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Author Nelson, David W. (David William)

Title Judaism, physics, and God : searching for sacred metaphors in a post-Einstein world / David W. Nelson.

Imprint Woodstock, Vt. : Jewish Lights Pub., c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    296.375 NEL    Available
Description xxxviii, 300 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-293) and index.
Contents Cosmology and creation : in search of beginnings -- Quantum mechanics : God in the (subatomic) details -- Chaos theory : when random things happen to regular people -- Albert Einstein and special relativity : the cosmic speed limit -- General relativity : Jewish meaning in curved space -- String theory : tying it all together -- Physics in shul : integrating new metaphors into traditional Jewish life.
Subject Judaism and science.
Physics -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Metaphor -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
ISBN 1580232523 (hardcover)

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