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After the monkey trial : evangelical scientists and a new creationism

Author: Christopher M Rios
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Over the past generation, considerable historical attention has been given to evangelical Christians who attacked modern evolutionary theories. This book, by contrast, sheds light on the under-studied story of twentieth-century Christians who remained theologically conservative, but refused to take up arms against modern science - those who sought to show the compatibility of biblical Christianity and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rios, Christopher M.
After the monkey trial.
(DLC) 2014014673
(OCoLC)866619908
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher M Rios
ISBN: 9780823261383 0823261387 9780823256686 0823256685 9780823256693 0823256693
OCLC Number: 900018562
Description: 1 online resource (x, 260 pages .)
Contents: Introduction --
Ebb and flow: Evangelicals and evolution, 1860s to 1940s --
A society for the correlation of science and the Bible: the American Scientific Afflilation, 1940s to 1965 --
Unexpected resistance: the Research Scientists' Christian Fellowship, 1940s to 1965 --
An increasingly powerful movement: modern creationism to the 1980s --
Against the tide: the American Scientific Afflilation, 1965 to 1985 --
A new apologetic: the Research Scientists' Christian Fellowship, 1965 to 1985 --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Christopher M. Rios.

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A study of evangelical scientists during the middle decades of the twentieth century who resisted the antievolutionary creationist movement.  Read more...

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