To what extent do pupils perceive science to be inconsistent with religious faith? An exploratory survey of 13-14 year-old English pupils

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Taber, Keith; Billingsley, Berry; Riga, Fran; Newdick, Helen;
(2011)
  • Publisher: International Council of Associations for Science Education (ICASE)

Scientists hold a wide range of beliefs on matters of religion, although popular media coverage in the UK commonly suggests that atheism is a core commitment for scientists. Considering the relationship between religion and science is a recommended topic in the English ... View more
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