Genesis and Geology: A Study of Scientific Thought, Natural Theology, and Social Opinion in Great Britain, 1790-1850

By: Gillispie, Charles Coulston

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LANDMARK HISTORY OF THE IMPACT OF SCIENCE ON RELIGION. 8 1/2 inches tall hardcover, red cloth binding, gilt title to spine, near fine/good dust jacket. CHARLES COULSTON GILLISPIE (1918 - 2015) was an American historian of science. He attended Wesleyan University, graduating in 1940 with a major in Chemistry and gained his PhD from Harvard University in 1949. He joined the Department of History at Princeton University, establishing the Program in History of Science at Princeton in the 1960s. He was president of the History of Science Society from 1965-66.

Title: Genesis and Geology: A Study of Scientific Thought, Natural Theology, and Social Opinion in Great Britain, 1790-1850

Author Name: Gillispie, Charles Coulston

Categories: Science, Evolution, Religion, Geology,

Edition: First edition, second printing

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 458

Keywords: evolution geology religion science history England