Science held hostage: what's wrong with creation science and evolutionism

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InterVarsity Press, 1988 - Religion - 189 pages
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Howard J. Van Till, Davis A. Young and Clarence Menninga show how advocates of both creation science and evolutionism have abused scientific evidence and overstepped the boundaries of scientific investigation to promote their causes. 189 pages, paper

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Contents

Charting the Course
9
The Path Most Traveled
27
Science Held Hostage by Creationism
45
Copyright

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