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II. Aktuell litteratur på norsk

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IV. Nettsider anbefalt av den britiske produsenten

A. WEBSITES OF THE SERIES

www.thegodquestion.tv

www.searchfortruthenterprises.com
The links that follow will help you explore further the major topics of the programmes. Most sites listed are supportive of orthodox science but a few challenge accepted scientific paradigms.

B. SCIENCE AND GOD: GENERAL

BioLogos Forum – www.bioLogos.org
Biologos explores, promotes, and celebrates the integration of science and Christian faith.

Christians in Science – www.cis.org.uk
An international network of those concerned with the relationship between science and Christian faith.

Discovery Institute – www.discovery.org/csc/
Center for Science and Culture.

Faith and Thought – www.faithandthought.org.uk
Relating advances in knowledge to faith within society.

Faraday Institute – www.faraday-institute.org
The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion is an academic research enterprise based at St Edmund’s College, Cambridge.

Ian Ramsey Centre (Oxford University) – www.ianramseycentre.org
The Ian Ramsey Centre for Science and Religion conducts research into religious beliefs and theological concepts in relation to the sciences. The Centre is a part of the Theology Faculty at the University of Oxford.

Reasonable Faith – www.reasonablefaith.org
Defending the reasonableness of the Christian faith.

Test of Faith – www.testoffaith.com
Resources on science and faith.

The Centre for Intelligent Design – www.c4id.org.uk
Promoting the design argument.

The Skeptics Society – www.skeptic.com
Testing all claims against scientific criteria.

UCCF – www.bethinking.org
Encouraging the student population to examine the tenets of Christian faith.

C. THE COSMOS

BEYOND: Center for Fundamental Concepts In Science – beyond.asu.edu/drupal/

HUBBLE SITE – Explore Astronomy – hubblesite.org/explore_astronomy/

NASA – www.nasa.gov

D. ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE

Understanding Evolution

American Museum Of Natural History – www.amnh.org/

Evolution – www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/

Human Origins – humanorigins.si.edu/

Natural History Museum – www.nhm.ac.uk/nature-online/evolution/

The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences,  University of Cambridge. – www.sedgwickmuseum.org/

Understanding Evolution – evolution.berkeley.edu/

Querying Evolution

Answers In Genesis – www.answersingenesis.org/
Advocating literal interpretations of Genesis

Discovery Institute – www.discovery.org
Advancing a culture of purpose, creativity and innovation while challenging the adequacy of the Darwinian paradigm.

E. BRAIN, MIND AND CONSCIOUSNESS

BBC Science & Nature – www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/factfiles/brain/brain.shtml

Daniel Dennett Explains Consciousness and Free Will – bigthink.com/ideas/13466

Evidence of the Afterlife Blog –
www.netplaces.com/evidence-of-the-afterlife/science-seeks-an-explanation/the-human-consciousness-project-what-happens-when-we-die.htm

How Stuff Works – www.howstuffworks.com/search.php?terms=brain

Horizon Human Consciousness Project – www.horizonresearch.org/main_page.php?cat_id=47

NDE Research of Suicide – www.near-death.com/experiences/suicide02.html

 

SCIENCE: GENERAL

Bryson, Bill – A Short History of Nearly Everything, Black Swan Books, 2004
Lovelock, James – Gaia : A New Look At Life On Earth, Oxford University Press, 1995
Moore, Pete – The Great Ideas That Shaped Our World, Friedman/Fairfax, 2002
Polkinghorne, John – Quantum Theory: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press 2002

THE COSMOS

Cox and Cohen – Wonders of the Universe, HarperCollins, 2011
Davies, Paul – The Goldilocks Enigma, Penguin, 2006
Davies, Paul – The Mind Of God: Science & The Search For Ultimate Meaning, Penguin, 1992
Gingerich, Owen – God’s Universe, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2006
Rees, Martin – Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces That Shape The Universe, Phoenix, 2000
Williams and Hartnett – Dismantling the Big Bang, Master Books, 2005

ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE – Understanding Evolution

Alexander, Denis – Creation or Evolution: Do we have to choose? Monarch Books 2008
Dawkins, Richard – The Selfish Gene, Oxford University Press, 1989
Dawkins, Richard – The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution, Bantam Press, 2009
Dennett, Daniel – Darwin’s Dangerous Idea, Simon and Schuster, 1995
Miller, Kenneth – Finding Darwin’s God: A Scientist’s Search for Common Ground Between God and Evolution, Harper Perennial, 2007
Ruse, Michael – The Evolution-Creation Struggle, Harvard University Press, 2005
Ruse, Michael – Can A Darwinian Be A Christian? – Cambridge University Press, 2000
Wilson, David Sloan – Evolution for Everyone, Bantam Dell, 2007

ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE – Querying Evolution

Behe, Michael – The Edge of Evolution: The Search For The Limits of Darwinism, Free Press 2007
Dembski, William – No Free Lunch, Rowman and Littlefield, 2007
Denton, Michael – Evolution: a Theory in Crisis, Adler and Adler, 1986
Findlay, Lloyd, Pattemore, Swift – Debating Darwin: Two Debates – Is Darwinism True and Does it Matter? Paternoster, 2009
Fuller, Steve – Dissent over Descent, Icon Books, 2008
Myer, Stephen – Signature In The Cell, HarperOne, 2009
Swift, David – Evolution Under The Microscope, Leighton 2002

ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF LIFE – Theology and Evolution

Barton & Wilkinson – Reading Genesis after Darwin, Oxford University Press 2009
Berry & Noble – Darwin, Creation and The Fall: Theological Challenges, Apollos, 2009
Lennox, John – Seven Days that Divide the World, Zondervan, 2011
McIntosh, Andy – Genesis For Today, Day One Publications, 1997
Parker, Andrew – The Genesis Enigma: Why the Bible is Scientifically Accurate, Doubleday, 2009
Wilkinson, David – The Message Of Creation, Intervarsity Press , 2002

BRAIN, MIND AND CONSCIOUSNESS

Beauregard and O’Leary – The Spiritual Brain, Harper One, 2007
Dennett, Daniel – Consciousness Explained, Back Bay Books, 1991
Newberg, Andrew – Why We Believe What We Believe, Free Press, 2006
O’Shea, Michael – The Brain: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press 2005
Pinker, Steven – How The Mind Works, Penguin 1997
Piper, Don – 90 Minutes In Heaven, Revell, 2004
Schwartz and Begley – The Mind and the Brain, Harper, 2002

SCIENCE AND GOD: GENERAL

Alexander, Denis – Rebuilding The Matrix: Science and Faith in the 21st Century, Lion, 2001
Alexander and White – Beyond Belief: Science, Faith and Ethical Challenges, Lion, 2004
Andrews, Edgar – Who Made God? EP Books, 2009
Blanchard, John – Does God Believe in Atheists? Evangelical Press, 2000
Collins, Francis – The Language of God, Free Press ,2006
Dawkins, Richard – The God Delusion, Black Swan Books, 2006
D’Souza Dinesh – What’s So Great About Christianity, Regnery Publishing, 2007
Gibberson & Collins – The Language of Science and Faith: Straight Answers to Genuine Questions, Intervarsity Press, 2011
Harris, Sam – The End of Faith: Religion, Terror and the Future of Reason, Simon and Schuster, 2006
Harris, Sam – Letter To A Christian Nation, Bantam Press, 2007
Hitchens, Christopher – God Is Not Great: The Case Against Religion, Atlantic Books, 2007
Houghton, John – The Search For God: Can Science Help? John Ray Initiative, 2007
Keller, Timothy – The Reason for God, Dutton, 2008
Lennox, John – God’s Undertaker: Has Science Buried God? Lion, 2007
Lennox, John – God and Stephen Hawking, Lion, 2010
Lennox, John – Gunning for God: Why the New Atheists are Missing the Target, Lion, 2011
McGrath, Alister – Dawkins’ God, Blackwell, 2005
McGrath, Alister – Surprised by Meaning, Westminster John Knox Press, 2011
McGrath, Alister – Why God Won’t Go Away: Engaging With The New Atheism, SPCK, 2011
Newberg, Andrew – Why God Won’t Go Away – Random House, 2001
Polkinghorne and Beale – Questions of Truth: Fifty-One Responses To Questions about God, Science and Belief – Westminster John Knox Press, 2009
Robertson, David – The Dawkins Letters: Challenging Atheist Myths,Christian Focus, 2007
Ward, Keith – The Big Questions In Science and Religion, Templeton Foundation Press, 2008
Ward , Keith – Why There Almost Certainly Is A God, Lion, 2008
Williams, Peter S – A Sceptic’s Guide to Atheism, Paternoster, 2009

CHRISTIANITY

Colson, Charles – The Faith, Zondervan, 2008
Colson and Pearcey – How Now Shall We Live? Tyndale House, 1999
Lewis, C S – Mere Christianity, Collins, 1952
Stott, John – Basic Christianity – Intervarsity Press, 1958