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The Origin And Evolution Of Religion And Science
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Price: Free! Words: 157,330. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
A simple, unified model of nature and of the dimensions of time and space demonstrates how the evolution of our species naturally led to two symmetrical yet seemingly incompatible ways that our ancestors learned to understand nature; religion and science. Each of the stages in the evolution of nature, and of human awareness of nature, of religion, of science, and of language is analyzed in depth.
Alchemy in Medieval and Tudor England
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2014 by The New Curiosity Shop. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This book guides you through the arrival and growth of alchemy in England in the medieval and Tudor periods.
The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Robert W. Fuller. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Making of a Scientist is Calvin Fuller’s story of his youth, education, and scientific career in the greatest research laboratory of the postwar era.
The Family Book
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Series: Ringing Cedars of Russia, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
"THE FAMILY BOOK", the sixth book of the Series, describes another visit by the author to Anastasia's glade in the Siberian taiga and his conversations with his growing son, which cause him to take a new look at education, science, history, family and Nature.
Bilim ve Bilimsel Yöntem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: Turkish. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Bu kitapta bilim, bilimsel yöntem, kuram ve yasa arasındaki farkı öğrenirken yaşadığımız dünya konusunda daha fazla güven duyacaksınız.
Bilimin Kısa Bir Tarihi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: Turkish. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Bu kitap, okuyucusunu bilimin yaklaşık 2500 yıllık tarihinde kısa ve eğlenceli bir gezintiye çıkarmayı amaçlıyor. Giderek karmaşıklaşan, anlaşılması zor bilimsel kavramları açıklıyor. Her yaştan insanın okuyup bir şeyler öğrenebileceği bilgiler içeriyor. Amaçlarından birisi de, okuyucusunun bilime ve dünyaya karşı yaklaşımını dönüştürmek.
Культурно-историческая концепция непротиворечия научных и религиозных истин
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 180,090. Language: Russian. Published: November 1, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Вселенная, писал Г.Лейбниц, это океан, так что малейшее движение в нем отзывается на самом отдаленном расстоянии. В бесконечной «паутине» отношений и связей – жизнь мира. Развитие мира есть необратимое, определенное направленное и закономерное изменение материальных и идеальных объектов, приводящее к возникновению нового качества. В основе развития мира лежат не случайные, но те проистекающие из с
Factismals for Space Cadets
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
Did you ever wonder how they choose the names for astronomical objects (and if you could name a few yourself)? Or what Jupiter sounds like (and if you could listen)? Or whatever happened to atomic rockets (and if you could ride along)? Then this is the book for you!
Beyond Reason: Knowledge, Religion and Science in The West
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 81,530. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Where did God come from? Where did He go? What did science inherit from religion? Why does any of this matter? Beyond Reason is a plea for tolerance and understanding in the guise of a 3,000 year intellectual history of religion and science, from the Greeks to the geeks. Critics and readers have enjoyed the conversational, non-academic style and the absence of partisan views.
Vitrified Stones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Evidence from the Inca Vestiges of Peru. Analysis and discussion of this mysterious phenomena found throughout the ancient world. Possibly the first spectral analysis of the vitrified stone mystery.
Cognitive Performance Research at Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, 1960-2009
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
One of the aeromedical research groups at Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, focused on human cognitive performance. This historical review summarizes the work of that group from its founding through its closing, including biographies of scientists who influenced the group, the devices and techniques used by the group, and the group’s scientific contributions.
Illustrated What Are the Results of the Establishment of Secular Humanism?
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Series: Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
"... To establish atheism on the ruins of Christianity [is] to deprive mankind of its best consolations and most animating hopes and to make a gloomy desert of the universe." Alexander Hamilton
Illustrated What Is Science?
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Series: Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Secularists like Charles Watts and Richard Dawkins affirm a single belief, though they vary in their methods of stating it. They believe that there is no evidence for the truth of any "revealed faith and that only secularist science should be permitted to exist.
Illustrated What Is Secular Humanism?
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Series: Illustrated Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,370. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Almost every American colony had some form of establishment of religion. This was because their religion consisted of proven and necessary facts of existence. Religion was reliable, logical and rational to them. The modern established religion of Secular Humanism teaches that it is the only scientifically-based belief system in existence.
¡Ellos fueron!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,660. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Ellos fueron algunos científicos muy conocidos, y otros que sin llegar a ser famosos han sido influencias poderosas en el avance de distintas disciplinas. 50 hombres y mujeres que investigaron el universo con la ciencia y hallaron las respuestas que dan forma a nuestra vida cotidiana, nuestro conocimiento, nuestro bienestar, nuestra salud y nuestro futuro.
The Turbulent Birth of the Lick Observatory
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
With drama equal to any fiction, this article explores the story of how a major research institution came into being at the top of a mountain at the end of the 19th Century.
What Is Secular Humanism?
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Series: Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,300. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Almost every American colony had some form of establishment of religion. This was because their religion consisted of proven and necessary facts of existence. Religion was reliable, logical and rational to them. The modern established religion of Secular Humanism teaches that it is the only scientifically-based belief system in existence.
What Is Science?
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Series: Serial Antidisestablishmentarianism, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
Truth. Objectivity. Honesty. Evidence, eyewitness testimony, and step-by-step use of the scientific method is not just the domain of the secular humanist.
The Planet-Girded Suns: The History of Human Thought About Extrasolar Worlds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Ad Stellae Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the late 17th century until the end of the 19th, almost all educated people believed that the stars are suns surrounded by inhabited planets. This book, first published by Atheneum in 1974 and now updated to include the scientific knowledge gained during the past 40 years, tells the story of the rise, fall, and eventual renewal of widespread conviction that we are not alone in the universe.
Psychanalyse Plurielle
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: French. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Regroupement en 1990 des arguments et éléments produits à partir de 1985 assistant l’extension de la psychanalyse à l’écologie (passage de la psychanalyse de ‘singulariste’ à ‘plurielle’). La conception de l’Environnement gagne des apports de la notion d’Inconscient – la subjectivation narcissique devient subjectivité politique.