Encyclopedia of science and religion: A-I. Vol. 1

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Wentzel Van Huyssteen
Macmillan Reference USA, Thomson, Gale, Jan 1, 2003 - Electronic books - 1050 pages
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Publisher description: How do the latest medical developments affect our beliefs in faith's healing power? Can artificial intelligence compare with human consciousness? Are genetic engineers interfering with Nature's work? This reference work deals with these questions and others, examining the issues and the history associated with the complex relationship between science and religion. Articles by scientists of many fields, philosophers and thinkers from all the major world religions present a variety of perspectives on the major scientific discoveries of our time and their effects on our religious belief system.

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Thousands of books have been written about the relationship between science and religion, but few can be characterized as reference resources. This two-volume set helps fill that niche with more ... Read full review

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Van Huyssteen is Professor of Systematic Theology and Head of the Department of Biblical Studies at the University of Port Elizabeth in South Africa.

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