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Title God and nature : historical essays on the encounter between Christianity and science / edited by David C. Lindberg and Ronald L. Numbers.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [1986]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  261.55 G577G    Check Shelf
Description xi, 516 pages : illustrations : 24 cm
Note Rev. papers from an international conference held at the University of Wisconsin--Madison, Apr. 23-25, 1981.
Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 473-484.
Contents Science and the early church / David C. Lindberg -- Science and theology in the middle ages / Edward Grant -- The copernicans and the churches / Robert S. Westman -- Galileo and the church / William R. Shea -- Catholicism and early modern science / William B. Ashworth -- Reformation theology and the mechanistic conception of nature / Gary B. Deason -- Puritanism, separatism, and
science / Charles Webster -- The rise of science and the decline of orthodox Christianity: a study of Kepler, Descartes, and Newton / Richard S. Westfall -- Christianity and the Newtonian worldview / Margaret C. Jacob -- Laplace and the mechanistic universe / Roger Hahn -- The mechanistic conception of life / Jacques Roger -- The shape and meaning of earth history / Martin J.S.
Rudwick -- Geologists and interpreters of Genesis in the nineteenth century / James R. Moore -- Christianity and the scientific community in the age of Darwin / A. Hunter Dupree --
The impact of Darwinian evolution on Protestant theology in the nineteenth century / Frederick Gregory -- The creationists / Ronald L. Numbers -- Modern physics and Christian faith / Erwin N. Hiebert -- Protestant theology and natural science in the twentieth century / Keith E. Yandell.
Subject Religion and science -- History -- Congresses.
Indexed Term Christian doctrine related to science, to 1980
Added Author Lindberg, David C.
Numbers, Ronald L.
ISBN 0520055381 alkaline paper
0520056922 paperback alkaline paper
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