Morals not knowledge recasting the contemporary U.S. conflict between religion and science

"Academics have long claimed that the relationship between religion and science concerns knowledge of the physical world, and that conflict ensues because religion has one way of knowing and science another. For example, it is claimed that to find the age of the Earth religious people look to h...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Evans, John Hyde
Format: eBook
Published: Oakland, California University of California Press 2018, [2018]©2018
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Introduction
  • The religion and science advocates in the academic debate
  • The academic analysts of the relationship between religion and science
  • Recent transformation of elite academic and public debates
  • Existing research on the public
  • Empirical tests of knowledge and belief conflict for the religious public
  • Empirical tests of moral conflict for the religious public
  • Conclusion