Creationism's Trojan Horse: The Wedge of Intelligent Design / Edition 1

Creationism's Trojan Horse: The Wedge of Intelligent Design / Edition 1

by Barbara Forrest, Paul R. Gross, Paul R. Gross
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195157427

ISBN-13: 9780195157420

Pub. Date: 01/08/2004

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Forrest and Gross expose the scientific failure, the religious essence, and the political ambitions of "intelligent design" creationism. They examine the movement's "Wedge Strategy," which has advanced and is succeeding through public relations rather than through scientific research. Analyzing the content and character of "intelligent

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Overview

Forrest and Gross expose the scientific failure, the religious essence, and the political ambitions of "intelligent design" creationism. They examine the movement's "Wedge Strategy," which has advanced and is succeeding through public relations rather than through scientific research. Analyzing the content and character of "intelligent design theory," they highlight its threat to public education and to the separation of church and state.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195157420
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/08/2004
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.40(d)
Lexile:
1520L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Probability Distributions.- Linear Models for Regression.- Linear Models for Classification.- Neural Networks.- Kernel Methods.- Sparse Kernel Machines.- Graphical Models.- Mixture Models and EM.- Approximate Inference.- Sampling Methods.- Continuous Latent Variables.- Sequential Data.- Combining Models.

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