Religion & science

    Evolution, Religion, and Cognitive Science: Critical and Constructive Essays

    Hardback £63.18

    This evolutionary cognitive science of religion is concerned specifically with exploring the relationship between the evolution of the human mind, the evolution of culture in general, and the origins and subsequent development of religion. This volume brings together specialists from different disciplines to reflect on these questions.

    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...

    The Language and Science of Faith

    By Francis Collins

    Paperback £10.89

    World-renowned scientist Francis Collins and fellow scientist Karl Giberson show how we can embrace both science and faith, without compromising either. Their fascinating treatment explains how God cares for and interacts with his creation while science offers a reliable way to understand the world he made.

    God\'s Planet

    By Owen Gingerich

    Hardback Save £1.53 = £14.42

    Many scientists look at the universe and conclude we are here by chance. The astronomer and historian Owen Gingerich looks at the same evidence--and the fact that the universe is comprehensible to our minds--and sees it as proof for the intentions of a Creator-God. The more rigorous science becomes, 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

    Paperback Save £0.82 = £15.17

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

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