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Science & religion

opposing viewpoints

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Published by Greenhaven Press in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and science.,
  • Religion and science.

  • About the Edition

    Presents opposing viewpoints about the relationship between religion and science, both historically and in the present.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesScience and religion.
    StatementJanelle Rohr, book editor ; Bonnie Szumski, assistant editor.
    SeriesOpposing viewpoints series, Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
    ContributionsRohr, Janelle, 1963-, Szumski, Bonnie, 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL240.2 .S323 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination233 p. :
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2406573M
    ISBN 100899084311, 0899084060
    LC Control Number87038066

    The book also won a John Burroughs Medal for Distinguished Nature Writing and was chosen as a Best Science Books of by NPR’s Science Friday. Books considered for the award are nominated by scholars working in areas of science, nature, religion, and technology and by academic and popular presses. Religion is weaved throughout the book. The author defends the belief of multiple religions at once, and that as people, we all have choices to believe in one, three, or even more religions.

    by Ian Barbour. Ian G. Barbour is Professor of Science, Technology, and Society at Carleton College, Northefiled, Minnesota. He is the author of Myths, Models and Paradigms (a National Book Award), Issues in Science and Religion, and Science and Secularity, all published by HarperSanFrancisco.   Religion and Science is a definitive contemporary discussion of the many issues surrounding our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our scientific is a significantly expanded and feshly revised version of Religion in an Age of Science, winner of the American Academy of .

      Buy a cheap copy of Rocks of Ages. Science and Religion in book by Stephen Jay Gould. Revered and eminently readable essayist Stephen Jay Gould has once again rendered the complex simple, this time mending the seeming split between the two Rocks of Free shipping over $Cited by:   "These questions form the nucleus of today's debate between science and religion. This book is a guide for that debate, identifying the questions, isolating the issues and pointing to ways the questions can be resolved." "There are four possible ways, says John F. Haught, that we can view the relationship between religion and :


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