9780941532471

Science and the Myth of Progress

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  • ISBN13:

    9780941532471

  • ISBN10:

    094153247X

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2004-02-01
  • Publisher: Natl Book Network
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Summary

A collection of essays by scholars, philosophers, and scientists offering penetrating answers to some of the most important questions of the day.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
In the Wake of the Fallp. 1
Sacred and Profane Sciencep. 29
Traditional Cosmology and the Modern Worldp. 45
Religion and Sciencep. 77
Contemporary Man, between the Rim and the Axisp. 93
Christianity and the Religious Thought of C. G. Jungp. 111
On Earth as It Is in Heavenp. 133
The Nature and Extent of Criticism of Evolutionary Theoryp. 159
Knowledge and Knowledgep. 181
Knowledge and its Counterfeitsp. 189
Ignorancep. 213
The Plague of Scientistic Beliefp. 221
Scientism: The Bedrock of the Modern Worldviewp. 233
Life as Non-Historical Realityp. 249
Man, Creation and the Fossil Recordp. 259
The Act of Creation: Bridging Transcendence and Immanencep. 269
Epiloguep. 303
Acknowledgmentsp. 309
Biographies of Contributorsp. 311
Indexp. 319
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