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The Resource The Faith of a Physicist : Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker

The Faith of a Physicist : Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker

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The Faith of a Physicist : Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker
Title
The Faith of a Physicist
Title remainder
Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Is it possible to think like a scientist and yet have the faith of a Christian? Although many Westerners might say no, there are also many critically minded individuals who entertain what John Polkinghorne calls a ""wistful wariness"" toward religion--they feel unable to accept religion on rational grounds yet cannot dismiss it completely. Polkinghorne, both a particle physicist and Anglican priest, here explores just what rational grounds there could be for Christian beliefs, maintaining that the quest for motivated understanding is a concern shared by scientists and religious thinkers ali
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EBLCP
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Polkinghorne, John C
Dewey number
215
Index
no index present
LC call number
BT999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Natural theology
  • Faith and reason
  • SCIENCE
  • RELIGION
  • Faith and reason
  • Natural theology
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Christianity
Label
The Faith of a Physicist : Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884012991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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  • 22573/ctt73b0kt
  • 8aa1936d-2ca7-48b9-91ef-0c3e34e6e7ab
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remote
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(OCoLC)884012991
Label
The Faith of a Physicist : Reflections of a Bottom-Up Thinker
Publication
Note
Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884012991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt73b0kt
  • 8aa1936d-2ca7-48b9-91ef-0c3e34e6e7ab
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884012991

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