TITLE

ANOPA: "Statistical" Systematics for Young-Earth Creationists

AUTHOR(S)
Bolnick, Dan
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Reports of the National Center for Science Education;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statistical systematics for earth creationists. To make their views appear as legitimate science, creationists have been working hard and part of their strategy has been to get papers published in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Two strategies have been used by creationists to achieve this goal, first is the publishing of the review paper on intelligent design titled " Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington which bypassed the normal peer-review process, second is to sanitize the content of the paper.
ACCESSION #
25120719

 

Related Articles

  • Intelligent Design: Scientific Theory or Religious Conviction? Greenawalt, Kent // Journal of Church & State;Spring2003, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p237 

    Analyzes the religious and scientific aspects of the theory of intelligent design. Comparison between Darwin's evolution theory and the creation theory; Evidence which support the theory; Inferences of intelligent design theory; Issues on teaching religion.

  • In Kansas, the Debate About Science Evolves. Carroll, Diane // Nieman Reports;Winter2005, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p65 

    The article describes the complexities involved in reporting the debate about intelligent design in Kansas. It cites the changes in the provisions of the Kansas Board of Education regarding the study of science, particularly evolution. It states the contentions of both the proponents and...

  • Can Science Detect Design in Nature? van der Burgt, Peter J. M. // Yearbook of the Irish Philosophical Society;Jan2008, p110 

    In recent years there has been a renewed interest in the design argument, which states that the seemingly purposeful features of the natural world point to the existence of a supernatural designer. The purpose of this article is to give a brief survey of the fine-tuning of the fundamental...

  • The real dirty secret of academic publishing. Svetlov, Vladimir // Nature;10/21/2004, Vol. 431 Issue 7011, p897 

    Comments on the article about intelligent design, published in the 2004 issue of the periodical "Nature". Suggestion that getting an intelligent-design paper into a peer-reviewed journal is an achievement for creationism; Failure of the article to present new arguments; Rampant proliferation of...

  • Backward, Christian Soldiers! Andersen, Kurt // New York;10/17/2005, Vol. 38 Issue 36, p20 

    Relates the author's perspective on the concept of intelligent design. Impact of intelligent design on the theory of religion on evolution; Narration of the author on the concept of intelligent design, in reference to the teachings of the Dover Area School District in Pennsylvania; Description...

  • THE MAIL. Strout, Cushing; Fisher, Scott; Kneale, Dennis // New Yorker;1/16/2006, Vol. 81 Issue 44, p9 

    Several letters to the editor in response to articles in previous issues, including "Darwin in the Dock," by Margaret Talbot in the December 5, 2005 issue, which deals with intelligent design and "The Financial Page," by James Surowiecki in the December 12, 2005 issue, which explores the...

  • SEEING GOVERNMENT PURPOSE THROUGH THE OBJECTIVE OBSERVER'S EYES: THE EVOLUTION-INTELLIGENT DESIGN DEBATES. Bowman, Kristi L. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Spring2006, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p417 

    Debates about teaching intelligent design in public school science classes are inflaming communities across the nation. These controversies present thorny Establishment Clause questions at a time when that doctrine is less clear than ever. The ambiguity is not due to a lack of case law: Just...

  • The science in the intelligent design debate: teach it like it is. Bateman, Philip W.; Moran-Ellis, Jo // South African Journal of Science;Jul2007, Vol. 103 Issue 7/8, p271 

    INTELLIGENT DESIGN,THE NEW INCARNATION of creationism, is appearing in schools and universities across the world. The stock response by scientists seems to be: 'It is not science'. What proponents of intelligent design and irreducible complexity have managed to do, however, is introduce enough...

  • Who Designed That? McIver, Tom // Skeptic;2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p60 

    The article shares the author's insights on creationism and intelligent design (ID). The author cites that postulating an evolving designer would eliminate annoying problems for creationists, including the existence of species competition and extinction. He adds that evolution can be accepted...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics