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In a different vein? Scientific development in the Greek Orthodox East

  • Vasilios N. Makrides (a1)
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1 Buxhoeveden, Daniel and Woloschak, Gayle (eds.), Science and the Eastern Orthodox Church, Farnham: Ashgate, 2011.

2 For some examples see Makrides, Vasilios N., ‘Orthodox Christianity, rationalization, modernization: a reassessment’, in Roudometof, Victor, Agadjanian, Alexander and Pankhurst, Jerry (eds.), Eastern Orthodoxy in a Global Age: Tradition Faces the Twenty-First Century, Walnut Creek: AltaMira Press, 2005, pp. 179209.

3 Vlachos, Hierotheos, ‘Orthodox theology and science’, Greek Orthodox Theological Review (1999) 44, pp. 131148; Yannaras, Christos, Postmodern Metaphysics, Brookline, MA: Holy Cross Orthodox Press, 2004.

4 Nesteruk, Alexei V., Light from the East: Theology, Science, and the Eastern Orthodox Tradition, Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2003; Nesteruk, The Universe as Communion: Towards a Neo-Patristic Synthesis of Theology and Science, London: T&T Clark, 2008; Horuzhii, Sergei S., Ocherki sinergiinoi antropologii, Moscow: Institut filosofii, teologii i istorii Sv. Fomy, 2005. Cf. also Stöckl, Kristina, ‘A new anthropology: Sergej S. Khoružij's search for an alternative to the Cartesian subject’, in Očerki sinergijnoj antropologii/Studies in East European Thought (2007) 59, pp. 237245.

5 Makrides, Vasilios N., Die religiöse Kritik am kopernikanischen Weltbild in Griechenland zwischen 1794 und 1821: Aspekte griechisch-orthodoxer Apologetik angesichts naturwissenschaftlicher Fortschritte, Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 1995.

6 See, for example, Merton, Robert K., Science, Technology & Society in Seventeenth-Century England, Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Humanities Press, 1978; Hooykaas, Reijer, Religion and the Rise of Modern Science, Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1972; Funkenstein, Amos, Theology and the Scientific Imagination: From the Middle Ages to the Seventeenth Century, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986.

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