John William Draper and the Religion of Science
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Donald Fleming
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-11 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

A whole chapter of nineteenth-century history is condensed in the phrase "the conflict between religion and science," with our Mother Eve and the proto-Ape jostling for places at the head of the family tree. An outstanding figure in the center of this intellectual conflict was John William Draper, author of
Science, Religion, and the Protestant Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: James C. Ungureanu
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

The story of the “conflict thesis” between science and religion—the notion of perennial conflict or warfare between the two—is part of our modern self-understanding. As the story goes, John William Draper (1811–1882) and Andrew Dickson White (1832–1918) constructed dramatic narratives in the nineteenth century that cast religion as the relentless
The Warfare between Science and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Jeff Hardin, Ronald L. Numbers, Ronald A. Binzley
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-15 - Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Scheitle, M. Alper Yalçinkaya
History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science
Language: en
Pages: 418
Authors: John William Draper
Categories: Religion and science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1875 - Publisher:

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History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science (Illustrated)
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John William Draper
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-01 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

“The general argument of this book, then, is as follows: I first direct attention to the origin of modern science as distinguished from ancient, by depending on observation, experiment, and mathematical discussion, instead of mere speculation, and shall show that it was a consequence of the Macedonian campaigns, which brought