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Book Reviews Index
Updated: 6/1/2015

Index for Books Reviewed in
Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith           
March 2015 - December 20


Index Based on First Author or Editor


INITESIMAL: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World by Amir Alexander. New York: Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014. 368 pages, biographical summary of key historical figures, timeline, endnotes, index. Hardcover; $27.00. ISBN: 9780374176815.

INTRODUCING EVANGELICAL ECOTHEOLOGY: Foundations in Scripture, Theology, History, and Praxis by Daniel L. Brunner, Jennifer L. Butler, and A. J. Swoboda. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2014. 262 pages. Paperback; $26.99. ISBN: 9780801049651

THE GLASS CAGE: Automation and Us by Nicholas Carr. New York: W. W. Norton, 2014. 288 pages, notes, index. Hardcover; $26.95. ISBN: 9780393240764.


A CHOSEN CALLING: Jews in Science in the Twentieth Century by Noah J. Efron. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. 149 pages. Hardcover; $26.95. ISBN: 9781421413815

THE BODY OF FAITH: A Biological History of Religion in America by Robert C. Fuller. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2013. 231 + xiv pages. Hardcover; $35.00. ISBN: 9780226025087.



EXPLORING FAITH AND REASON: The Reconciliation of Christianity and Biological Evolution by Bruce Glass. Houston, TX: DBG Publishing, 2012. 296 pages. Paperback; $13.25. ISBN: 0578110474.

PROCESS AND PROVIDENCE: The Evolution Question at Princeton, 1845-1929 by Bradley J. Gundlach. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2013. 374 pages, including bibliography and index. Paperback; $39.00. ISBN: 9780802868985.

ACTUAL CONSCIOUSNESS by Ted Honderich. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 402 pages. Hardcover; $55.00. ISBN: 9780198714385.


NEWTON AND THE NETHERLANDS: How Isaac Newton Was Fashioned in the Dutch Republic by Eric Jorink and Ad Maas, eds. Amsterdam: Leiden University Press, 2013. 256 pages, index. Paperback; $37.00. ISBN: 9789087281373.

AN IMAGE OF GOD: The Catholic Struggle with Eugenics by Sharon M. Leon. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2013. 226 pages. Hardcover; $45.00. ISBN: 9780226038988.

TRUE NORTH: Christ, the Gospel, and Creation Care by Mark Liederbach and Seth Bible. Nashville, TN: B&H Publishing Group, 2012. 173 pages. Paperback; $19.99. ISBN: 9781433676888.



BIOLOGICAL INFORMATION: New Perspectives by Robert J. Marks II, Michael J. Behe, William A. Dembski, Bruce L. Gordon, and John C. Sanford, eds. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific Publishing, 2013. 584 pages. Hardcover; $178.00. ISBN: 9789814508711.

BIG DATA: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think by Viktor Mayer-Schonberger and Kenneth Cukier. Boston, MA: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books, 2014. 252 pages. Paperback; $15.95. ISBN: 9780544227750.

FROM NOTHING: A Theology of Creation by Ian A. McFarland. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2014. 212 pages. Paperback; $35.00. ISBN: 9780664238193.

 FLOURISHING: Health, Disease, and Bioethics in Theological Perspective by Neil Messer. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2013. 256 pages. Paperback; $35.00. ISBN: 9780802868992.

TO TOUCH THE FACE OF GOD: The Sacred, the Profane, and the American Space Program, 1957-1975 by Kendrick Oliver. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. 248 pages. Hardcover; $39.95. ISBN: 9781421407883.


IN PRAISE OF DARWIN: George Romanes and the Evolution of a Darwinian Believer by J. David Pleins. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. xviii + 294 pages, chart, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. Paperback; $34.95. ISBN: 9781623565947.

SEX ITSELF: The Search for Male and Female in the Human Genome by Sarah S. Richardson. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2013. 320 pages. Hardcover; $45.00. ISBN: 9780226084688.

iDISORDER: Understanding Our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming Its Hold on Us by Larry D. Rosen. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. 256 pages, notes, index. Paperback; $16.00. ISBN: 9781137278319.

EARTH'S DEEP HISTORY: How It Was Discovered and Why It Matters by Martin J. S. Rudwick. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2014. 315 pages plus glossary, a section "for further reading," and bibliography. Hardcover; $30.00. ISBN: 9780226203935.

by James J. Rusthoven. Eugene, OR: Pickwick, 2014. 314 + xv pages, including bibliography and index. Hardcover; $36.00. ISBN: 9781625640024.



A TROUBLESOME INHERITANCE: Genes, Race and Human History by Nicholas Wade. New York: Penguin Press, 2014. 288 pages. Hardcover; $27.95. ISBN: 1594204462.

SEXUALITY AND SEX THERAPY: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal by Mark A. Yarhouse and Erica S. N. Tan. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2014. 356 pages, references, index. Hardcover; $35.00. ISBN: 9780830828531.