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Creationism in twentieth-century America

a ten-volume anthology of documents, 1903-1961

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Controversial literature.,
  • Evolution -- Controversial literature.,
  • Creationism -- History of doctrines -- 20th century.,
  • Bible and evolution.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAntievolutionism before World War I, Creation-evolution debates, Antievolution works of Arthur I. Brown, Antievolution pamphlets of William Bell Riley, Creationist writings of Byron C. Nelson, Antievolution pamphlets of Harry Rimmer, Selected works of George McCready Price, Early writings of Harold W. Clark and Frank Lewis Marsh, Early creationist journals, Creation and evolution in the early American scientific affiliation
    Statementseries editor, Ronald L. Numbers.
    ContributionsNumbers, Ronald L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT712 .A57 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 v. :
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20356156M
    ISBN 100815318022, 0815318030, 0815318049, 0815318057, 0815318065, 0815318073, 0815318081, 081531809X, 0815318103, 0815318111


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There was a retreat from science and a reversion to belief in a young earth (6, years old) among many American Christians. Two of the main proponents of Young Earth Creationism (YEC). Evolution: A Glossary of Terms.

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Numbers(Editor). Hardcover (January ) The Creationist Writings of Byron C. Nelson (Creationism in Twentieth-Century America, Vol 5) by Byron. Twentieth century creationism used a three-pronged strategy to attack evolution in science research and education.

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