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Evolution from Creation to New Creation: Conflict, Conversation, and Convergence

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With theological and scientific expertise, Peters and Hewlett provide a careful and balanced analysis of the wide spectrum of debate between religious faith and biological evolution. Sensitive to the nuances of current, often contentious, argument, the authors clearly distinguish the major players and offer their own constructive theological vision.
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Overview

With theological and scientific expertise, Peters and Hewlett provide a careful and balanced analysis of the wide spectrum of debate between religious faith and biological evolution. Sensitive to the nuances of current, often contentious, argument, the authors clearly distinguish the major players and offer their own constructive theological vision.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780687023745
  • Publisher: Abingdon Press
  • Publication date: 11/1/2003
  • Pages: 216
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Martinez J. Hewlett is Professor Emeritus at University of Arizona & Adjunct Professor at Graduate Theological Union in Berkley, California.

Ted Peters is Professor of Systematic Theology at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary and the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California.

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Table of Contents

Foreword 7
Preface 11
Acknowledgments 15
1 War? Really? 17
2 Darwin, Darwinism, and the Neo-Darwinian Synthesis 35
3 Social Darwinism, Sociobiology, and Evolutionary Psychology 51
4 Scientific Creationism 70
5 Intelligent Design 97
6 Theistic Evolution: A Survey 115
7 Theistic Evolution: A Constructive Proposal 158
Notes 183
Glossary 199
Index 209
Scripture Index 215
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