The Darwiniana takes on the one-sidedness of Darwinism

See:

http://darwiniana.com/2011/07/07/two-levels-to-evolution/

Landon writes: Lamarck understood the point, which Darwin lost, which is that some ‘drive toward complexity’ (the phrase causes its own problems) is matched with what happens otherwise: adaptation and natural selection. That his evolutionary process impinges on the metaphysical doesn’t change the fact that two levels are needed in evolutionary explanation. Darwinism reduces everything to one level.

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