How did World War I change creationism in Europe? Check out part four of the National Center for Science Education’s series.
If you’ve been following the series, you’ve read what historians Ron Numbers, Taner Edis, and Adam Shapiro had to say. How did World War I change the history of creationism in the USA? In Turkey? In textbooks?
In today’s post, Abraham C. Flipse of VU University Amsterdam puts in his two cents. Flipse attracted attention a couple years ago with his history of creationism in the Netherlands.
Obviously, the devastation of the war was much closer to home in the Netherlands. How would creationism’s history have been different in this “stronghold of creationism” if the war had never happened?
Read Dr. Flipse’s post to find out!