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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
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
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rios, Christopher M.
After the monkey trial.
(DLC) 2014014673
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 --
Responsibility: Christopher M. Rios.


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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"Few scholarly studies of evangelical responses to evolution and creation focus on the period from the 1940s through the 1980s; fewer still explore debates outside the United States. Chris Rios's Read more...

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