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Polkinghorne's book is part of the Very Short Introductions series produced by Oxford University Press. This is a rare Insider's Critique of the Interpretations offered by Quantum Orthodoxy. His Science and Religion books are: The Way the World is : The Christian Perspective of a Scientist (1984 - revised 1992) ISBN 0-281-04597-6; One World (SPCK/Princeton University Press 1987; Templeton Foundation Press, 2007) ISBN 978-1-59947 … In a few cases, the answers are elaborated on in appendices … But since discovering John Polkinghorne's book, Quantum Theory, it thankfully has become a little bit easier. Life Stars Universe. Dr. John Polkinghorne is a world-renowned authority in the field of science and religion. Free delivery on qualified orders. [31] 26 of them are concerning science and religion, often for a popular audience. He is founding president of the International Society for Science and Religion, a member of England's Royal Society, and the bestselling author of more than thirty books. He is the winner of the 2002 Templeton Prize for Progress Toward Research or Discoveries about Spiritual Realities. These books intend to give an accessible (both in level and length) introduction to a wide range of subjects. As edited by Thomas Jay Oord, The Polkinghorne Reader is comprised of excerpts from fourteen of Polkinghorne’s … The Polkinghorne Reader brings together key extracts from his writings on core issues such as the nature of science, the physical world, human nature, love, theology, creation, providence, prayer and miracle, … Find books John Polkinghorne believes that this could only be the result of something momentous, ie the resurrection. This might be one of the wisest books I've ever read. £7.12. This year for Advent I’ve been working my way through John Polkinghorne’s Advent devotional book Living with Hope. This book, however, is a nice little summary of his other books written in non-technical language. The book was launched at a workshop at the 2009 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting in Chicago, and then in the UK at a discussion at the Royal Society chaired by Onora O'Neill, in … Looking for books by John C. Polkinghorne? Amazon.in - Buy SCIENCE & CREATION book online at best prices in India on Amazon.in. See all books authored by John C. Polkinghorne, including Quantum Theory, A Very Short Introduction, and Quarks, Chaos & Christianity, Revised and Updated: Questions to Science and Religion, and more on ThriftBooks.com. Making him the only ordained member of the Royal Society. In "Exploring Reality" Polkinghorne seeks to combine the perspectives of science and Christianity into what he calls a "stereoscopic world view." 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