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Divine action and modern science

Author: Nicholas Saunders
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
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Divine Action and Modern Science considers the relationship between the natural sciences and the concept of God acting in the world. The book concludes that we are still far from a satisfactory account of how God might act in a manner that is consonant with modern science.
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Saunders, Nicholas, 1974-
Divine action and modern science.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2002025680
(OCoLC)49576175
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Saunders
ISBN: 0511063350 9780511063350 9780511610035 0511610033 0511057024 9780511057021 0511071817 9780511071812 9780521801560 0521801567 9780521524162 0521524164
OCLC Number: 57183209
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 234 pages)
Contents: Motivations --
Theological approaches to divine action --
Laws of nature and miracles --
Determinism and SDA --
Divine action and quantum theory --
Does God cheat at dice? --
Chaos theory and divine action --
Whole-part models of SDA --
Is SDA really tenable?
Other Titles: Divine action & modern science
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