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dar·win·i·an

(dar-win'ē-ăn),
Relating to or ascribed to Charles Darwin.

darwinian

dar·win·i·an

(dahr-win'ē-ăn)
Relating to or ascribed to Charles Darwin.
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What's more, Darwinian evolutionary theory adopts the norms of good science, including coherence, consistency, and predictive ability.
But the point which concerns me here is that existential responses to Darwinian naturalism vary, quite considerably, and the related suggestion that the 'bleakness charge' ought to incorporate it.
He flatly denied that such a Darwinian process could have produced human rationality: "[N]atural selection could operate only by eliminating responses that were biologically hurtful and multiplying those which tended to survival.
However, in my judgment, we cannot fully comprehend the unresolved tension between faith and reason prevalent in Hemingway's work without acknowledging the degree to which Darwinian theory influenced him.
But Thomas Nagel is a very major intellectual on the American scene and his no-holds-barred deconstruction of Darwinian naturalism is just the sort of critique, coupled with others to be sure, that will, if anything, unravel Darwin's legacy.
As most atheists and agnostics do, they confuse the mechanical/ scientific theory approach of Darwinian or neo-Darwinian evolution with its comprehensive worldview implications.
It was certainly possible to believe in both religion and Darwinian evolution long after the 1860 meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science came to a close.
FPP's attack on Darwinian theory unfolds in two parts.
The Darwinian Extension - Completion, published by Spiderwize, priced pounds 7.
Researchers in this study nevertheless reveal that these systems are incapable of undergoing a Darwinian evolution.
In recent years, however, the familiar concept of the mid-Victorian Darwinian revolution has been increasingly called into question.
Hylton has now completed part two of the trilogy, titled The Darwinian Extension - Transition, which will be available shortly.