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DOWNLOAD Rocks of Ages Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life 107 Ucid contemporary principle that allows science and religion to coexist peacefully in a position of respectful noninterference Science defines the natural world; religion our moral world in recognition of their separate spheres of influence In exploring this thought provoking concept Gould delves into the history of science sketching affecting portraits of scientists and moral leaders wrestling with matters of f. This is not one of Stephen Jay Gould s best books and should be seen as a polemic about the relationship between science and religion peculiar to its time and place the struggle against creationism in the US in the last years of the last centuryTo most Europeans the core proposition is self evident science is a description of the world religion is the ascription by humans of value or meaning to the world The two exist in separate spheres of understanding each is an independent magisterium From this point of view the book might be interesting to Americans but less so to the rest of the world His account of science is as one would expect from him unimpeachable His account of religion less so His desire to accord respect to religion eualises it and concedes too much groundIn fact religion is simply a matter of power relations the imposition of value by some on others and value and meaning exist as much outside religion as within it Gould s defensive posture designed to win a local cultural debate lets down those struggling for freedom elsewhereAs a result I am not sure anyone on the materialist side of the debate is going to get very much from it except concessionary arguments in debate with a room full of holy types The book seems to buttress the religious establishment in order to shore up its support for science However the old Stephen Jay Gould a rational and incisive historian of science shines through with the best and most humane account of the Scopes trial and William Jennings Bryan that I have read to date He is also good on his pet subject the malignity and bad science of social DarwinismThe passages on Jennings show how liberal East Coast readings of the Scopes trial have utterly misread the situation and that Bryan s critiue at the time was complex and nuanced than they allow themselves to admit and the Darwinist side self serving and less honestGould is right that in the context of the use of Darwinism in the interwar period bad science Bryan was trying to reinculcate some sense of value He also accepted bad science but his good value was still superior in many ways to the misuse of science by his opponents Gould s conclusion is a sound one science should be value free in its exercise and presentation to the world but that means having strong values in deciding what must be done with the knowledge Social Darwinism is the type case of bad social policies arising from an over reading of science If there is a take home message of this book that I would want to emphasise it is that value is entirely separate from science though not to be assumed to be a matter of religion alone and that religious language is often a means of establishing value against complete absence of valueBut the use of religion to establish value is always second best because value and meaning stand outside not only science but also outside religion itself Religio is simply the inculcation of chosen value in society ritual dogma custom and text It is not value in and of itselfIf a person needs religion to bring value to the world shown to us by science then he or she has not mastered the independence of value from the world Value and meaning are intrinsic to the human condition found from within not imposed from withoutThe book is overall a distraction The defence of science here is excellent and certainly it needs saying over and over again especially against those fluff merchants trying to merge science and spirituality whatever that is that science can tell us nothing about valueHowever the transfer of value to religion is conservative and anti progressive and far too much of a compromise by a writer known to have been at the leading edge of progressive thinking in the scientific community unravelling conservative mythologies embedded in past scientific ideologiesIn short he defends religion at the expense of philosophy to shore up a political position Not impressed TOMBSTONES WITHOUT A TOMB Korea’s ueen Sindeok from Goryeo into the Twenty first century in a position of respectful noninterference Science defines the natural world; religion our moral world Vonarstræti in recognition of their separate spheres of Papa Why Does the Wind Blow? influence In exploring this thought provoking concept Gould delves Betty Crocker Decorating Cakes and Cupcakes Betty Crocker Books into the history of science sketching affecting portraits of scientists and moral leaders wrestling with matters of f. 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DOWNLOAD Rocks of Ages Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life 107 Aith and reason Stories of seminal figures such as Galileo Darwin and Thomas Henry Huxley make vivid his argument that individuals and cultures must cultivate both a life of the spirit and a life of rational inuiry in order to experience the fullness of being human In Rocks of Ages Gould's passionate humanism ethical discernment and erudition are fused to create a dazzling gem of contemporary cultural philosophy. A very interesting book For those who don t know which appears to include most of the reviewers Gould is the world s foremost evolutionist He is the one responsible for the theory of punctuated euilibrium reuired reading in any anthropology or biology 101 course worth its saltGould suggests that things would go smoother if everyone realized that religion looks toward the moral sphere and science towards the factual sphere and each simply stayed off of the other one s turf I have to wonder if some of the reviewers have actually read the book which accurately claims that this was never the historical caseFor my part I think he s exactly right and I think this book ought to be reuired reading for all those religionists who create biblically accurate museums and for all the scientists who criticize religion in general However I don t think it would work since it seems that most have already made up their minds and won t be persuaded otherwise no matter how impressive the credentials of the person who suggests otherwise Dolpo individuals and cultures must cultivate both a life of the spirit and a life of rational Riding the Torch inuiry Er ist wieder da in order to experience the fullness of being human In Rocks of Ages Gould's passionate humanism ethical discernment and erudition are fused to create a dazzling gem of contemporary cultural philosophy. A very Profetiens Utvalgte Phenomena 1 interesting book For those who don t know which appears to An Infamous Army include most of the reviewers Gould L'Aiguillle creuse is the world s foremost evolutionist He Remote Viewers The Secret History of America's Psychic Spies is the one responsible for the theory of punctuated euilibrium reuired reading Cesario Gussago Sonate a uattro Sei Et Otti in any anthropology or biology 101 course worth Spaceman Blues its saltGould suggests that things would go smoother The Korean War if everyone realized that religion looks toward the moral sphere and science towards the factual sphere and each simply stayed off of the other one s turf I have to wonder Кругъ чтения Избранныя собранныя и расположенныя на каждый денъ if some of the reviewers have actually read the book which accurately claims that this was never the historical caseFor my part I think he s exactly right and I think this book ought to be reuired reading for all those religionists who create biblically accurate museums and for all the scientists who criticize religion Sara och Clovnen som grät Sara #4 in general However I don t think The Exclamation Mark Hesperus Classics it would work since Enter the Dragon China's Undeclared War Against the US in Korea 1950 51 it seems that most have already made up their minds and won t be persuaded otherwise no matter how Bruce Lees Kampfstil 2 Bruce Lees Kampfstil #2 impressive the credentials of the person who suggests otherwise

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  • Paperback
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  • Rocks of Ages Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life
  • Stephen Jay Gould
  • English
  • 15 October 2020
  • 9780345450401