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Title God and the scientist : exploring the work of John Polkinghorne / edited by Fraser Watts [and] Christopher C. Knight
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 284 pages) : illustrations
Series Ashgate science and religion series
Ashgate science and religion series.
Contents 1. Reflections of a bottom-up thinker / John Polkinghorne -- 2. John Polkinghorne on three scientist-theologians / Ian G. Barbour -- 3. Is informational causality primary causality? A study of an aspect of John Polkinghorne's account of divine action / Terry J. Wright -- 4. Polkinghorne on mathematics and chaos theory / Nicholas Saunders -- 5. Queen physics : how much of the globe is painted red? / Nancy Cartwright and Eric Martin -- 6. God and time : a new flowing time interpretation of special relativity and its importance for theology / Robert John Russell -- 7. Cosmic if-statements / Daniel W. Darg -- 8. Bishop Berkeley's castle : John Polkinghorne on the soul / Keith Ward -- 9. Theology and scientific cosmology / Fraser Watts -- 10. Christian hope in dialogue with natural science : John Polkinghorne's incorporation of bottom-up thinking into eschatology / Junghyung Kim -- 11. Subtle and supple : John Polkinghorne's engagement with reality / Pat Bennett -- 12. On revising natural theology : John Polkinghorne and the false modesty of liberal theology / Russell Re Manning -- 13. John Polkinghorne's kenotic theology of creation and its implications for a theory of human creativity / James M. Watkins -- 14. Science-and-theology from the standpoint of divine kenosis / Philip Clayton -- 15. Processes of discovery in science and theology : bottom-up approach, critical realism and interdisciplinary inspiration / Michael Welker -- 16. Some responses / John Polkinghorne
Notes "First published 2012 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Polkinghorne, J. C., 1930-
Polkinghorne, J. C., 1930-
Religion and science.
Religion and science.
Form Electronic book
Author Knight, Christopher C.,
Watts, Fraser N.
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