Ian Barbour

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Who is Ian Barbour?

Ian Graeme Barbour, is an American scholar on the relationship between science and religion. According to the Public Broadcasting Service his mid-1960s Issues in Science and Religion "has been credited with literally creating the contemporary field of science and religion."

In the citation nominating Barbour for the 1999 Templeton Prize, John B. Cobb wrote "No contemporary has made a more original, deep and lasting contribution toward the needed integration of scientific and religious knowledge and values than Ian Barbour. With respect to the breadth of topics and fields brought into this integration, Barbour has no equal"

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Born
Oct 5, 1923
Beijing
Education
  • Swarthmore College
  • Duke University
  • University of Chicago
  • Yale Divinity School
Employment
  • Yale University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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