Impetus for a holistic view at Ernst Haeckel

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Impetus for a holistic view at Ernst Haeckel
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Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919) was regarded as the "German Darwin" and was both highly praised and controversial as an evolutionary researcher and university lecturer. And he was a scientist who used artistic funds to make his findings clear and understandable for everyone. However, his preoccupation with the family trees of life also led him to racial theory, which the National Socialists referred to in their racial ideology. At the same time, Haeckel’s theory of evolution provided political strategists in the GDR with numerous arguments in favour of their materialistic beliefs. ...
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