An interesting article, from a Catholic perspective, which critiques an opinion piece in the New York Times by a Catholic cardinal who was countering the idea that neo-Darwinism precludes the idea of a Creator. In the process of critique, there is some interesting discussion about the relationship between science and revelation. Read The Design of Evolution here.
Key concepts: evolution, randomness, neo-Darwinism, chance, science
- So You Want to be an Anti-Darwinian: Varieties of Opposition to Darwinism
'Many different people oppose some or all aspects of Darwin's thinking, or the views that have arisen since and go by the term "Darwinism". This essay distinguishes and names the major varieties of anti-Darwinism. It does not attempt to defend or reject any views, just to provide a map to the conceptual territory.'
- Evolution: Thinking Clearly About Randomness
- The False Dilemma between Neo-Darwinism and Intelligent Design