John Angus Campbell is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Communication at the University of Memphis.
Stephen C. Meyer is Director and Senior Fellow of the Center for Science and Culture at the Discovery Institute, in Seattle, Washington.
Dr. Meyer has co-written or edited two books: Darwinism, Design, and Public Education and Science and Evidence of Design in the Universe. He has also authored numerous technical articles as well as editorials in magazines and newspapers, such as the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Houston Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, First Things, and the National Review.
This is a fascinating book on a fascinating issue.
The authors of this volume have done us all a favor by laying out the arguments as clearly as possible in the words of those who advocate the various positions.
Though not every article is new, DDPE stands in contrast because it contains a significant amount of novel material from both sides that is worth reading.
This miserable collection of papers is yet another blatant attempt by Intelligent Design advocates to demonstrate that their idea has ample scientific validity and is not... Read morePublished on May 27, 2007 by John Kwok
This balanced volume contains essays by both supporters and critics debating intelligent design and whether design should be allowed in public school science classes. Read morePublished on June 21, 2006 by Discovery Reviewer
I intend to make only several "quick" observations:
Since Denton's Nature's Destiny and Behe's work, and now this current book, for example, it would seem that any... Read more
This book is more ID-iotic trash from the Intelligent Design (ID) propaganda machine at the primary ID think tank, the Discovery Institute. Read morePublished on August 30, 2005 by Tom Sullivan
EDIT (6/13/04): My apologies for dual reviews; the first I submitted did not appear for a couple of days and I had not saved the text, so I wrote another. Read morePublished on June 12, 2004 by Travisimo
When doing research on the Darwinism / Intelligent Design debate, a plethora of books and articles could be proposed as suggested reading. Read morePublished on June 11, 2004 by Travisimo
A fair indicator of the value of Darwin, Design and Public Education can be inferred from some of the hysterical reviews that it is getting. Read morePublished on March 22, 2004 by Mit
This is an important anthology to add to anyone's collection of resources on Intelligent Design and the theory of evolution. Read morePublished on March 15, 2004 by Philip R Abbey
There are two controversies surrounding neo-Darwinian evolution - one scientific about Darwin's theory itself and the merits of intelligent design theory, and a second over whether... Read morePublished on January 13, 2004 by Seth Cooper