He uses the term "anti-evolution" as opposed to "creationist," because it began as an oppositional faction, and creation science
was developed later in a series of repeatedly failed attempts to confront evolutionary theory itself.
Arkansas Act 590 (28) mandated that Creation Science
be given the same amount of class time equivalent to the class time spent on the biological theories of evolution.
In 1987, the Supreme Court recognized creation science
as religious doctrine, not science.
For example, Answers in Genesis (AiG), which was founded by Australian creationist Ken Ham, is one of the largest creation science
organizations in America.
Kenyon, basically rehashes all the arguments from Creation Science
New material not only expands on topics covered in the first volume to reflect new legislation, but also includes new topics such as legal issues involved with Internet use and the legality of teaching creation science
That is, until you open it and notice it was published by Master Books, the publishing arm of the Institute for Creation Research, or that its list of contributors is a virtual who's who of creation science
, or that "all contributions have been peer-reviewed to ensure a consistent and biblical perspective.
published an article espousing the creation science
Overton ruled Arkansas' "Balanced Treatment for Creation Science
and Evolution Science" Act to be a violation of the constitutional separation of church and state.
Gould championed the teaching evolutionary science in school curricula, arguing that it not be challenged by creation science
, whose advocates made Gould an enemy.
advocates generally hold that evolution did not happen but that the universe was created by God, according to the Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance.
Dawson, advancing and popularizing paleontology while maintaining creation science
to the end of the nineteenth century.
These chapters are necessary background for his later discussions of creation science
and of the controversy over cold fusion, but outsiders to rhetorical scholarship will find this part of the book slow reading.
The new assault was led by civil engineer Henry Morris, who proposed a new science that takes its name from one of his books, Creation Science
This volume for general readers and students describes the development of evolutionary thought and debates in the field since the 1830s, before Charles Darwin's Origin of Species, to contemporary theories, including opposing views such as creation science
and intelligent design theory.