Evolution vs. Creationism An Introduction

ISBN-10: 0313344272

ISBN-13: 9780313344275

Edition: 2nd 2008

Authors: Eugenie C. Scott, Eugenie Carol Scott

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The evolution versus creationism conflict is here to stay. Even after their devastating defeat in the Kitzmiller v. Dover decision, advocates of intelligent design and other forms of creationism continue to revise their strategies for undermining the teaching of evolution-and thus of science in general-in American schools. In this revision of Evolution vs. Creationism, Eugenie Scott, one of the leading proponents of teaching evolution in the schools, describes these ever-changing efforts to undermine science education and shows what students, parents, and teachers should be aware of to help ensure that American science education prepares our students to compete in the 21st century. This second edition of Evolution vs. Creationism will help readers better understand the issues involved in these debates. It expands and updates the original work with: An insider's look at the Kitzmiller v. Dover trial BLA new selection of primary source documents on "The Creationism/Evolution Controversy in the Media" Up-to-date analysis of the most recent creationist challenges across the country The revision also expands and updates the collection of primary source documents that address cosmology, law, education, popular culture, and religious issues from all sides of the debate, as well as the resources for further information.
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Book details

List price: $55.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 12/30/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 376
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.046
Language: English

FOREWORD: The Unmetabolized Darwin ACKNOWLEDGMENTS PREFACE INTRODUCTION: The Pillars of Creationism PART I: Science, Evolution, Religion, and Creationism CHAPTER 1. Science: Truth Without Certainty CHAPTER 2. Evolution CHAPTER 3. Beliefs: Religion, Creationism, and Naturalism PART II: A History of the Creationism/Evolution Controversy CHAPTER 4. Before Darwin to the Twentieth Century CHAPTER 5. Eliminating Evolution, Inventing Creation Science CHAPTER 6. Neocreationism CHAPTER 7. Testing Intelligent Design and Evidence Against Evolution in the Courts PART III: Selections from the Literature CHAPTER 8. Cosmology, Astronomy, Geology CHAPTER 9. Patterns and Processes of Biological Evolution CHAPTER 10. Legal Issues CHAPTER 11. Educational Issues CHAPTER 12. Religious Issues CHAPTER 13. The Nature of Science CHAPTER 14. Creationism and Evolution in the Media REFERENCES FOR FURTHER EXPLORATION NAME INDEX SUBJECT INDEX
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