Webs of Reality: Social Perspectives on Science and Religion / Edition 1

Webs of Reality: Social Perspectives on Science and Religion / Edition 1

by William A. Stahl
     
 

An examination of the interrelationship between religion and science from the perspective of the social sciences See more details below

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An examination of the interrelationship between religion and science from the perspective of the social sciences

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ISBN-13:
9780813531076
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction: Finding a Place at the Table1
Pt. ISoteriology
1The Sacred Myth of Science23
2Writing the History of Science37
Pt. IISaintliness
3The Iconography of Science53
4The Newtonian Revolution69
Pt. IIIMagic
5Magicians, Reformers, and Scientists85
6As If by Magic101
7Technology as Magic117
Pt. IVTheodicy
8The Moral of the Dinosaur135
Pt. VMystery and Objectivity
9The Science Wars159
10Naturalism, Science, and Religion171
11History and Hermeneutics183
12The Centrality of Dialogue195
Notes205
Selected References225
Index231

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