Varieties of Atheism in Science
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Elaine Howard Ecklund, David R. Johnson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Why study atheism among scientists? -- "Tried and found wanting" : how atheist scientists explain religious transitions -- "I am not like Richard:" modernist atheist scientists -- Ties that bind : culturally religious atheists -- Spiritual atheist scientists -- What atheist scientists think about science -- How atheist scientists approach
Science and Religions in America
Language: en
Pages: 129
Authors: Greg Cootsona
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-12-30 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

What is religion? What is science? How do they interact with each other? Science and Religions in America: A New Look offers a cutting-edge overview of the diverse range of religious traditions and their complex and fascinating interaction with science. Pluralistic in scope, the book is different from traditional Christian
Science and Religion in India
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Renny Thomas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-31 - Publisher: Routledge

This book provides an in-depth ethnographic study of science and religion in the context of South Asia, giving voice to Indian scientists and shedding valuable light on their engagement with religion. Drawing on biographical, autobiographical, historical, and ethnographic material, the volume focuses on scientists’ religious life and practices, and the
The Grace of Being Fallible in Philosophy, Theology, and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Thomas John Hastings, Knut-Willy Sæther
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-05 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Why is epistemic fallibilism a viable topic for Christian thought and cultural engagement today? Religious fundamentalists and scientific positivists tend to deal with reality in terms of “knockdown” arguments, and such binary approaches to lived reality have helped to underwrite the belligerence and polarization that mark this age of the
International Handbook of Research in History, Philosophy and Science Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 2532
Authors: Michael R. Matthews
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-03 - Publisher: Springer

This inaugural handbook documents the distinctive research field that utilizes history and philosophy in investigation of theoretical, curricular and pedagogical issues in the teaching of science and mathematics. It is contributed to by 130 researchers from 30 countries; it provides a logically structured, fully referenced guide to the ways in