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The Resource God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, Victor J. Stenger ; foreword by Dan Barker

God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, Victor J. Stenger ; foreword by Dan Barker

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God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion
Title
God and the folly of faith
Title remainder
the incompatibility of science and religion
Statement of responsibility
Victor J. Stenger ; foreword by Dan Barker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking at both historical and contemporary contexts, the author argues that religion has played a major role in suppressing scientific pursuit
Tone
Writing style
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10114680
Cataloging source
DLC
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1935-
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Stenger, Victor J.
Dewey number
201/.65
Index
index present
LC call number
BL240.3
LC item number
.S737 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Religion and science
  • Christianity
Target audience
adult
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the incompatibility of science and religion
Label
God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, Victor J. Stenger ; foreword by Dan Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-388) and index
Contents
The earliest skirmishes -- The rebirth and triumph of science -- Darwin, design, and deity -- Toward the new physics -- Particles and waves -- Cosmos and creator -- Purpose -- Transcendence -- Beyond evolution -- Matter and mind -- Metaphor, atheist spirituality, and immanence -- From conflict to incompatibility -- Why does it matter?
Control code
2011050570
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
408 p.
Isbn
9781616145996
Lccn
2011050570
Label
God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, Victor J. Stenger ; foreword by Dan Barker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-388) and index
Contents
The earliest skirmishes -- The rebirth and triumph of science -- Darwin, design, and deity -- Toward the new physics -- Particles and waves -- Cosmos and creator -- Purpose -- Transcendence -- Beyond evolution -- Matter and mind -- Metaphor, atheist spirituality, and immanence -- From conflict to incompatibility -- Why does it matter?
Control code
2011050570
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
408 p.
Isbn
9781616145996
Lccn
2011050570

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