Modern myths about science and religion - Lecture 1 Supernatural Belief in a Secular Age
Peter Harrison is a former Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at the University of Oxford. He is now an Australian Laureate Fellow and Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Queensland. He has written numerous books and articles on the historical and contemporary relations between science and religion. In 2011 he delivered the Gifford Lectures at the University of Edinburgh, now published as The Territories of Science and Religion (2015). His most recent book is Narratives of Secularization (2017).
Date: 12 February 2019, 10:00 (Tuesday, 5th week, Hilary 2019)
Venue: The University Church of St Mary the Virgin, High Street OX1 4AH
Venue Details: Old Library
Speaker: Peter Harrison (University of Queensland)
Organising department: Faculty of Theology and Religion
Organiser: Revd Dr William Lamb (University of Oxford)
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Part of: Bampton Lectures 2019 - Rethinking Relations between Science and Religion
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Audience: Public
Editor: Frances Roach