Career anxiety is exactly how heterodox thought is policed and stamped out in the academic world.
His choice of targets for criticism and for praise have a lot more to do with his particular agenda than the defects or merits of those whom he critiques.
He defines himself as a Christian who affirms evolution, while also rejecting the name theistic evolutionist.
The father had sent his son a copy of our book, urging him to read it so the two could discuss the evidence and arguments there.
A primary reason why many biologists never question the standard evolutionary model is their very limited training in mathematics.