The second front opened up by the creationists in their war with elite science is a direct attack on the very foundations of the scientific world view
, which is that science is the sole source of authoritative knowledge about the physical world.
Ultimately, the charismatic rote of the Sufi shaykh must be able to mediate the clash of world-views embodied in those Muslims whose "English-style" education inculcated a modern scientific world view
, and Buehler suggests that a stress on modes of love and devotion is able to accomplish this.
This is the most comprehensive and balanced assessment of the evidence for parapsychology and its implications for the modern scientific world view
that I know.
Initially, scepticism is answered by increasing weight being given to the immediacy of an unseen world, with angels treated as 'real causes' of events in the world and opponents derided for 'credulity' in their too easy acceptance of the scientific world view
Central to the scientific world view
is the attempt to understand reality by reducing complex wholes to more easily grasped parts.
During the twentieth century, the scientific world view
increasingly challenged the tenets of the Judeo-Christian tradition.
Uncommon Sense is a masterful, coherent, well-thought and well-written statement of the scientific world view
and argument on its behalf.
are "not only a celebration of Newton, but a celebration of [his] whole scientific world view
and method that has led to such enormous insights" long after his death.
the wedge issue being used by fundamentalists to challenge the scientific world view
is a pseudo debate over creationism and Charles Darwin's theory of the descent of man.
Hillegas (The Future as Nightmare, 1967) and Aldridge (The Scientific World View
in Dystopia, 1984) are referred to by Stover to support his opinion that Sleeper "is the one single source inspiring all the great dystopian novels of the twentieth century, from We (.
By the 18th century the intellectual foundation of the scientific world view
was firmly established.