A muddle emerges from textbooks’ unprincipled use of theology.
We know that Darwinian evolution has a long and sordid history of entanglement with issues of race, racism, and eugenics.
Ironically, our students may have more intellectual freedom in China to pursue the truth than they would have in many universities in the United States.
The rule, as he explains, is arbitrary. True, the designing agent inferred by ID theory is not directly observable, but neither are the elementary particles.
One might call the 20th century a “philosopher of the gaps” period, with scientists basking in the headlines and philosophy finding less and less to do.