Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

God, Chance and Necessity
By

Rating
Hurry - Only 2 left in stock!

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

introduction 7 1 The origin of the species 15 2 Something for nothing: a dubious deal 34 3 is there any point? Where the universe is going 50 4. Darwin and natural selection 61 5.the metaphysics of theism 96 6. The elegance of the Life- plan 105 7. Evolution and purpose 131 8. Brains and consciousness 147 9. The future of evolution 167 10.Suffering and goodness 190 bibliography 205 Index 208

About the Author

Keith Ward is the Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford.

Reviews

"a very accessible, highly engaging work" "a well argued apologetic for theistic metaphysics" "This book displays a maturity and clarity far surpassing Ward's earlier works" * Theology Today *
"A rare synthesis of intellect and conviction, this book offers valuable insights to readers struggling to reconcile faith and science." * Booklist *
"admirable effort to engage the scientist and the philosopher in the question of meaning, and human destiny." * Muslim World Book Review *
"incisive, logically structured and not cluttered with technical language." * Methodist Recorder *
"a profound and richly satisfying book that illuminates better than anything I have come across the most important issue of our time and which sooner or later will consign atheism to the dustbin of philosophical ideas. * Catholic Herald *
"Prof. Ward has written a tightly reasoned and highly accessible book that seeks to show the fallacies of modern scientific atheism" * One Country *
"The philosophical and scientific arguments for the existence of God - well summarised, for instance in Professor Keith Ward's God, Chance and Necessity (Oneworld, 1996) - are now almost overwhelming." * The Times *
"Ward combines elegant rendering of familiar arguments with his own creative contribution." * Theology Today *
"it engages with the issues of the day from a position of profound and rational faith and deserves to be widely read and discussed" * Science and Christian Belief *
" * The Guardian *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling God, Chance and Necessity on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top