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Man, it will be objected, is a living being, and therefore belongs in the first place to the domain of the biologist; but he is also a thinking being, and therefore belongs to the psychologist; in his evolutionary setting, he is the concern of the palaeontologist; but he is also a being capable of philosophizing, capable of artistic and religious feelings, and so comes ...more
Paperback, 186 pages
Published April 1st 2012 by Spastic Cat Press (first published 1963)
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Orville Jenkins
Oct 19, 2019 rated it really liked it
This book was translated from the French original edition of 1963. I bought my copy in 1982 in Nairobi, Kenya, and read it in previous years. I read it again 29-31 May 2019.

This is an excellent, thoughtful review of concepts of God and the universe in light of the state of knowledge and scientific understandings at the time of writing. The author provides a good logical analysis of the traditional concepts and current claims and arguments on these matters, with a discussion of the history and
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This book was translated from the French original edition of 1963. I bought my copy in 1982 in Nairobi, Kenya, and read it in previous years. I read it again 29-31 May 2019.

This is an excellent, thoughtful review of concepts of God and the universe in light of the state of knowledge and scientific understandings at the time of writing. The author provides a good logical analysis of the traditional concepts and current claims and arguments on these matters, with a discussion of the history and
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Jean-Émile Charon fue un físico nuclear francés, filósofo y escritor. Fue autor de más de 20 libros sobre física, filosofía científica y ciencias de la computación. Realizó investigaciones nucleares en la Comisaría à l'Énergie Atomique de Francia.