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The battle of beginnings : why neither side is winning the creation-evolution debate

Author: Delvin Lee Ratzsch
Publisher: Downers Grove, Ill. : InterVarsity Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Looks at the history and development of Darwin's theory and popular creationist misunderstandings of evolution, moving on to the history and development of creationist theory and popular evolutionist misunderstandings of it. Discusses the nature of science and common creationist and evolutionist abuses as a prelude to showing why both sides have remained critical of theistic evolution". -- Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Delvin Lee Ratzsch
ISBN: 0830815295 9780830815296
OCLC Number: 33818753
Description: 248 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Darwin: the historical context --
Darwin's theory: a brief introduction --
Darwin's theory: popular creationist misunderstandings --
Twentieth-century creationism: the historical context --
Creationist theory: a brief introduction --
Creationist theory: popular evolutionist misunderstandings --
Philosophy of science: the twentieth-century background --
The nature of science: a contemporary perspective --
The nature of science: popular creationist mistakes --
The nature of science: popular anticreationist mistakes --
Theistic evolution: catching it from both sides.
Responsibility: Del Ratzsch.

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"Looks at the history and development of Darwin's theory and popular creationist misunderstandings of evolution, moving on to the history and development of creationist theory and popular evolutionist misunderstandings of it. Discusses the nature of science and common creationist and evolutionist abuses as a prelude to showing why both sides have remained critical of theistic evolution". -- Back cover.

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