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The war of the Jesus and Darwin fishes : religion and science in the postmodern world / John C. Caiazza.

Author/Creator:
Caiazza, John.
Publication:
New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 178 p. ; 24 cm.
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Contents:
Introduction: The war of the Jesus and Darwin fishes
Religion and science in the postmodern world
The postmodern world
Sources of the on-going conflict
Shifting grounds of the "war" between religion and science
The fog of war
The reductive temptation
Kuhn's new history of science
Galileo's enduring career
Why the physicists speak of God
The dissolving gene
How evolution came from outer space
Evolutionary psychology and the inevitability of religious belief
The agony of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Scientific technology is the return of magic
The dynamic relation between religion and science
Comparative religion and scientific law
The dynamic relationship of religion and science in the postmodern world
Conclusion: A vision of tolerable order.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-171) and index.
ISBN:
9780765803801 (alk. paper)
0765803801 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
123968119