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Can science and religion be
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Some people argue,
and many people
assume that scientific
empiricism and
religious faith are
opposites.
· A scientist values the
knowledge gained
through sense
experience- Dawkins
argues that it is the
only kind of
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Compatible?
· If scientists are willing to accept different
types of knowledge.
· It is only REDUCTIONIST empiricism
which is incompatible- this says that things
are no more than there component parts.
· Other empiricists are happy to hold that a
whole can be more than the sum of its
parts ­ painting/symphony.…read more

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