Darwin vs Dawkins is a phenomenon of our times

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Darwin shook the status quo but never went as far as publicly denying God. According to James Secord, Professor of History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Cambridge, “It is easy to make Darwin out to be like Richard Dawkins, and to see Darwin as an acid that eats through our belief and faith, but Darwin didn’t see it like that”.

 

Secord goes on to argue that setting religion vs science is more a phenomenon of our times. “Generally speaking…

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