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Abusing science : the case against creationism

Author: Philip Kitcher
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Abusing Science is a manual for intellectual self-defense, the most complete available for presenting the case against Creationist pseudo-science.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kitcher
ISBN: 0262110857 9780262110853 9780262118057 026211805X 026261037X 9780262610377
OCLC Number: 8477616
Description: x, 213 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The creationist crusade --
Evolution for everyone --
Believing where we cannot prove --
Darwin redux --
Mountains, molehills, and misunderstandings --
What price creationism? --
Exploiting tolerance --
The bully pulpit with Patricia Kitcher.
Responsibility: Philip Kitcher.

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The Creationist crusade -- Evolution for everyone -- Believing where we cannot prove -- Darwin redux -- Mountains, molehills, and misunderstandings -- What price Creationism? -- Exploiting tolerance.

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A marvelously lucid summary of the evidence for evolution and the overwhelming case against its enemies.... As a philosopher concerned with the way science operates, Kitcher is good at showing how Read more...

 
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