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Intelligent design creationism and its critics

philosophical, theological, and scientific perspectives

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creationism,
  • Evolution (Biology),
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Religion and science,
  • Science -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert T. Pennock.
    ContributionsPennock, Robert T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS652 .I58 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 805 p. :
    Number of Pages805
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15510512M
    ISBN 100262162040, 0262661241
    LC Control Number2001031276
    OCLC/WorldCa46729201


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