Appreciating Historian Jacques Barzun’s Critique of Darwinism | Evolution News

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In his book Darwin, Marx, Wagner: Critique of a Heritage, Barzun was audacious enough to subject Darwin to a withering barrage of criticism, despite Darwin’s heroic status among scientists and academics. Continue reading Appreciating Historian Jacques Barzun’s Critique of Darwinism | Evolution News

“In China We Can Criticize Darwin,” …

Recently I had a conversation with a new Chinese acquaintance, who disclosed a thoughtful interest in questions about biological and cosmic origins. I quoted the remark from Chinese paleontologist Jun-Yuan Chen, “In China we can criticize Darwin, but not the government; in America, you can criticize the government, but not Darwin.”I thought this would get a knowing laugh – Yes, you silly Americans with your strange reverence for a long-dead Victorian Englishman. Instead, it drew a small and what I took to be a…careful, circumspect smile. That surprised me.

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R48G: the eonic model and Judeo-Christianity, historical materialism, end of history discourse, and communism/democracy 

R48G: the eonic model and Judeo-Christianity, historical materialism, end of history discourse, and communism/democracy June 29th, 2017 •

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End of history or end of eonic sequence? – 1848: The Ends of History

archive: end of history or end of eonic sequence? man’s true freedom can’t emerge under domination by the market… July 2nd, 2017 • This version of the eonic model stages a far better version of bot…

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