9781565891487

Out of the Labyrinth

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  • ISBN13:

    9781565891487

  • ISBN10:

    1565891481

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2002-01-01
  • Publisher: Natl Book Network
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Summary

"The last hundred years of scientific and philosophical thought have caused dramatic upheavals inhow we view our universe, our spiritual beliefs, and ourselves. Increasingly, people are wonderingif enduring spiritual and moral truths even exist.Out of the Labyrinth brings fresh insight and understanding to this difficult problem. Waltersdemonstrates the genuine compatibility of scientific and religious values, and how science and ourmost cherished moral values actually enrich and reinforce one another."

Table of Contents

Foreword 9(4)
Introduction 13(3)
Preface to the 1988 (revised) edition 16(1)
Preface to the 2001 (revised) edition 17(4)
The Crises
21(12)
Institutions and the Individual
33(14)
Nihilism and the Search for Values
47(18)
Values---Absolute, or Relative?
65(16)
Truth Is Not Reasonable!
81(28)
Catching the Right Wave
109(14)
Truth in Relativity---Part I The Discipline of Experience
123(16)
Truth in Relativity---Part II Directional Relativity
139(24)
Meaning in Evolution?---Part I
163(20)
Meaning in Evolution?---Part II What Is Life?
183(12)
Meaning in Evolution?---Part III What Is Matter?
195(16)
Meaning in Evolution?---Part IV Is Evolution Progressive?
211(16)
In Search of an Absolute
227(18)
The Law of Transcendence
245(24)
About the Author 269(2)
Index 271

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