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The New Creationism: Building Scientific Theory on a Biblical Foundation
by Paul Garner (Goodreads Author)
The academic culture in which science is practiced today is one of tacit - if not explicit - atheism. Nowhere is this more evident than in the scientific study of how the universe began and developed - the field of origins. This book has been written in the conviction that the first eleven chapters of the book of Genesis - the Bible's book of beginnings - provide a trustwo ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published March 1st 2009 by EP BOOKS
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Teriffic defense of the young-earth Creationist model. Garner discusses plate tectonics, biology, paleontology, cosmology, and others and shows how scientific evidence is better explained through a Creationist framework than an evolutionary one. A must-read for science majors.
I could probably rate it 3.5 stars maybe. I can't remember a lot of it it because I was reading it a while ago but i finished it today and it was a bit confusing (a lot actually) and though the information in it was probably good, I'm still finding it hard to decide what point it was trying to make. Sort of.
Excellent overview of the hows, whys, and rationale behind a scientifically substantiated Creationism in the modern world of secular science. It tends a bit more technical than the average reader might prefer, but I enjoyed the technical depth.
Paul Garner is a full time researcher and lecturer for Biblical Creation Ministries. He has a masters degree in geoscience from University College London, where he specialised in palaeobiology. He is a Fellow of the Geological Society of London and a member of several other scientific societies. His first book, The New Creationism: Building Scientific Theories on a Biblical Foundation, was publish ...moreMore about Paul Garner...