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The Resource Between science and religion : the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century, Phillip M. Thompson

Between science and religion : the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century, Phillip M. Thompson

Label
Between science and religion : the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century
Title
Between science and religion
Title remainder
the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Phillip M. Thompson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
261.5/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1795.S35
LC item number
T46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Between science and religion : the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century, Phillip M. Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The transformation -- Charting a course -- The legacy of modernist crisis -- The threat of modernism -- The crisis within the church -- The legacy of modernism -- Jacques Maritain's search for wisdom (1882-1973) -- A relentless quest -- The destruction of the medieval synthesis -- A philosophy of nature -- Science and society -- A postscript on evolution -- Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) and the operation of the divine in the universe -- The quest for the absolute -- The mature vision -- Cultural challenges -- The problem of being between religion and science -- Bernard Lonergan's (1904-1984) cognitive project -- Intellectual formation -- The role of Aquinas -- An integrated vision -- A critique of science and technology -- Thomas Merton's (1915-1968) contemplative critique -- How to understand Merton -- Technology invades the cloister -- A prophetic assessment of the techno-scientific culture -- Balance and the future of humanity -- The transformative century -- Boundary testing -- The winding path -- Progeny -- The path of critical openness -- Guideposts for the journey -- Concluding reflections
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 249 p.
Isbn
9780739130803
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009014529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318585629
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506489949
Label
Between science and religion : the engagement of Catholic intellectuals with science and technology in the twentieth century, Phillip M. Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The transformation -- Charting a course -- The legacy of modernist crisis -- The threat of modernism -- The crisis within the church -- The legacy of modernism -- Jacques Maritain's search for wisdom (1882-1973) -- A relentless quest -- The destruction of the medieval synthesis -- A philosophy of nature -- Science and society -- A postscript on evolution -- Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955) and the operation of the divine in the universe -- The quest for the absolute -- The mature vision -- Cultural challenges -- The problem of being between religion and science -- Bernard Lonergan's (1904-1984) cognitive project -- Intellectual formation -- The role of Aquinas -- An integrated vision -- A critique of science and technology -- Thomas Merton's (1915-1968) contemplative critique -- How to understand Merton -- Technology invades the cloister -- A prophetic assessment of the techno-scientific culture -- Balance and the future of humanity -- The transformative century -- Boundary testing -- The winding path -- Progeny -- The path of critical openness -- Guideposts for the journey -- Concluding reflections
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 249 p.
Isbn
9780739130803
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009014529
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn318585629
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506489949

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