Before Darwin, biologists attributed the beauty, integrated complexity, and adaptation of organisms to their environments to a powerful designing intelligence.
Unsurprisingly, many academics have attempted to overturn the conclusion of a beginning through the most creative of means.
It’s refreshing to see such intellectual humility from a figure with Peterson’s status. But not all his followers were thrilled.
The year 2021 witnessed the publication of three similarly but not identically themed books which all oppose the current evolutionary paradigm.
I had once assumed that any opposition to Darwin must necessarily be confined to the ranks of such as Biblical fundamentalists.