Ironically Quotes (2 quotes)
Ironically ones scientific obsolescence is a direct result of the creativity of his peers.
Wallaces error on human intellect arose from the in adequacy of his rigid selectionism, not from a failure to apply it. And his argument repays our study today, since its flaw persists as the weak link in many of the most modern evolutionary speculations of our current literature. For Wallaces rigid selectionism is much closer than Darwins pluralism to the attitude embodied in our favored theory today, which, ironically in this context, goes by the name of Neo-Darwinism.