書名 Is nature ever evil? : religion, science, and value / edited by Willem B. Drees
出版項 London ; New York : Routledge, 2003
國際標準書號 0415290600 (hardback)
9780415290609 (hardback)
0415290619 (paperback)
9780415290616 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  111.84 Is11 2003    在架上    30500101104530
 文哲所  163.07 I73    在架上    30580001897706
說明 xv, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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系列 ISSR collection
International Society for Science and Religion Collection
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
This vale of tears-the best of all possible worlds? / Willem B. Drees
PART I. Nature, science and value ; 1. Criticizing the cosmos / Mary Midgley --2. Response to Mary Midgley's 'Criticizing the cosmos' / Silvia Völker --3. Mary Midgley on science, nature, metaphysics and ethics: some comments / Hans Radder --4. Mind and value: reflections on Max Weber / Joachim Leilich --5. The moral relevance of naturalness / Tatjana Visak --6. The experience of nature: a hermeneutic approach / Angela Roothaan --7. Human interpretation and animal excellence / Peter Scheers
PART II. Evil evolutionary justified? ; 8. Naturalizing and systematizing evil / Holmes Rolston, III --9. Cooperation or competition: comments on Rolston / Jacobus J. De Vries --10. Rolston: a contemporary physico-theologian / Jozef Keulartz --11. Are catastrophes in nature ever evil? / Jan Smit --12. Contingency and risk: comment on Smit / Arthur C. Petersen --13. Nature does not care indeed, but humans do: a commentary / Fred Spier --14. Lisbon earthquake, 1755: a discourse about the 'nature' of nature / Claudia Sanides-Kohlrausch --15. Tragedy versus hope: what future in an open universe? / Arnold Benz --16. Tragedy versus hope? A theological response / Eduardo R. Cruz --17. Cosmic fine-tuning, 'many universe' theories and the goodness of life / Neil A. Manson
PART III. Improving nature via culture and technology? ; 18. Improvable Nature? / John Hedley Brooke --19. Victims of nature cry out / Leo P. Ten Kate --20. 'Improvable nature?' Some meta-historical reflections / Henk G. Geertsema --21. Is nature neutral? The concept of health / Kris Dierickx --22. Nature good and evil: a theological palette / Philip Hefner --23. Nature good and evil: a theological evaluation / Wessel Stoker --24. The quest for perfection: insights from Paul Tillich / Eduardo R. Cruz --25. Normativity of nature: natural law in a technological life-world / Mathew Illathuparampil --26. Exploring technonature with cyborgs / Anne Kull
PART IV. Values as explanation or values explained? ; 27. Two forms of explanation / Keith Ward --28. Two forms of explanation: a response to Ward / Martien E. Brinkman --29. Two forms of explanation: a response to Ward / Ronald Meester --30. The evaluation of natural reality: a watertight case? / Edwin Koster --31. 'Ought' in a world that just 'is' / Lindon B. Eaves --32. What values guide our oughts? / Angela Roothaan --33. The normative relevance of disputes in primatology / Tatjana Visak --34. Evolutionary views on the biological basis of religion / Nico M. Van Straalen and Jair Stein --35. On pattern recognition, evolution, epistemology, religion and evil / Mladen Turk
主題 Philosophy of nature
Nature -- Moral and ethical aspects
Science -- Moral and ethical aspects
Nature -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Christian ethics
Alt Author Drees, Willem B., 1954-