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Can a Darwinian be a Christian?
Language: un
Pages: 242
Authors: Michael Ruse
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-09-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book, first published in 2000, adopts a balanced perspective on the subject to offer a serious examination of both Darwinism and Christianity. He covers a wide range of topics, from the Scopes Monkey Trial to claims about the religious significance of extraterrestrials. He deals with major figures in the
Can a Darwinian be a Christian?
Language: un
Pages: 242
Authors: Michael Ruse
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press

This book, first published in 2000, adopts a balanced perspective on the subject to offer a serious examination of both Darwinism and Christianity. He covers a wide range of topics, from the Scopes Monkey Trial to claims about the religious significance of extraterrestrials. He deals with major figures in the
A Philosopher Looks at Human Beings
Language: un
Pages:
Authors: Michael Ruse
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Why do we think ourselves superior to all other animals? Are we right to think so? In this book, Michael Ruse explores these questions in religion, science and philosophy. Some people think that the world is an organism - and that humans, as its highest part, have a natural value
The Evolution Wars
Language: un
Pages: 326
Authors: Michael Ruse
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Draws on history, science, and philosophy to examine the development of evolutionary thought through the past two and a half centuries. Focuses on the great debates, including the 19th century clash over the nature of classification and debates about the fossil record, genetics, and human nature.
The Cambridge Companion to the 'Origin of Species'
Language: un
Pages: 395
Authors: Michael Ruse, Robert J. Richards
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion commemorates the 150th anniversary of the publication of the Origin of Species and examines its main arguments. Drawing on the expertise of leading authorities in the field, it also provides the contexts - religious, social, political, literary, and philosophical - in which the Origin was written.