Essays Tagged: "Creationism"

Creationism vs. Evolution

Creationism vs evolution: through the eyes of Jay Gould It ...

(4 pages) 473 7 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Church and State

tion is at odds with the views of many religions, and many people want to allow a religious view of creationism to be taught in the public school system. The foundation of evolution is based upon the ... ve accepted the theory of evolution without question were reluctant to pay any serious attention to creationism; however, it has now become apparent that substantial numbers of people are taking creat ...

(4 pages) 150 1 3.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


The definition of creationism is somewhat complex. One must start by saying that the belief in the creation of the uni ... t the belief in the creation of the universe given at the beginning of the Bible is literally true. Creationism is a belief based solely upon faith . There are no facts scientifically as a basis for t ... to the first 20 milliseconds of existence, we cannot prove anything before that point in time. Yet, creationism as a whole does not touch base how scientifically everything started. While science admi ...

(4 pages) 131 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Science versus religion from a Friedrich Nietzche perspective "God is dead"

y educators are trying to throw the theory of evolution out of schools, or force teachers to teach "creationism" along with evolution. Science has replaced God, or as Nietzsche said "killed God". Mode ...

(6 pages) 144 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays


hrough the use of censorship (numerous anti-evolution laws). A conflict that may never be resolved: Creationism Vs. Evolution.Creationism is based on religious faith. More specifically, creationists b ... as the word of God, and therefore do not question its authority.Science, on the other hand, opposes Creationism by providing a different explanation. According to science, human life was not created b ...

(4 pages) 104 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Charles Darwin the father of the evolution theory.

being hand created by god himself. The theory that god created people and our great Earth is called creationism. Darwin was first introduced to the idea when he was on a voyage on the H.M.S. All of th ... will survive. One by one the different breeds of dog were knocked off because they couldn't cut it.Creationism contrasts to evolution! Creationism is backed by religion and evolution is backed by kno ...

(1 pages) 66 0 4.2 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Charles Darwin


Traditionally creationism has roots in many religions.There are various forms of creationism in many cultures.One ... st cause of humans and animals, usually as a result of anomnipotent being. The Christian version of creationism, thatpreach God as the sole creator of everything, and thateverything that we see today, ... the Darwinian theories of evolution, with itsconcise, iconaclastic, logic, devastated the simplisticcreationism.The Darwinian theories were never complex in theory, andsomewhat intuitive. His theory o ...

(4 pages) 96 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

School Choice: Public Education vs. Home School.

been replaced with humanism.One example of humanism in our schools is that they teach evolution, notcreationism. Some people believe that this problem is happening because ofthe removal of God and pra ...

(5 pages) 177 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Creationism in Schools

cording to the Bible. This made people wonder if the bible was right, or if Darwin was right. Since creationism has nothing to do with any subject in school we should not teach it in school. Evolution ... y subject in school we should not teach it in school. Evolution is based on scientific facts, while creationism is based on believing and having faith in the Bible. Creationism should be taught someti ...

(4 pages) 54 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Evolution and philosophy have a relationship as old as the idea of evolution itself.

and directionalism, teleology, naturalism, and evolutionary ethics. Not all of them are related to creationism, but all apply to antievolutionary arguments by those working from a humanities slant. F ...

(1 pages) 47 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory


selection, how organisms adapt and variations in nature were seen as revolutionary, crazy theories. Creationism, the belief that man was created by God, and did not evolve from other creatures, was Da ... variations would be preserved, and unfavorable ones would fade away.The counterview of Darwinism is Creationism, the belief that all species were specifically created, and that none, especially humans ...

(6 pages) 101 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


The theory of evolution as opposed to the theory of creationism tries to explain why things are the way they are. Do I think we came from Monkeys? No, b ...

(4 pages) 122 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Theory of Evolution

ings of the last 50 years both deny the possibility of Darwin'stheory and make a very good case for creationism. Creationism is the belief that all of life came into beingsuddenly, that it still exist ...

(10 pages) 157 3 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Does Darwinism Refute Creationism

what could have happened. The two most plausible and well-known theories are that of Evolution and Creationism. Creationism, the belief of many religious cultures, is based upon the idea that the Bib ... ve been founded with the intent of discovering the truth to humanity's origin.The initial theory of Creationism has progressed into many different theories of creation. These theories are divided into ...

(7 pages) 54 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A paper written based on my observations from an article i read by frederic engels.

ogy and practices now?The piece I read talked about the evolution of man. Engels did not believe in creationism, or fully in Darwin's theory either. He believed that apes evolved into man from labor. ...

(3 pages) 22 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Why Creation Should not be Taught In School This is a outline for why evolution and not Creation should be taught in American public schools.

would counter the purpose of schools.IntroductionAttention Material: The battle over whether or not creationism should be taught in public schools has raged on for over half a centaury. "Ulysses S. Gr ... public schools.A. There have been many court cases that uphold the unconstitutionality of teaching creationism in public schools.1. In McClean v. Arkansas (1981) "a federal judge found that Arkansas' ...

(4 pages) 53 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Teaching Creationism in Schools

The issue of teaching creationism in the public schools has long been debated. Over the years many different arguments hav ... reationists turned to 'creation science' (Grunes 465). Today the major argument for the teaching of creationism in public schools is that creationism is a scientific theory and thus should be taught a ... ionism is a scientific theory and thus should be taught alongside evolution. The combatants against creationism being taught in public schools are those who believe creation science is bad science and ...

(6 pages) 97 0 2.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

What about God? Many religious people have trouble with deciding between creationism or evolution as the origin of life on earth.

tudents accept the scientific beliefs of evolution yet they also preserve their religious belief in creationism. Most of these students compromise by believing that their god started or ignited the bi ... of a god but that it merely explains things on earth using the best, evidence-supported theory. If creationism were testable, then it would be a science and therefore taught in schools as a science.O ...

(1 pages) 24 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Creationism and Public Schools.

The issue of whether creationism should be taught in public schools, rather than evolution, is a new one. It has only bee ... from each person's personal belief, and that is where things get complicated.To successfully teach creationism in public schools, you have to decided a definitive creationism story to base it on, and ... n. It is a widely accepted theory, that most with an understanding of it, accept it as fact. Unlike creationism, the ideas that found evolution are not subject to personal opinion, they are stated as ...

(4 pages) 75 1 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Creation VS Evolution.

the theory of evolution.In the United States, and perhaps in all the western culture(s), the term "creationism," or "creation," is automatically associated with Christianity and the Bible. In particu ...

(3 pages) 65 1 1.4 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology