The Resource The Nature of Nature: : Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science, (ebook)

The Nature of Nature: : Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science, (ebook)

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The Nature of Nature: : Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science
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The Nature of Nature:
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Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science
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eng
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The intellectual and cultural battles now raging over theism and atheism, conservatism and secular progressivism, dualism and monism, realism and antirealism, and transcendent reality versus material reality extend even into the scientific disciplines. This stunning new volume captures this titanic clash of worldviews among those who have thought most deeply about the nature of science and of the universe itself. Unmatched in its breadth and scope, The Nature of Nature brings together some of the most influential scientists, scholars, and public intellectuals-including three Nobel laureates-across a wide spectrum of disciplines and schools of thought. Here they grapple with a perennial question that has been made all the more pressing by recent advances in the natural sciences: Is the fundamental explanatory principle of the universe, life, and self-conscious awareness to be found in inanimate matter or immaterial mind? The answers found in this book have profound implications for what it means to do science, what it means to be human, and what the future holds for all of us
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Gordon, Bruce
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501
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non fiction
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The Nature of Nature: : Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science, (ebook)
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9781497644373
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MWT11614036
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The Nature of Nature: : Examining the Role of Naturalism in Science, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781497644373
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11614036
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11614036
System control number
MWT11614036
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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