(CS) is a discipline in which practitioners seek extrabiblical support for the young-Earth creationist (YEC) world-view.
Ham concedes that creation science
does the same thing and therefore is also historical science, not real science.
At this point in the Culture Wars, or the War on Science, or whichever rift is restraining the success of American students, perhaps it is time to amend Theodosius Dobzhansky's maxim to "Nothing makes sense in light of evolution; nothing in creation science
His organization, Creation Science
Hall of Fame Inc.
Thus, he writes, 'it may, at best, be said that, to the extent to which Creation Science
qualifies as science, it does not support creation; and to the extent to which Creation Science
supports creation, it does not qualify as science' (43).
In McLean the term was Creation Science
and for Kitzmiller it was Intelligent Design Theory.
For example, Answers in Genesis (AiG), which was founded by Australian creationist Ken Ham, is one of the largest creation science
organizations in America.
Supreme Court strikes down the idea that schools can only Teach evolution if they give equal time to creation science
in Edwards v.
They are: (1) ID violates the centuries-old ground rules of science by invoking and permitting supernatural causation; (2) the argument of irreducible complexity, central to ID, employs the same flawed and illogical contrived dualism that doomed creation science
in the 1980s; and (3) ID's negative attacks on evolution have been refuted by the scientific community.
Supreme Court declared that teaching Creation Science
in public schools was unconstitutional.
If ever there was a time to recover his legacy, it's now, with Christian zealots at home pushing creation science
in schools and, far more important, Islamic fundamentalists abroad swearing death to godless infidels.
No to creation science
and intelligent design supplementing or replacing evolution: it is too hard to hide the religious motivation there, whatever the opponents of Darwinism say.
This article will conservatively review current law to assess the ability to present (1) creation science
, (2) intelligent design theory, or (3) scientific criticisms of evolution, (8) in public school districts which have (a) issued no statements on teaching that view, (b) encouraged teaching that view, or (e) discouraged teaching that view.
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.