Rebuilding the Matrix

Rebuilding the Matrix : Science and faith in the 21st century

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A thorough and authoritative review by a practising scientist of one of the West's key debates over the last century and a half - do science and religion conflict, or can they go hand in hand?show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 160 x 232 x 34mm | 919.99g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 2nd edition
  • 0745951163
  • 9780745951164
  • 1,772,679

Table of contents

Contents Introduction Ch 1: Why Do We Believe What We Believe? Ch 2: Science and Savages Ch 3: God's Funeral, Science Triumphant? Ch 4: The Bridge to Disenchantment Ch 5: Aristotle's Ghost Ch 6: Hubble's Warning Ch 7: The Warfare Merchants Ch 8: Reweaving the Rainbow Ch.9: Headquarters Nights Ch 10: The Fox and the Hedgehog Ch 11: Determined to Love? Ch 12: King of Infinite Space? Ch 13: Impossible Events Ch 14: Science With a Human Faceshow more

About Denis Alexander

Dr. Denis R. Alexander was previously Chair of the Molecular Immunology Programme at The Babraham Institute in Cambridge. In 2006 he became founding Director of The Faraday Institute for Science & Religion at St. Edmund's College, Cambridge, where he is a Fellow, a position he held until 2012. Dr Alexander was Editor of the journal Science and Christian Belief from 1993-2012.show more

Review quote

A highly praised overview of the varied ways that science and religious faith interact as rapid scientific advances challenge traditional understandings of human values and identity.show more

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