The Resource Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic religions, edited by Jitse M. van der Meer, Scott Mandelbrote

Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic religions, edited by Jitse M. van der Meer, Scott Mandelbrote

Label
Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic religions
Title
Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic religions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jitse M. van der Meer, Scott Mandelbrote
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evaluates the mutual influences between scriptural exegesis and hermeneutics and practices of interpretation in natural philosophy and natural sciences. This work aims to provide a historical context for renewed reflection on the role of the hermeneutics of scripture in the development of theological doctrines that interact with natural sciences
Member of
Cataloging source
UIU
Dewey number
220.8/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS650
LC item number
.N38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill's series in church history,
Series volume
v. 36-37
Label
Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic religions, edited by Jitse M. van der Meer, Scott Mandelbrote
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [v. 1]. Up to 1700. pt. 1. On the concept and history of philosophical religions / C. Fraenckel -- Nature and scripture / P. Bright -- Natural knowledge and textual meaning in Augustine's interpretation of Genesis / K.J. Howell -- Entering "this sublime and blessed amphitheatre" / P.M. Bowers -- Interpreting the books of nature and Scripture in medieval and early modern thought / C. Methuen -- Thomas Aquinas on science, sacra doctrina, and creation / W.E. Carroll -- Science and theodicy in Qurʼān 2:6/7 / R.G. Morrison -- The hermeneutics of nature and Scripture in early modern science and theology / K.J. Howell -- The two books and Adamic knowledge / J.J. Bono -- Hermeneutics and natural knowledge in the Reformers / P. Harrison -- pt. 2. God, Scripture and the rise of modern science (1200-1700) / L.M. van der Meer, R.J. Oosterhoff -- Sacred philosophy, secular theology / K.M. Crowther -- "Horrible and blasphemous" / E. Jorink -- Thomas Burnet, biblical idiom, and seventeenth-century theories of the earth / K.V. Magruder -- "Not in the language of astronomers" / S.D. Snobelen -- Creation, time, and biblical hermeneutics in early modern Jewish philosophy / T.M. Rudavsky -- Tycho Brahe, Caspar Peucer, and Christoph Rothmann on cosmology and the Bible / M.A. Granada -- Kepler and Melanchthon on the biblical arguments against Copernicanism / P. Barker -- The debate on the motion of the earth in the Dutch Republic in 1650s / R.H. Vermij -- The biblical argument against Copernicanism and the limitation of biblical authority / M.A. Finocchiaro -- "Our mathematicians have learned and verified this" / V.R. Remmert -- "In the language of men" / S.D. Snobelen
  • [v. 2]. 1700-present. pt. 1. Biblical hermeneutics and the sciences, 1700-1900 / S. Mandelbrote -- Biblical interpretation in the light of the interpretation of nature, 1650-1900 / W. Yarchin -- Jonathan Edwards and the discourses of nature / R.E. Brown -- Georges Cuvier and the use of Scripture in geology / J.M. van der Meer -- Ethnology and the "two books" / G.B. Nelson -- Interpreting Scripture, assimilating science / R. England -- Scriptural facts and scientific theories / R. England -- The will to meaning / B. Kleeberg -- pt. 2. Dutch Calvinists and Darwinism, 1900-1960 / R.P.W. Visser -- Twin sisters with a changing character / G. Harinck -- The problem of faith and scientific knowledge in Russian religious thought of the nineteenth-twentieth centuries / A.V. Nesteruk -- Original sin, biblical hermeneutics, and the science of evolution / J.M. Ashley -- Galileo and the garden of Eden / E.B. Davis, E. Chmielewski -- A post-World War II response to Karl Barth and Rudolf Bultmann / H.W. de Knijff -- The exegesis of science in twentieth-century Arabic interpretations of the Qurʼān / M. Elshakry -- Judaism and the religious crisis of modern science / M. Fisch
Control code
ocn706490856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes in 4, 770 pages, 603 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047425243
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004171923.i-618
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24996440
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706490856
  • brill9047425243

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