There’s no doubt that the confrontation with Darwinian evolution in the 19th century stole much of the confidence of traditional faith leaders.
He built up to his final act of treason against politically correct expectations with his last book, The Kingdom of Speech, a repudiation of Darwinism.
Can we be frank? Cootsona’s treatment of ID is pathetic. As “scholarship,” it’s embarrassing.
Unlike chemistry or physics, evolutionary biology is politically weaponized science.
Wilson’s forthcoming biography appears to be part of a larger rethink of evolution that is bubbling away in a variety of areas.