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God after Darwin : a theology of evolution

Author: John F Haught
Publisher: Boulder, CO : Westview Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Haught argues that the ongoing debate between Darwinian evolutionists and Christian apologists is fundamentally misdirected: both sides persist in focusing on an explanation of underlying design and order in the universe. Haught suggests that what is lacking in both of these competing ideologies is the notion of novelty, a necessary component of evolution and the essence of the unfolding of the divine mystery. He  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John F Haught
ISBN: 9780813343709 0813343704
OCLC Number: 122701575
Description: xi, 244 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Beyond design --
Darwin's dangerous idea --
Theology since Darwin --
Darwin's gift to theology --
Religion, evolution, and information --
A God for evolution --
Evolution, tragedy, and cosmic purpose --
Religion, ethics, and evolution --
Evolution, ecology, and the promise of nature --
Cosmic evolution and divine action --
Darwin and God after Dover.
Responsibility: John F. Haught.
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Surprisingly traditional, valid theology with Darwin

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2012-05-31) Very Good Permalink

  One might expect from this title a book that gave the history or sociology of religion's leaders and their responses to Darwin and the subsequent theory of evolution. This is not a book like that. An excellent book of that sort is: Summer for the Gods,...
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