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The Resource Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew

Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew

Label
Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew
Title
Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As past president of both the History of Science Society and the American Society of Church History, Ronald L. Numbers is uniquely qualified to assess the historical relations between science and Christianity. In this collection of his most recent essays, he moves beyond the cliches of conflict and harmony to explore the tangled web of historical interactions involving scientific and religious beliefs. In his lead essay he offers an unprecedented overview of the history of science and Christianity from the perspective of the ordinary people who filled the pews of churchesor loitered around out
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Numbers, Ronald L
Dewey number
261.55
Index
index present
LC call number
BL245.N86 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and science
  • Church history
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Church history
  • Religion and science
  • Geloof en wetenschap
  • Christendom
Label
Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-189) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. Science and Christianity among the People: A Vulgar History; 2. Science without God: Natural Laws and Christian Beliefs; 3. Reading the Book of Nature through American Lenses; 4. Experiencing Evolution: Psychological Responses to the Claims of Science and Religion; 5. Charles Hodge and the Beauties and Deformities of Science; 6. ''The Most Important Biblical Discovery of Our Time'': William Henry Green and the Demise of Ussher's Chronology; 7. Science, Secularization, and Privatization: A Concluding Note; Notes; Index
Control code
476244683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199851379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611165222
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
116522
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476244683
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Science and Christianity in pulpit and pew
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-189) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. Science and Christianity among the People: A Vulgar History; 2. Science without God: Natural Laws and Christian Beliefs; 3. Reading the Book of Nature through American Lenses; 4. Experiencing Evolution: Psychological Responses to the Claims of Science and Religion; 5. Charles Hodge and the Beauties and Deformities of Science; 6. ''The Most Important Biblical Discovery of Our Time'': William Henry Green and the Demise of Ussher's Chronology; 7. Science, Secularization, and Privatization: A Concluding Note; Notes; Index
Control code
476244683
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199851379
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786611165222
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
116522
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476244683
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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