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Biology and christian ethics

Author: Stephen R L Clark
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Series: New studies in christian ethics, 17.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st publView all editions and formats
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This stimulating and wide-ranging book mounts a profound enquiry into some of the most pressing questions of our age, by examining the relationship between biological science and Christianity. The  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen R L Clark
ISBN: 0521561310 hardback 9780521561310 hardback 0521567688 paperback 9780521567688 paperback
OCLC Number: 912151292
Notes: Indices.
Description: XV, 332 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. The development of Darwinian theory; 2. Moral and metaphysical assumptions; 3. Trying to live in nature; 4. The biology of sin; 5. Human identities; 6. The goals of goodness; 7. The end of humanity; 8. The covenant with all living creatures; 9. Conclusion. Cosmos and beyond.
Series Title: New studies in christian ethics, 17.
Responsibility: Stephen R.L. Clark.

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'I much enjoyed reading this book, and appreciate its discursive, at times almost meditative, sweep - with the occasional ironical turn that acts as a barb on the reader's conscience.' Simon Read more...

 
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