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new science and the old religion

Thornwell Jacobs

new science and the old religion

by Thornwell Jacobs

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Published by Oglethorpe university press in Oglethorpe University, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and science.,
  • Evolution.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thornwell Jacobs ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL240 .J3 1935
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, [1], 526 p. incl. front., illus., maps, diagrs.
    Number of Pages526
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17968622M
    LC Control Number35011731

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The idea of an inevitable conflict between science and religion was decisively challenged by John Hedley Brooke in his classic Science and Religion: Some Historical Perspectives (Cambridge, ).

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Oglethorpe University, Ga., Oglethorpe University Press [©]. Science and Religion, 2 nd edition is the most up-to-date introduction to the study of religion and the natural sciences.

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