ERIC Number: ED259913
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Science, Philosophy & Religion. Working Papers Series Volume 1.
Schenck, David, Ed.
Lehigh University Technology Studies Resource Center has coordinated and produced a series of publications that focus on expanding an understanding of the social context of technology in contemporary society. This volume is the first in a series of working papers that aim to stimulate new research, facilitate dissemination, encourage peer review, and increase opportunities for publication in formal journals. The papers were prepared for a lecture series sponsored by the Religious Studies Department, Philosophy Department, and Science, Technology and Society Program of Lehigh University. They include: (1) "On the Incommensurability of Science and Religion" by Steven Goldman; (2) "Cultural Evolution and Religious Truth" by Donald Campbell; (3) "William Prout (1785-1850) and His Hypothesis: The Religious Dimension in Grand Unified Theories" by John Speller; (4) "Jewish Responses to Technology and Science" by Daniel Lasker; and (5) "Science and Religion: Conflict and Partial Reconciliation" by Norman Melchert. (ML)
Descriptors: Beliefs, Epistemology, Ethics, Higher Education, Judaism, Moral Values, Philosophy, Religion, Science History, Sciences, Scientific and Technical Information, Social Change, Technological Literacy, Technology
TSRC, Lehigh Univ., 327 Maginnes Hall #9, Bethlehem, PA 18015 ($6.00 each, prepaid).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lehigh Univ., Bethlehem, PA. Technology Studies Resource Center.