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The Lab, the Temple, and the Market: Reflections at the Intersection of Science, Religion, and Development Sharon M P Harper

The Lab, the Temple, and the Market: Reflections at the Intersection of Science, Religion, and Development

Sharon M P Harper

Published May 14th 2014
ISBN : 9781552502099
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264 pages
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The Lab, the Temple, and the Market tackles these complex questions in four separate essays. Each essay meshes a discussion of development issues and processes with a different system of religious belief: Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and the BahiiMoreThe Lab, the Temple, and the Market tackles these complex questions in four separate essays. Each essay meshes a discussion of development issues and processes with a different system of religious belief: Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and the Bahii Faith. The authors OCo each a scientist as well as a person of faith OCo show how religious belief and personal faith can be deeply motivational and strikingly fruitful in scientific pursuits. Further, they emphasize how their faith has brought them a profound understanding of interconnectedness and compassion, and thus a wider perspective and greater sense of personal meaning to their research.