The Resource Protestants in an age of science : the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought, by Theodore Dwight Bozeman

Protestants in an age of science : the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought, by Theodore Dwight Bozeman

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Protestants in an age of science : the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought
Title
Protestants in an age of science
Title remainder
the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought
Statement of responsibility
by Theodore Dwight Bozeman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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DLC
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1942-
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Bozeman, Theodore Dwight
Index
index present
LC call number
BL245
LC item number
.B7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
A921
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  • Bacon, Francis
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Bacon, Francis
  • Religion and science
  • Protestantism
  • Christianity
  • Religion and Science
  • Religion et sciences
  • Protestantisme
  • Protestantism
  • Religion and science
  • Protestantismus
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Protestants in an age of science : the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought, by Theodore Dwight Bozeman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 211-239
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. The source and rise of Baconianism in America -- Realism and natural science -- Ideas, objects, and intuition -- Hume and the limits of knowledge -- Summary of the Scottish pattern -- Transition to America: The rise of realism -- Locke, "Lord Bacon," and inductive science -- Conclusion -- 2. The Presbyterian old school: a case-study profile -- A concise profile of the old school -- Presbyterians and science: Personal involvements -- 3. Christian inquiry and inductive restraint -- The enlightenment challenge: Inquiry versus religion -- Samuel Miller's brief retrospect of the eighteenth century: A summary of the past and a map of the future -- The march of mind -- Mind and matter -- Truth: Objective and subjective -- Induction and the art of generalization -- Induction and deduction in Baconian perspective -- 4. Doxological science and its enemies -- THe beautification of Bacon -- Doxological science in evangelical America -- The Presbyterian view: Design, care, and order -- Secularism, materialism, and heresy: The other face of science -- Going on the defensive: The right of review -- 5. Saving doxological science: Baconian strategies for the defense -- Natural "fact" versus "reasoning" in science -- Induction and the "data" of scripture -- Induction and the psychology of humility -- induction and the incompleteness of science -- 6. Positive strategies in doxological science -- The concord of truth -- Catastrophism and the millennium -- Bacon and the Reformation -- 7. Baconianism and the Bible: Hermeneutics for an age of science -- Christian theology and the critique of pure reason -- Biblical "fact" versus "reasoning" in theology -- Baconianism and the Bible: The new organum of Christian theology -- 8. Summary and concluding reflections
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 243 pages
Isbn
9780807812990
Lccn
76025962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2347136
Label
Protestants in an age of science : the Baconian ideal and ante-bellum American religious thought, by Theodore Dwight Bozeman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 211-239
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. The source and rise of Baconianism in America -- Realism and natural science -- Ideas, objects, and intuition -- Hume and the limits of knowledge -- Summary of the Scottish pattern -- Transition to America: The rise of realism -- Locke, "Lord Bacon," and inductive science -- Conclusion -- 2. The Presbyterian old school: a case-study profile -- A concise profile of the old school -- Presbyterians and science: Personal involvements -- 3. Christian inquiry and inductive restraint -- The enlightenment challenge: Inquiry versus religion -- Samuel Miller's brief retrospect of the eighteenth century: A summary of the past and a map of the future -- The march of mind -- Mind and matter -- Truth: Objective and subjective -- Induction and the art of generalization -- Induction and deduction in Baconian perspective -- 4. Doxological science and its enemies -- THe beautification of Bacon -- Doxological science in evangelical America -- The Presbyterian view: Design, care, and order -- Secularism, materialism, and heresy: The other face of science -- Going on the defensive: The right of review -- 5. Saving doxological science: Baconian strategies for the defense -- Natural "fact" versus "reasoning" in science -- Induction and the "data" of scripture -- Induction and the psychology of humility -- induction and the incompleteness of science -- 6. Positive strategies in doxological science -- The concord of truth -- Catastrophism and the millennium -- Bacon and the Reformation -- 7. Baconianism and the Bible: Hermeneutics for an age of science -- Christian theology and the critique of pure reason -- Biblical "fact" versus "reasoning" in theology -- Baconianism and the Bible: The new organum of Christian theology -- 8. Summary and concluding reflections
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 243 pages
Isbn
9780807812990
Lccn
76025962
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)2347136

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