Jewish tradition and the challenge of Darwinism

  title={Jewish tradition and the challenge of Darwinism},
  author={G. Cantor and Marc Swetlitz},
  • G. Cantor, Marc Swetlitz
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Darwin s theory of evolution transformed the life sciences and made profound claims about human origins and the human condition, topics often viewed as the prerogative of religion. As a result, evolution has provoked a wide variety of religious responses, ranging from angry rejection to enthusiastic acceptance. While Christian responses to evolution have been studied extensively, little scholarly attention has been paid to Jewish reactions. "Jewish Tradition and the Challenge of Darwinism" is… CONTINUE READING
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