New PDF release: After the Monkey Trial: Evangelical Scientists and a New

By Christopher Rios

within the recognized Scopes “Monkey Trial” of 1925, famously portrayed within the movie and play Inherit the Wind, William Jennings Bryan’s fundamentalist fervor clashed with safety lawyer Clarence Darrow’s competitive agnosticism, illustrating what present students name the clash thesis. It seemed, whatever the real felony query of the trial, that Christianity and technology have been at struggle with one another. a long time later, a brand new iteration of evangelical scientists struggled to revive peace. After the Monkey Trial is the compelling heritage of these evangelical scientists in Britain and the USA who, in contrast to their fundamentalist cousins, supported mainstream clinical conclusions of the area and resisted the anti-science impulses of the period. This booklet specializes in firms, the yankee clinical association and the examine Scientists’ Christian
Fellowship (today Christians in Science), who for greater than six many years have labored to reshape the evangelical engagement with technological know-how and redefine what it ability to be a creationist.

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