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Why the Hopeless War? Approaching intelligent design

Shearmur, Jeremy


This paper addresses the intellectual motivation of some of those involved in the intelligent design movement. It identifies their concerns with the critique of the claim that Darwinism offers an adequate explanation of prima facie teleological features in biology, a critique of naturalism, and the concern on the part of some of these authors including Dembski, with the revival of 'Old Princeton' apologetics. It is argued that their work is interesting and is in principle intellectually...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
Source: Sophia
DOI: 10.1007/s11841-010-0221-5


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