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By J. B. Stump, Alan G. Padgett

A state-of-the-art survey of up to date idea on the intersection of technology and Christianity.

  • Provides a state-of-the-art survey of the principal principles at play on the intersection of technology and Christianity via fifty four unique articles through world-leading students and emerging stars within the self-discipline
  • Focuses on Christianity's interplay with technological know-how to supply a fine-grained research of matters resembling multiverse theories in cosmology, convergence in evolution, clever layout, usual theology, human realization, man made intelligence, unfastened will, miracles, and the Trinity, among many others
  • Addresses significant ancient advancements within the dating among technology and Christianity, together with Christian patristics, the medical revolution, the reception of Darwin, and 20th century fundamentalism
  • Divided into nine elements: ancient Episodes; technique; common Theology; Cosmology & Physics; Evolution; The Human Sciences; Christian Bioethics; Metaphysical Implications; The brain; Theology; and demanding Figures of the 20th Century
  • Includes assorted views and broadens the dialog from the Anglocentric tradition

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