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Right of Reply: Our Response to Jerry Coyne

Right of Reply: Our Response to Jerry Coyne

Jerry Coyne has offered a response in the pages of Quillette to David Gelernter’s provocative article, “Giving Up Darwin.” Gelernter rejected the standard model of neo-Darwinian evolution for a simple reason: he looked at three pieces of scientific evidence that appeared to be incompatible with that model: The sudden

Günter Bechly, Brian Miller and David Berlinski
Günter Bechly, Brian Miller and David Berlinski
Darwinism
David Gelernter is Wrong About Ditching Darwin

David Gelernter is Wrong About Ditching Darwin

I’ve never been one to judge somebody’s arguments by their scholarly credentials. After all, two major contributors to my own field of evolutionary genetics, Gregor Mendel and Charles Darwin, were amateur naturalists and autodidacts trained more thoroughly in theology than in biology. So when well-known Yale professor and

Jerry A. Coyne
Jerry A. Coyne
Charles Darwin