Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: we account for the low acceptance in the USA? • The evolution debate has become politicized. – The Republican Party has adopted Creationism as part of a platform to consolidate their support in the Midwest & South. – In the 1990’s, 7 state Republican platforms included explicit demands for the teaching of “Creation Science” – In a recent Republican presidential debate no one would admit they believed in evolution. This is Biology 200 This is Biology 200 EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY • The first course in the biology major • It is first because “Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution” • It is the most important paradigm in biology What is Biological Evolution? What is Biological Evolut...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 09/28/2009 for the course BIO 200 taught by Professor Herreid during the Spring '07 term at SUNY Buffalo.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online