The Resource Toward a theology of scientific endeavour : the descent of science, Christopher B. Kaiser

Toward a theology of scientific endeavour : the descent of science, Christopher B. Kaiser

Label
Toward a theology of scientific endeavour : the descent of science
Title
Toward a theology of scientific endeavour
Title remainder
the descent of science
Statement of responsibility
Christopher B. Kaiser
Title variation
Toward a theology of scientific endeavor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Foundations of science are specific conditions of the cosmos, of human intelligence, of cultural beliefs, and of technological structures that make the pursuit of modern science possible. Each of the four foundations of scientific endeavor can be studied as a topic on its own. The concurrent study of all four together reveals several tensions and interconnections among them that point the way to a greater unification of faith and science. This book explores four foundations of scientific endeavour and investigates some of the paradoxes each of them raises. Kaiser shows that the resolution of t
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
261.5/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL240.3
LC item number
.K35 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ashgate science and religion series
Label
Toward a theology of scientific endeavour : the descent of science, Christopher B. Kaiser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-252) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Four Foundations of Scientific Endeavour; 1 Cosmic foundation: the challenge of a lawful universe; 2 Anthropological foundation: the paradox of Science-Fostering Intelligence; 3 Cultural foundation: the challenge of Science-Fostering Beliefs; 4 Societal foundation: the paradox of Science-Fostering Social Systems; 5 Foundations of scientific endeavour and the unity of knowledge; Bibliography; Index of Names; Index of Subjects; Index of Biblical Texts
Control code
ocn341982434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754687641
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b36038374
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)341982434
  • pebcs0754687643

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