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Science and Religion A Historical Introduction

ISBN-10: 0801870380
ISBN-13: 9780801870385
Edition: 2002
Authors: Gary B. Ferngren
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Description: The 30 essays in this volume survey the relationship of Western religious traditions to science from the start of the Christian era to the late 20th century. The collection introduces a variety of approaches to understanding their intersection,  More...

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Book details

List price: $29.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 8/1/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.518
Language: English

The 30 essays in this volume survey the relationship of Western religious traditions to science from the start of the Christian era to the late 20th century. The collection introduces a variety of approaches to understanding their intersection, suggesting a model of complex interaction.

Introduction
Science and Religion: Conflict or Complexity?
The Conflict of Science and Religion
The Historiography of Science and Religion
The Premodern Period
Aristotle and Aristotelianism
Early Christian Attitudes toward Nature
Medieval Science and Religion
Islam
The Scientific Revolution
The Copernican Revolution
Galileo Galilei
Early Modern Protestantism
Causation
Mechanical Philosophy
Isaac Newton
Natural Theology
Transformations in Geology, Biology, and Cosmology, 1650-1900
Geology and Paleontology
Natural History
Charles Darwin
Evolution
Cosmogonies
The Response of Religious Traditions
Roman Catholicism since Trent
Evangelicalism and Fundamentalism
Creationism since 1859
The Scopes Trial
The Theological Implications of Modern Science
Physics
Twentieth-Century Cosmologies
Scientific Naturalism
The Design Argument
Ecology and the Environment
Current Historiographical Issues
Gender
The Social Construction of Science
Postmodernism
Index

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