By Peter Harrison

Lately, the kin among technological know-how and faith were the thing of renewed realization. advancements in physics, biology and the neurosciences have reinvigorated discussions concerning the nature of existence and supreme truth. even as, the expansion of anti-evolutionary and clever layout pursuits has led many to the view that technology and faith are inevitably in clash. This ebook offers a accomplished advent to the kin among technological know-how and faith, with contributions from historians, philosophers, scientists and theologians. It explores the influence of faith at the origins and improvement of technology, spiritual reactions to Darwinism, and the hyperlink among technology and secularization. It additionally bargains in-depth discussions of up to date concerns, with views from cosmology, evolutionary biology, psychology, and bioethics. the amount is rounded out with philosophical reflections at the connections among atheism and technological know-how, the character of medical and non secular wisdom, and divine motion and human freedom.

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