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The language of God : a scientist presents evidence for belief

Author: Francis S Collins
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©2006.
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A head of the Human Genome Project and former atheist presents a scientific argument for the existence of God, revealing how science can support faith by citing the areas of nature that can and cannot be fully explained by Darwinian evolution.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francis S Collins
ISBN: 0743286391 9780743286398
OCLC Number: 65978711
Description: viii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: From atheism to belief --
The war of worldviews --
The origins of the universe --
Life on Earth : of microbes and man --
Deciphering God's instruction book : the lessons of the human genome --
Genesis, Galileo, and Darwin --
Option 1 : atheism and agnosticism (when science trumps faith) --
Option 2 : creationism (when faith trumps science) --
Option 3 : intelligent design (when science needs divine help) --
Option 4 : bioLogos (science and faith in harmony) --
Truth seekers --
Appendix. The moral practice of science and medicine : bioethics.
Responsibility: Francis S. Collins.
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