Denying Evolution : Creationism, Scientism, and the Nature of Science / Edition 1

Denying Evolution : Creationism, Scientism, and the Nature of Science / Edition 1

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by Massimo Pigliucci
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900878936594
Publisher:
Sinauer Associates, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Prologue: or How I Got into this Mess1
1Where Did The Controversy Come From?4
2Evolution-Creationism 10135
3One Side of the Coin: The Dangers of Anti-Intellectualism81
4Scientific Fundamentalism and the True Nature of Science113
5Creationist Fallacies157
6Three Major Controversies189
7Scientific Fallacies233
8What Do We Do About It?251
Coda: The Controversy That Never Ends283
App. AIntroduction to and Excerpts from David Humes's Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, Where the Topic of Intelligent Design is Discussed Most Thoroughly285
App. BBryan's Last Speech303
Name Index327
Subject Index331

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