Religion and Science

Religion and Science

by Ian G. Barbour, Ian G. Barbour
     
 

ISBN-10: 0060609389

ISBN-13: 9780060609382

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

Religion and Science is a definitive contemporary discussion of the many issues surrounding our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our scientific age. This is a significantly expanded and feshly revised version of Religion in an Age of Science, winner of the

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Religion and Science is a definitive contemporary discussion of the many issues surrounding our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our understanding of God and religious truth and experience in our scientific age. This is a significantly expanded and feshly revised version of Religion in an Age of Science, winner of the American Academy of Religion Award for Excellence and the Templeton Book Award. Ian G. Barbour--the premier scholar in the field--has added three crucial historical chapters on physics and metaphysics in the seventeenth century, nature and God in the eighteenth century, and biology and theology in the nineteenth century. He has also added new sections on developments in nature-centered spirituality, information theory, and chaos and complexity theories.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060609382
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Series:
Gifford Lectures
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,205,089
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.96(d)

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