The Resource God and the new physics, Paul Davies

God and the new physics, Paul Davies

Label
God and the new physics
Title
God and the new physics
Statement of responsibility
Paul Davies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that the discoveries of twentieth-century physics--relativity and the quantum theory--demand a radical reformulation of the fundamentals of reality and a way of thinking, that is closer to mysticism than materialism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, P. C. W
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL265.P4
LC item number
D38 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Religion and science
  • Physics
  • Religion and science
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Religion
  • Geschichte (1900-1980)
  • Physik
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Physik
  • Religion
Label
God and the new physics, Paul Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 236-247
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science and religion in a changing world -- 2. Genesis -- 3. Did God create the universe? -- 4. Why is there a universe? -- 5. What is life? holism vs reductionism -- 6. Mind and soul -- 7. The Self -- 8. The Quantum factor -- 9. Time -- 10. Freewill and determinism -- 11. The Fundamental structure of matter -- 12. Accident or design? -- 13. Black holes and cosmic chaos -- 14. Miracles -- 15. The End of the universe -- 16. Is the universe a 'free lunch'? -- 17. The Physicist's conception of nature
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 255 pages
Isbn
9780671476885
Lccn
83014866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9757103
Label
God and the new physics, Paul Davies
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 236-247
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Science and religion in a changing world -- 2. Genesis -- 3. Did God create the universe? -- 4. Why is there a universe? -- 5. What is life? holism vs reductionism -- 6. Mind and soul -- 7. The Self -- 8. The Quantum factor -- 9. Time -- 10. Freewill and determinism -- 11. The Fundamental structure of matter -- 12. Accident or design? -- 13. Black holes and cosmic chaos -- 14. Miracles -- 15. The End of the universe -- 16. Is the universe a 'free lunch'? -- 17. The Physicist's conception of nature
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 255 pages
Isbn
9780671476885
Lccn
83014866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9757103

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