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Science and Religion in Dialogue [electronic resource]

edited by Melville Y. Stewart
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Language
English
ISBN
9781444317367 (electronic bk.), 1444317369 (electronic bk.)
Summary
This two-volume collection of cutting edge thinking about science and religion shows how scientific and religious practices of inquiry can be viewed as logically compatible, complementary, and mutually supportive.: Features submissions by both world-class scientists and philosophers; Discusses a wide range of hotly debated issues, among them Big Bang cosmology, evolution, intelligent design, dinosaurs and creation, general and special theories of relativity, dark energy, the Multiverse Hypothesis, and Super String Theory; Includes articles on stem cell research and Bioethics by William Hurlb.
Contents
  • V. 1. Has science really destroyed its own religious roots? / Del Ratzsch
  • God and physical reality : relativity, time, and quantum mechanics / Thomas Greenlee
  • Interaction between science and Christianity / Deborah B. Haarsma
  • Interplay of scientific and religious knowledge regarding evolution / Loren Haarsma
  • The universe makes it probable that there is a God / Richard Swinburne
  • A paleontologist considers science and religion / Peter Dodson
  • Christian faith and biological explanation / Stephen Matheson
  • Religion, naturalism, and science / Alvin Plantinga
  • Science and theology as faithful human activities / Gary Patterson
  • Cosmology and theology / Don N. Page
  • Science under stress in the twentieth century : lessons from the case of early nuclear physics / Richard Peterson
  • The science of religion / Michael J. Murray
  • Belief in God / Kelly James Clark
  • v. 2. Background topics for the science and religion dialogue / Owen Gingerich
  • Stewardship and economic harmony : living sustainability on earth / Calvin DeWitt
  • Cosmology and theism / William Lane Craig
  • Theology and science in a postmodern context / Nancey Murphy
  • Darwin and intelligent design / Francisco J. Ayala
  • The laws of physics and bio-friendliness / Paul Davies
  • Time and opne theism / Dean Zimmerman
  • Science and scripture / Peter van Inwagen
  • The mutuality of science and theology / Alan Padgett
  • Physics and scientific materialism / Stephen M. Barr
  • Biotechnology and human dignity / William Hurlbut
  • Science, emergence, and religion / Philip Clayton
  • Theories and unobservables : the realist/nonrealist debate in science and religion / Bruce Reichenbach.
Description
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxviii, 1120 pages)) : illustrations
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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