Re: The left does not evolve

Dave Rindos (arkeo4@UNIWA.UWA.EDU.AU)
Fri, 13 May 1994 08:03:47 +0800

On Thu, 12 May 1994, Nancy Bowles wrote:

> Matthews is
> not arguing that cultures don't change, he is specifically critiquing the
> linear, uni-directional, trope that is associated with the term "cultural
> evolution."

In that, he has the same aim as ALL of the cultural selectionists who
have been working on this problem in the last 20 years.


whose distinctly Darwinian position also hasn't gotten in the way of
confronting problems of power relationships gone bad.