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Entries from June 2012

Detecting evolution

June 27th, 2012 · No Comments

http://www.amazon.com/Descent-Man-Revisited-World-History/dp/0984702903/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1334320689&sr=1-1: Descent of Man Revisited has a different strategy from many books on evolution, even critical ones: it exposes the limits of explanation in accounts of human evolution, and demands that ‘theory’ address the real complexity of human nature and its emergence. The fact is that we simply don’t have any good information, apart from […]

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Meta-evolution and culture

June 26th, 2012 · No Comments

Descent of Man Revisited focusses on the ‘macro effect’ which disposes of ‘group selection’ and its alternative. http://edge.org/conversation/the-false-allure-of-group-selection The current campaign against group selection is suspicious from the start: Darwinian fundamentalism, and ideology mixed. I hold no brief for group selection but the alternative proposed is not a theory of evolution. The obsession with genes […]

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Missing evolution completely

June 26th, 2012 · No Comments

http://www.amazon.com/Descent-Man-Revisited-World-History/dp/0984702903/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1334320689&sr=1-1 The study of world history raises the suspicion that science has missed evolution completely in deep time: A Devastating Question An unsettling possibility surrounds the claims of standard evolutionists: how do we know that evolution does not occur in high speed bursts on the order of centuries or a few millennia, thus essentially beyond […]

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Kindle version for DMR very inexpensive

June 24th, 2012 · No Comments

http://www.amazon.com/Descent-Revisited-World-History-ebook/dp/B007UIA80W/ref=tmm_kin_title_0?ie=UTF8&m=AG56TWVU5XWC2&qid=1334320689&sr=1-1 The Kindle version of Descent of Man Revisited is now $2.99 (2.60 euros), so go for it! Get this basic critique under your belf, and try to figure the claim that world history holds the clue to human evolution.

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Why no theory of human evolution? paleontologists confused by Darwinism

June 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

When You Can’t Answer the Argument, Attack the Credentials of the Person Offering It http://www.evolutionnews.org/2012/06/when_you_cant_a061271.html David Klinghoffer June 22, 2012 4:29 PM | Permalink Some critics of Science and Human Origins charge that the authors have no business writing about the subject because they aren’t paleoanthropologists. One anonymous critic posted on Amazon that because Ann […]

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