„We must... carefully distinguish between two quite different doctrines which Darwin popularised, the doctrine of evolution, and that of natural selection. It is quite possible to hold the first and not the second. Similarly with regard to the doctrines of Darwin's great contemporary Marx, it is possible to adopt socialism but not historical materialism.“

—  J. B. S. Haldane, Introduction, p. 2.
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indischer Genetiker britischer Herkunft 1892 - 1964
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