Home > Science > Ken Miller on Darwinism

Ken Miller on Darwinism

The truth is that evolution, however persuasive, is a biological theory fashioned to explain descent with modification. By what logic could anyone pretend that principles found to apply to biological systems must also apply to social organizations, societies or nations? Economic theorists may derive colorful analogies, insight and even inspiration from evolution, but to prove the validity of economic theories by mere reference to evolution, a biological theory, seems to me to be stretching Darwin’s good work too far. (Miller, pg175, 1999)

Miller K., (1999). Finding Darwin’s God. New York, New York. Harper Collins  Books. Pg-175.

Advertisements
Categories: Science
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: