Evolutionary Psychology “Wrong in Almost Every Detail”

first_imgSeems like Darwinism can’t get anything right about the human psyche.  Sharon Begley, writing in the Wall Street Journal, discussed David J. Buller’s new book, Adapting Minds (MIT Press, 2005), and found it “the most persuasive critique of evo psych I have encountered.”  Buller details why evolutionary psychology, despite its bravado, fails to explain rape, child abuse, and even normal sexual attraction.  Begley was so convinced, she said, “After ‘Adapting Minds,’ it is impossible to ever again think that human behavior is the Stone Age artifact that evolutionary psychology claims.”The Darwinian explanatory edifice is being dismantled before the eyes of the watching world, one crumbling mud brick at a time.(Visited 14 times, 1 visits today)FacebookTwitterPinterestSave分享0last_img

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