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Product Description: "A valuable exposition of the thesis that the explanatory work of theology possesses formal similarities with that of the physical sciences, the social sciences, and philosophy. Clayton exhibits an impressive command of a broad area of scholarship, and his reflections are balanced and carefully argued...read more
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9780300043532 | Yale Univ Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: "A valuable exposition of the thesis that the explanatory work of theology possesses formal similarities with that of the physical sciences, the social sciences, and philosophy.

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Product Description: Book by Pannenberg, Mr. Wolfhart
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9780567095701 | T&t Clark Ltd, May 1, 1999, cover price $44.95
9780802836816 | Eerdmans Pub Co, April 1, 1990, cover price $20.00

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9780802849915 | Eerdmans Pub Co, March 1, 2001, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by Pannenberg, Mr.

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Product Description: This text is part of the "New Studies in Constructive Theology" series. It asks critical questions about the divine action in the world, addressing such issues as miraculous events. Recent work in cosmology, quantum physics and the brain sciences offers opening for a theology of divine action...read more
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9780567041739 | Continuum Intl Pub Group, February 28, 2007, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This text is part of the "New Studies in Constructive Theology" series.

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9780802844606 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: It is widely believed that contemporary science has ruled out divine action in the world.

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Product Description: A 1998 Templeton Prize-winning author explores the idea of God in today's skeptical world. It is widely believed that modern philosophers have dismissed the idea of God and opted instead for a secular humanism. Challenging these stereotypes through a careful study of major philosophical texts written since the Enlightenment, Philip Clayton shows how the main thinkers of the modern period have continued to wrestle with the problem of God and to make proposals for understanding the divine...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780802838858 | Eerdmans Pub Co, October 1, 2000, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: A 1998 Templeton Prize-winning author explores the idea of God in today's skeptical world.

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9780802864789 | Eerdmans Pub Co, August 30, 2000, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: Quantum Mechanics, a collection of fifteen essays, explores the creative interaction among quantum physics, philosophy, and theology. This fine collection presents the results of the fifth international research conference co-sponsored by the Vatican Observatory, Rome, and the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences, Berkeley...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences (corporate author), Philip Clayton (editor), John Polkinghome (editor), Robert John Russell (editor), Specola Vaticana (corporate author) and Kirk Wegter-McNelly (editor)
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9780268039783 | Univ of Notre Dame Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Quantum Mechanics, a collection of fifteen essays, explores the creative interaction among quantum physics, philosophy, and theology.

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Product Description: Addressing fundamental questions about life, death and the universe, Science and the Spiritual Questexamines the ways in which scientists negotiate the complex frontiers between their scientific and religious beliefs. Distinguished cosmologists, physicians, biologists and computer scientists of different faiths explore the connections between the domain of science and the realms of ethics, spirituality and the divine...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Philip Clayton (editor), W. Mark Richardson (editor), Robert John Russell (editor) and Kirk Wegter-McNelly (editor)
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9780415257664 | Routledge, March 1, 2002, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Addressing fundamental questions about life, death and the universe, Science and the Spiritual Questexamines the ways in which scientists negotiate the complex frontiers between their scientific and religious beliefs.

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9780415257671 | Routledge, March 1, 2002, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Addressing fundamental questions about life, death and the universe, Science and the Spiritual Questexamines the ways in which scientists negotiate the complex frontiers between their scientific and religious beliefs.

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Product Description: Foreword by Mary Ann Meyers Recent years have seen an explosion of interest in the doctrine of panentheism - the belief that the world is contained within the Divine, although God is also more than the world. Here for the first time leading scientists and theologians meet to debate the merits of this compelling new understanding of the God-world relation...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Philip Clayton (editor) and Arthur R. Peacocke (editor)
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9780802809780 | Eerdmans Pub Co, March 2, 2004, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Foreword by Mary Ann Meyers Recent years have seen an explosion of interest in the doctrine of panentheism - the belief that the world is contained within the Divine, although God is also more than the world.

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Product Description: Christians frequently resist evolutionary theory, believing it to be incompatible with the core values of their tradition. But what exactly are the tensions between evolution and religious faith in the area of human morality? Evolution and Ethics examines the burning questions of human morality from the standpoint of Christian thought and contemporary biology, asking where the two perspectives diverge and where they may complement one another...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor) and Jeffrey Schloss (editor)
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9780802826954 | Eerdmans Pub Co, August 15, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Christians frequently resist evolutionary theory, believing it to be incompatible with the core values of their tradition.

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Product Description: Strong claims have been made for emergence as a new paradigm for understanding science, consciousness, and religion. Tracing the past history and current definitions of the concept, Clayton assesses the case for emergent phenomena in the natural world and their significance for philosophy and theology...read more
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9780199272525 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 6, 2005, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Strong claims have been made for emergence as a new paradigm for understanding science, consciousness, and religion.

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9780199291434 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 29, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Strong claims have been made for emergence as a new paradigm for understanding science, consciousness, and religion.

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Product Description: As the organizer of some of the most important meetings in science and religion in Europe, Jean Staune is in a core position to report on the dialogue between science and religion, primarily from the views of scientists. In this book, the translation of a recent French edition, he presents "audacious and rigorous" articles by fifteen renowned leaders in the field, of whom four are Nobel Prize winners...read more
By Philip Clayton (foreword by) and Jean Staune (editor)
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9781599471020 | 1 edition (Templeton Foundation Pr, November 1, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: As the organizer of some of the most important meetings in science and religion in Europe, Jean Staune is in a core position to report on the dialogue between science and religion, primarily from the views of scientists.

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Product Description: Twelve scientists from diverse backgrounds and disciplines demonstrate that it is indeed possible for profound intellectuals to integrate the life of science with the life of faith. In honest and inspiring interviews, they describe the difficult though rewarding process of reconciling their faith with their science and reveal the ways in which the two spheres can not only coexist but also mutually enhance each other...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor), William Phillips (foreword by) and Jim Schaal (editor)
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9780231135764 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 1, 2007, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Twelve scientists from diverse backgrounds and disciplines demonstrate that it is indeed possible for profound intellectuals to integrate the life of science with the life of faith.

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Product Description: During the last year of his life, Arthur Peacocke raced against time to formulate a final comprehensive overview of his "emergentist - naturalist - panentheist" perspective. A group of ten specialists in science-and-religion then composed commentaries and critiques of Peacocke's new "Essay in Interpretation...read more
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9780800662271 | Fortress Pr, May 29, 2007, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: During the last year of his life, Arthur Peacocke raced against time to formulate a final comprehensive overview of his "emergentist - naturalist - panentheist" perspective.

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Product Description: Much of the modern period was dominated by a 'reductionist' theory of science. On this view, to explain any event in the world is to reduce it down to fundamental particles, laws, and forces. In recent years reductionism has been dramatically challenged by a radically new paradigm called 'emergence' According to this new theory, natural history reveals the continuous emergence of novel phenomena: new structures and new organisms with new causal powers...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor) and Paul Davies (editor)
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9780199287147 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 24, 2006, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This volume introduces readers to emergence theory, outlines the major arguments in its defence, and summarizes the most powerful objections against it.

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9780199544318 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 30, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Much of the modern period was dominated by a 'reductionist' theory of science.

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Product Description: The field of "religion and science" is exploding in popularity among academics as well as the general reading public. Spawning an increasing number of conferences and courses, this field has shown an unprecedented rate of growth in recent years...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor) and Zachary Simpson (editor)
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9780199279272 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 28, 2006, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The field of 'religion and science' is exploding in popularity among academics as well as the general reading public.

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9780199543656 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 15, 2008, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The field of "religion and science" is exploding in popularity among academics as well as the general reading public.

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Product Description: Many theologians have been reconceiving the God-world relation, challenging the separation that underlay too much of Patristic and Scholastic theology. These panentheists affirm a radical indwelling of God within the world and the world within God...read more
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9780800663186 | Fortress Pr, October 1, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Many theologians have been reconceiving the God-world relation, challenging the separation that underlay too much of Patristic and Scholastic theology.

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9783525569856 | Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Gmbh & Co, December 31, 2008, cover price $105.00

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Product Description: This compact volume offers a way for Christians to reflect deeply on how best to conceive Christian identity, commitment, and discipleship in today's challenged, globalized, pluralistic scene. Growing out of the recent "Rekindling Theological Imagination" initiative and led by esteemed theologian Philip Clayton and his colleagues, this volume seeks to capture and articulate the ferment in grassroots North American Christianity today and to relate it directly to the recent strong resurgence of progressive thought and politics...read more
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9780800696993 | Fortress Pr, November 1, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This compact volume offers a way for Christians to reflect deeply on how best to conceive Christian identity, commitment, and discipleship in today's challenged, globalized, pluralistic scene.

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9781451416053 | Fortress Pr, November 1, 2009, cover price $16.00

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Religion and science are arguably the two most powerful social forces in the world today. But where religion and science were once held to be compatible, most people now perceive them to be in conflict. This unique book provides the best available introduction to the burning debates in this controversial field. Examining the defining questions and controversies, renowned expert Philip Clayton presents the arguments from both sides, asking readers to decide for themselves where they stand: science or religion, or science and religion? Intelligent Design vs. New Atheism the role of scientific and religious ethics – designer drugs, AI and stem cell research the future of science vs. the future of religion. Viewpoints from a range of world religions and different scientific perspectives are explored, making this book essential reading for all those wishing to come to their own understanding of some of the most important debates of our day.
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9780415598552 | Routledge, October 4, 2011, cover price $110.00

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9780415598569 | Routledge, September 20, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Religion and science are arguably the two most powerful social forces in the world today.

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Product Description: According to the reigning competition-driven model of evolution, selfish behaviors that maximize an organism’s reproductive potential offer a fitness advantage over self-sacrificing behaviors—rendering unselfish behavior for the sake of others a mystery that requires extra explanation...read more
By Sarah Coakley (editor) and Martin A. Nowak (editor)
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9780674047976 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 7, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: According to the reigning competition-driven model of evolution, selfish behaviors that maximize an organism’s reproductive potential offer a fitness advantage over self-sacrificing behaviors—rendering unselfish behavior for the sake of others a mystery that requires extra explanation.

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Product Description: Does it make sense - can it make sense - for someone who appreciates the explanatory power of modern science to continue believing in a traditional religious account of the ultimate nature and purpose of our universe? This book is intended for those who care about that question and are dissatisfied with the rigid dichotomies that dominate the contemporary debate...read more
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9780199677962 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, July 12, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Does it make sense - can it make sense - for someone who appreciates the explanatory power of modern science to continue believing in a traditional religious account of the ultimate nature and purpose of our universe?

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Product Description: Not to be confused with pantheism-the ancient Greek notion that God is everywhere, an animistic force in rocks and trees-the concept of panentheism suggests that God is both in the world, immanent, and also beyond the confines of mere matter, transcendent...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor)
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9780199989898 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 4, 2013, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Not to be confused with pantheism-the ancient Greek notion that God is everywhere, an animistic force in rocks and trees-the concept of panentheism suggests that God is both in the world, immanent, and also beyond the confines of mere matter, transcendent.

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9780199989904 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 4, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Not to be confused with pantheism-the ancient Greek notion that God is everywhere, an animistic force in rocks and trees-the concept of panentheism suggests that God is both in the world, immanent, and also beyond the confines of mere matter, transcendent.

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Product Description: With a variety of case examples and contributions from experienced clinicians, this book introduces Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) in practical, user-friendly language and for the first time guides readers on how to use it to inform their work within learning disabilities services...read more
By Philip Clayton (editor), Val Crowley (foreword by) and Julie Lloyd (editor)
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9781849054096 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, December 31, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: With a variety of case examples and contributions from experienced clinicians, this book introduces Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT) in practical, user-friendly language and for the first time guides readers on how to use it to inform their work within learning disabilities services.

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