Paleonet: Evolution and Creationism in America's Classrooms

Shimada, Kenshu KSHIMADA at
Thu May 22 02:01:41 UTC 2008


This is an interesting read.

Berkman, M.B., J.S. Pacheco, and E. Plutzer.  2008.  Evolution and
Creationism in America's Classrooms: A National Portrait.  PLoS Biology
6(5):e124, which is downloadable at:

If you have no time reading the whole paper, read at least the last two
sentences of the text on page 923 (immediately above "Supporting
Information").  The conclusion is rather obvious, but it's nice to see
it spelled out.

Kenshu Shimada, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Environmental Science Program
   and Department of Biological Sciences
DePaul University
2325 N. Clifton Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60614, USA
Research Associate in Paleontology
Sternberg Museum of Natural History
Fort Hays State University
3000 Sternberg Drive
Hays, Kansas 67601, USA

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