population. Preventative checks involved misery, and lead to vices. These immoral vices could result from delaying marriage. He also believed that homosexuality was an immoral check on the population. Minor marriage-A minor marriage is when two children are arranged to be married when they are young. They grow up together and live like siblings until they are old enough to support themselves. This system seems to produce long lasting relationships with low divorce rates, however children who have minor marriages have less children than people who meet later in life. This is because they grow up having a sibling relationship instead of an intimate relationship....
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- Spring '08
- Evolution, Interpersonal relationship, preventative checks