m which is as essent●ial to the political security of the mass as● the formation of a police forc▓e is necessary for the protection of the▓ individual in civil life.From the outset, th▓e history of human existence has ▓been one of combat. First, in the earl●iest o
f primeval days, archaic● man had to contend with mammoth, cave ●bear, and all the host of extinct ma▓mmals primarily for food, and then for safety ▓when the need for
clearing them▓ away became more and more ap▓parent as population increased.With this in▓crease in numbers grew also the instincti●ve hostility between man and● man.
The desire for conquest is one of h▓is strongest attributes.The stronger has alw▓ays tried to make the weaker su▓bservient; and as time went on, that d●esire was acce
ntuated by the wish to possess th▓e women or slaves—the terms were then syno▓nymous—of the weaker family. It was no ●mere poetic statement, theref▓ore, that the head of a patriarchal h?/p>
ls of f▓amily feud and rapine. 2 But ▓families segregated together● and became tribes; these in their t●urn formed clans under a general head, and th▓is led to the further development of