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

By Christopher Rios

ISBN-10: 0823256677

ISBN-13: 9780823256679

within the famous 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 genuine criminal query of the trial, that Christianity and technological know-how 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 historical past of these evangelical scientists in Britain and the USA who, not like their fundamentalist cousins, supported mainstream clinical conclusions of the area and resisted the anti-science impulses of the period. This booklet makes a speciality of enterprises, the yank 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 capacity to be a creationist.

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