Against Yale polymath David Gelernter, atheist Jerry Coyne had to resort to engaging the actual arguments.
If implemented, would these ideas have succored those who faced discrimination in universities, including Eric Hedin, Scott Minnich, or Dean Kenyon?
The point of Dr. Keas’s book is historical but also very timely: Scientists who challenge materialism today face discrimination as heretics that squelches their research and teaching.
Career anxiety is exactly how heterodox thought is policed and stamped out in the academic world.
University of Chicago evolutionist Jerry Coyne suffers from cognitive dissonance.