Book Volume 1 2008

Clashes of Knowledge

Orthodoxies and Heterodoxies in Science and Religion


ISBN: 978-1-4020-5554-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-5555-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 11-33

    Forms of Knowledge: Problems, Projects, Perspectives

  3. Chapter

    Pages 35-90

    The Nexus of Knowledge and Space

  4. Chapter

    Pages 91-99

    Cultural Boundaries: Settled and Unsettled

  5. Chapter

    Pages 101-110

    Actors’ and Analysts’ Categories in the Social Analysis of Science

  6. Chapter

    Pages 111-120

    Science and the Limits of Knowledge

  7. Chapter

    Pages 121-132

    Science and Religion in Popular Publishing in 19th-Century Britain

  8. Chapter

    Pages 133-144

    Reason, Faith, and Gnosis: Potentials and Problematics of a Typological Construct

  9. Chapter

    Pages 145-153

    The Demarcation Problem of Knowledge and Faith: Questions and Answers from Theology

  10. Chapter

    Pages 155-171

    Types of Sacred Space and European Responses to New Religious Movements

  11. Chapter

    Pages 173-188

    When Faiths Collide: The Case of Fundamentalism

  12. Chapter

    Pages 189-198

    The Theory of Cognitive Dissonance: State of the Science and Directions for Future Research

  13. Chapter

    Pages 199-209

    Turning Persuasion from an Art into a Science

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 211-230