The Resource God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, by Victor J. Stenger

God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, by Victor J. Stenger

Label
God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion
Title
God and the folly of faith
Title remainder
the incompatibility of science and religion
Statement of responsibility
by Victor J. Stenger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking at both historical and contemporary contexts, the author argues that religion has played a major role in suppressing scientific pursuit
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stenger, Victor J.
Dewey number
201/.65
Index
index present
LC call number
BL240.3
LC item number
.S737 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and science
  • Christianity
Label
God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, by Victor J. Stenger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The earliest skirmishes -- The rebirth and triumph of science -- Darwin, design, and deity -- Toward the new physics -- Particles and waves -- Cosmos and creator -- Purpose -- Transcendence -- Beyond evolution -- Matter and mind -- Metaphor, atheist spirituality, and immanence -- From conflict to incompatibility -- Why does it matter?
Control code
ocn764387206
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9781616145996
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764387206
Label
God and the folly of faith : the incompatibility of science and religion, by Victor J. Stenger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The earliest skirmishes -- The rebirth and triumph of science -- Darwin, design, and deity -- Toward the new physics -- Particles and waves -- Cosmos and creator -- Purpose -- Transcendence -- Beyond evolution -- Matter and mind -- Metaphor, atheist spirituality, and immanence -- From conflict to incompatibility -- Why does it matter?
Control code
ocn764387206
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9781616145996
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011050570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)764387206

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