Evolution Vs. Creationism

An Introduction
Scott, Eugenie Carol (Book - 2005 )
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Evolution Vs. Creationism

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Authors: Scott, Eugenie Carol, 1945-
Title: Evolution vs. creationism
an introduction
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2005
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Characteristics: xxiv, 272 p. :,ill. ;,26 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Eugenie C. Scott ; foreword by Niles Eldredge
Notes: Originally published: West Port, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004
Contents: Foreword. The unmetabolized Darwin / by Niles Eldredge
Introduction. The pillars of creationism
pt. 1. Science, evolution, religion, and creationism. ch. 1. Science : "truth without certainty" ; ch. 2. Evolution ; ch. 3. Beliefs : religion, creationism, and naturalism
pt. 2. A history of the creationism/evolution controversy ; ch. 4. Before Darwin to the twentieth century ; ch. 5. Eliminating evolution, inventing creation science ; ch. 6. Neocreationism
pt. 3. Selections from the literature. ch. 7. Cosmology, astronomy, geology ; ch. 8. Patterns and processes of biological evolution ; ch. 9. Legal issues ; ch. 10. Educational issues ; ch. 11. Religious issues ; ch. 12. The nature of science
Alternate Title: Evolution versus creationism
ISBN: 9780520246508
Branch Call Number: 231.7652 S425e 2005
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Headings: Creationism Evolution (Biology)
Topical Term: Creationism
Evolution (Biology)
LCCN: 2005048649
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