Reductionism, Natural Selection, and Hereditarianism

3400 words Assertions derived from genetic reductionist ideas also ignore the abundant and burgeoning evidence that genes are outcomes of evolutionary processes and not bases of them. (Lerner, 2021: 449) Genetic reductionism places (social) problems “in the genes” and so if these problems are “in the genes” then we can either (1) use gene therapy, … Continue reading Reductionism, Natural Selection, and Hereditarianism