Religion & science

    Reason and Reality

    By John Polkinghorne

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    Written by perhaps the world's foremost authority on the relationship between science and theology, Reason and Reality brings together essays in which John Polkinghorne pursues more deeply themes touched on in his earlier works. The result is a deeply satisfying interpretation of the nature and scope of human knowledge, the...

    After the Monkey Trial: Evangelical Scientists and a New Creationism

    By Christopher M. Rios

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    A study of evangelical scientists during the middle decades of the twentieth century who resisted the antievolutionary creationist movement.

    Introducing Scoence and Religion

    By Gillian Straine

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    We can look at science and religion and see conflict; or we can separate them into different worlds. This book helps the reader understand both sides of this 'conflict' and how they throw light on each other's approach. Of particular interest is what we are learning about personality, mind and...

    In Praise of Darwin: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer

    By J. David Pleins

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    George John Romanes, close friend and colleague of Darwin, remains a misunderstood figure in the history of evolutionary science. Although his scientific contributions have been valued, his religious journey has been either neglected or misjudged. Scholars typically only acknowledge some of the work on theism he did at the very...

    Religions and Extraterrestrial Life: How Will We Deal With It?

    By David A. Weintraub

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    In this book, the teachings and writings of most major religions are examined one at a time to see whether a given religion has a pre-conceived notion about the uniqueness or superiority of earthbound life relative to extraterrestrial life.

    Canto Classics

    By John Hedley Brooke

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    John Hedley Brooke offers an introduction and critical guide to one of the most fascinating and enduring issues in the development of the modern world: the relationship between scientific thought and religious belief. Brooke stands back from general theses affirming 'conflict' or harmony'.

    Science and Spirituality: Making Room for Faith in the Age of Science

    By Michael Ruse

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    Michael Ruse offers a new analysis of the often troubled relationship between science and religion.

    The Smoke of the Soul: Medicine, Physiology and Religion in Early Modern England

    By Richard Sugg

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    What was the soul? Christians agreed that it was the immortal core of each human being. Yet there was no agreement on where the soul was, what it was, or how it could be joined to the body. The Smoke of the Soul explores the anxieties and excitement generated by...

    Time Loops and Space Twists: How God Created the Universe

    By Fred Alan Wolf

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    The Healing Gods: Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Christian America

    By Candy Gunther Brown

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    This book tells the surprising story of how complementary and alternative medicine, CAM, entered biomedical and evangelical Christian mainstreams despite its roots in non-Christian religions and the lack of scientific evidence of its efficacy and safety.

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