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Author Cantor, G. N., 1943-
Title Quakers, Jews, and science : religious responses to modernity and the sciences in Britain, 1650-1900 / Geoffrey Cantor
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  BL240.3 C232 2005    AVAILABLE    30530000829119
 Modern History Library  201.65 C232    AVAILABLE    30550100418217
Descript xi, 420 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [366]-397) and index
Introduction : science in 'Dissenting' religious communities -- Two communities -- Education and careers -- Scientific institutions -- Trajectories in science -- Quaker attitudes and practices -- Quaker responses to evolution -- Jewish attitudes and practices -- Jewish responses to evolution -- Historical comparisons and historiographical reflections
Subject Religion and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century
Religion and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
Religion and science -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Society of Friends -- Doctrines
Judaism -- Doctrines
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