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Science Et Religion

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In this timely work, Russell, philosopher, agnostic, mathematician, and renowned peace advocate, offers a brief yet insightful study of the conflicts between science and traditional religion during the last four centuries. Examining accounts in which scientific advances clashed with Christian doctrine or biblical interpretations of the day, from Galileo and the Copernican ...more
Paperback, Folio Essais, 190 pages
Published January 1st 1990 by Gallimard Education (first published 1935)
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peiman-mir5 rezakhani
درود بر «برتراند راسل» بزرگ و خردمند و یادش همیشه در قلب و جان ما زنده و گرامی باد
دوستان گرانقدر، این کتاب از 10 فصل تشکیل شده است که زنده یاد «راسل» در خط به خط کتاب از فرصتی که داشته، بهترین بهره را برده است تا نکات زشت و سرشار از کارهای ضد انسانی که در ادیان مختلف به چشم میخورد را به انسانهایی که به دنبال آگاهی و خردگرایی هستند نشان داده و این را ثابت کند که دین مانع پیشرفت انسانها بوده و میباشد
این اندیشمند بزرگ، با خرد و انسانیت خودش ثابت میکند که آنهایی که خودشان را نماینده های خدا بر زمین
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Manny
May 08, 2012 Manny rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: People who like trolling
Bertrand Russell was an extremely intelligent, witty and entertaining writer, and I enjoyed most of this book in the way I would have enjoyed a very good comment thread on Goodreads; perhaps the book in question was the Bible, or The God Delusion, or one of Ann Coulter's more demented outpourings. Russell has set the ball rolling with a provocative review, designed to tease and infuriate people with religious sympathies; he then proceeds to dispatch the resulting army of trolls, to the amusement ...more
Joshua Parkinson
Apr 16, 2008 Joshua Parkinson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Imagine two brothers born to compete, the elder dominating the younger. The elder brother is arrogant and manipulative, but also sincere and well-intentioned. When people ask him questions about the world, he answers quickly and often flippantly, as if he knows all. When he doesn’t know, he answers anyway, gleaning his answers from within. He never thinks to look to the world for his answers because he’s certain he already knows everything. His younger brother agrees and admires him, repeating h ...more
Ayman  Agour
May 10, 2012 Ayman Agour rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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الكتاب يتحدث فى عشر فصول عن تاريخ الصراع بين الدين والعلم، منذ ظهور كوبرنيكوس وآراؤه حتى العام 1935، عام صدور الطبعة الأولى من الكتاب .. كتاب هام جداً.

الكتاب نسخة pdf
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العلم يبدأ بـ (الملاحظة) ثم (افتراض علمى) ثم مجموعة من الظواهر والملاحظات ترتقى بالافتراض العلمى لدرجة أعم وأشمل هى (النظرية العلمية) ، وقد تكون مجموعة من النظريات العلمية افتراض جديد أكثر عمومية وشمولية الذى بدوره قد يؤدى إلى نظرية عملية جديدة أ
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Reza
Nov 21, 2016 Reza rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
کتاب جذابی بود از این نظر که در ده فصل نظریات و بحثها و جدال هایی که در طول تاریخ بین علم و دین بوده رو به همراه جزییاتشون رو گفته و درموردشون نظریات مختلف دانشمندها و کلیسا،کتاب مقدس رو آورده. از جمله بحث ها و جدال های مهم بین علم و دین در تاریخ میشه به تقابل گالیله و کوپرنیک با کلیسا مبنی بر گردش زمین به دور خورشید و نیز خودش، نظریه تکامل داروین مبنی بر خلقت و بوجودآمدن رقابتی و غیرناگهانی و تدریجی موجودات زنده، جدال بین علم پزشکی با دین مبنی بر شفادهنده و درمان بودن چیزی به غیر از دعا و نیایش ...more
بسام عبد العزيز
لماذا يصطدم العلم بالدين؟
ببساطة لأن رجال الدين لديهم إصرار لانهائئ في الدخول إلى العلم من بوابة النصوص المقدسة!

على العكس تماما نجد رجال العلم لا يهمهم الدين.. فمباحث العلم لا تشتمل على الغيبيات ... و بالتالي فلا علاقة لهم بمباحe الدين..
لماذا لا يحاول المتدينون التفكير بهذه الطريقة مثل العلماء ؟!!

عندما قرأت الكتاب وجدت الفكر الديني السائد في عصور أوروبا المظلمة هو نفس الفكر السائد لدينا في دولنا الإسلامية الغراء!

ما التشابه؟ لنلق نظرة..

"من الذي سيجرأ على وضع مرجعية كوبرنيكوس فوق مرجعية الروح القدس
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محمد  الخواص
كعادة المنطقى برتراند راسل فى السرد لا يحيد عن الحقائق العلمية (فى عصره) كما يلتزم قدر الامكان لعله اكثر حذرا ايضا بالتماسك المنطقى
كما انه لا يخلو من علم بالتاريخ
يبدأ فى سرد الصراع بين العلم والدين وكيف تحول العلم مصدرا بديلا عن المفاهيم والحكاوى الدينية ليس بسبب طبيعة الغرب الالحادية كما يعتقد الكثير من العرب ولكن بسبب ان العلم يقدم نجاحاته ليس فقط النظرية ولكن العملية والمتمثلة فى اغلب الاشياء حولك
ان ما يؤلم فى سرد الماضى الاوربى هو انه يناظر واقعناوحاضرنا فى كل شئ لدرجة ان حاضرهم الان اعتق
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Jade
لا أعتقد بأن استطيع تقييم الكتاب
لانه الترجمة التي قرأتها لاسامة اسبر
رسل كتب هذا الكتاب في حوالي 270 صفحة
ورمسيس عوض ترجمه ب270 صفحة
بينما اسامة اسبر ترجم الكتاب في 144 صفحة
ولا أعلم السبب في الواقع!
على كل حال لم أعلم ذلك في البداية
عندما أخدت الكتاب من المكتبة
كنت اعتقد بأن رسل كتبه في 144 صفحة.
ولكن للاسف هذه هي الترجمة الوحيدة المتوفرة في المكتبة
ولكن سأحاول قرائت ترجمة رمسيس عوض عن قريب
وعندها سوف اعود لتقييم الكتاب.
Bilal Anis
May 24, 2016 Bilal Anis rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I loved this book. The author first explains the conflict between science and religion and how scientists were prosecuted by religious entities. He speaks then about various topics that are very debatable like the soul, Sufism, free will, etc,,

He states that science need a lot to answer but he is always winning the battles against religion.. He also explains many philosophical ideas that science don't need to answer.

Interesting
notgettingenough
In the first instance, I wish to repudiate the statement made by Manny on comment 72 here: http://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/5...

I mean, I was gasping, possibly even moaning...but it wasn't because Bertrand is my pornography....

So we have here a guy who thought he could spend his life being opinionated about everything and telling it how it is until he changes his mind. Russell believed that facts weren't the way to change people's minds, only emotional arguments could do that, and this book i
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Jared
Dec 27, 2007 Jared rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It's amazing how prescient Russell's insights from 70 years ago are even today. Many "philosophers" multiply words and leave you understanding less than when you met them. Russell is, first and foremost, an insightful thinker and clear writer.

This is a quick read and covers religion and science, their separate spheres of importance and relevance, and their interplay over the centuries.
Armin
Nov 30, 2013 Armin rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Rationalists
Considering the book was written in the 30's, it is still relevant today. Russell deals with many fresh issues including dogmatism, ethics, evolution, scientific revolution and its implications for theology. The book is quite short and can be read easily. I’m not going to summarize all the chapters here. I’m just going to share my favourite quotes from the book, for your enjoyment, and my own.

Reason is a harmonising, controlling force rather than a creative one. Even in the most purely logical r
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Samah
كتاب يستحق القراءة من كاتب رائع ..

العلم : يهدف للكشف من خلال وسائل الملاحظة والبرهان المرتكزة على أحداث خاصة في العالم ..

ثم بواسطة القوانين يربط الأحداث الواحد بالآخر،وبعد ذلك يتنبأ بالأحداث المستقبلية..

هذا الجانب النظري للعلم مرتبط بالتقنيات العلمية التي تستخدمها المعرفة العلمية من أجل إنتاج ظروف لراحة الإنسان والتي كانت غير قابلة للتحقق من قبل،أو أنها كانت مكلفة جدا في عصور ما قبل العلم.

هذا الجانب الأخير يعطي أهمية كبيرة للعلم حتى في عيون الذين لا يؤمنون به.

الدين: ومن وجهة نظر اجتماعية،هو ظاه
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Dan Arel
May 25, 2012 Dan Arel rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really loved this book! Russell tells the major differences between logical, scientific thought vs illogical theology. His love of the scientific method is unmatched and his points still stand up this many years later.

he points out why theology is so much different and can be very dangerous. He touches on morality and ethics and points out why you are not getting those from your religion.

Amazing read, i recommend this to everyone! the kindle edition is free on amazon too!
Ahmad Sharabiani
عنوان یک: «علم و مذهب»، اثر: برتراند راسل؛ ترجمه: رضا مشایخی، نشر: تهران، کتابفروشی دهخدا، در ۱۷۵ ص، چاپ 1355، انتشارات
عنوان دو: «نبرد دین با علم»، اثر: برتراند راسل؛ برگردان: «احمد ایرانی» و «علی اصغر مهاجر»، نشر: لس آنجلس، در 192 ص، چاپ سال 1993 میلادی،
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Mark
Mar 22, 2008 Mark rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
With a title like "Religion and Science" one might be apt to believe that this is a book of comparative essays, conflicting viewpoints one might say. However, what Russell really does is to offer first a historical view of religion's relationship with science and then in latter writings, how that relationship went wrong.

From metaphyscial meanderings to epistemological epiphanies Russell points out that the truth of the matter is: religion has been in the business of either editing or censuring s
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Sergey Antopolskiy
Given the year it was written - 1935 - it is a profound book. Analysis of the conflict between science and religion is basically as relevant as most of the modent writings, e.g. Dawkins and Harris. Ideas are so fresh and relevant, it is amazing how precise Russell was about directions of science. He even predicted neuroscience as a separate field. He said that in the future there is going to be science in between psychology and physics, which will unite 'material' and 'mental' worlds.

I've listen
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Alfaniel Aldavan
Sep 29, 2013 Alfaniel Aldavan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: philosophy
Russell's clarity alone is a reason to read this book, any time.

The book is an easy read, articulate and entertaining. It's not a part of Russell's influential theories, rather an aside. Russell presents a history of refutations, from an analytical/scientific perspective, of arguments in favor of God's existence.

Written in a style accessible to the large public, the book can serve as introduction to the controversy between religion and science, as well as offer an enjoyable moment to the reader
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Trevor
Jun 15, 2008 Trevor rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: philosophy, religion
Not a lot to this one - I was surprised by how light on it was. There were some themes I really would have liked to have heard more on. He talks about Marxism (coming from Hegel) being based on Dialectics and this being somewhat similar to mysticism - all is one, everything is related to everything else - but does no more than mention this.

I would have liked more detail and more depth.

The thing I found most interesting about this was finding out that this book was written when Russell was in his
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Basheer Ismail
Jun 05, 2016 Basheer Ismail rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
كتاب ممتاز.. ينبغي ان يدرس في جامعاتنا.. يوسع المدارك و يحفز على التفكير .. مستنداً على تاريخ الصراع بين العلم و الدين خلال الاربع قرون الماضية و حتى وقتنا الحاضر.. و كيف انه في كل مرة انتصر العلم حين اختلف مع اللاهوت و النصوص الدينية.. وان العلم كان دائما يسعى للتخفيف من معاناة البشر كما حصل في الطب والفلك و الهندسة مقارنة بما يفعل تجار الوهم.

الكتاب يستحق القراءة حتى وان اختلفت معه حول بعض التفاصيل و الافكار.
Nashwa Abdo
Aug 23, 2016 Nashwa Abdo rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
سرد سلس و منسجم لأقوى الصراعات التي حصلت في 4 قرون الأخيرة و ما زالت قائمة
يطرح الكتاب المواضيع الهامة التي تتعلق بكلا الجانبين-العلم ، و الدين- و مناقشتهما و رؤية مدى تقدم الاراء في أي منهما حتى عصرنا الحالي
كتاب شيق جدا ساعدني على الإبحار في مناطق يصعب تخيل وصوولها ، و اراء يستحيل طرقها و عرضها لمسائلة واقعية و مرنة هدفها الوصول لأقرب النقاط للحقيقة !
John Broussard
Quick read that clearly explains religion vs. science in terms of the domains in which they reside in the human experience. Science in testing for knowledge and religion in the spiritual realm. Russell contends that religion ought not attempt to make truth claims as science can potentially undermine with evidence if those assertions prove false.
Carl
Jul 25, 2015 Carl rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"The harm that theology has done is not to create cruel impulses, but to give them the sanction of what professes to be lofty ethic, and to confer an apparently sacred character upon practices which have come down from more ignorant and barbarous times."
Fernando Suarezserna
A shot gem. I absolutely recommend this book to anyone interested in science. It's a really short book, a page-turner and it definitely made a positive impact on my understanding of the topic.
Ahmad amar
Oct 01, 2014 Ahmad amar rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
برتراند راسل فيلسوف في منتهى الذكاء..
Daddio
Aug 15, 2009 Daddio rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The "original" and still the Greatest!!
Vincent Russo
Apr 17, 2010 Vincent Russo rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: philosophy
Shows a distinct line between religion and science and why they cannot and should not be married.
Eloise Sunshine
Sep 09, 2013 Eloise Sunshine rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: audiobooks
It certainly is worth listening (or reading) to again and again. I'm gonna start with my second round right away...
Ahmed M. Gamil
التقييم قريباً، إن شاء الله.
Rohan T
May 05, 2013 Rohan T rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS, was a Welsh philosopher, historian, logician, mathematician, advocate for social reform, pacifist, and prominent rationalist. Although he was usually regarded as English, as he spent the majority of his life in England, he was born in Wales, where he also died.

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