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  • Critical notice of Three big bangs: matter-energy, life, mind 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book Three Big Bangs: Matter-Energy, Life, Mind.
  • Critical notice of Genes, genesis and God: values and their origins in natural and human history 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book Genes, Genesis and God: Values and Their Origins in Natural and Human History.
  • Critical notice of Philosophy gone wild 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book Philosophy Gone Wild.
  • Critical notice in science and religion 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published materials in science and religion.
  • Critical notice of A new environmental ethics: life on Earth in the next millennium, 2nd edition 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book A New Environmental Ethics: Life on Earth in the Next Millennium. Covers both first and second editions.
  • Critical notice of published articles in environmental ethics 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published articles in environmental ethics.
  • Critical notice of Environmental ethics: values in and duties to the natural world 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book Environmental Ethics: Values in and Duties to the Natural World.
  • Critical notice of Conserving natural value 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published book Conserving Natural Value.
  • Critical notice - Holmes Rolston III 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Critical notice of citations of Rolston's published materials in environmental ethics and in science and religion.
  • Review of Richard H. Jones' Reductionism: analysis and the fullness of reality 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2005
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    The sweep of the book is to argue that reduction (if distinguished from inter-level connections) is not working well anywhere, and if not lower down, there is even less reason to suppose that it will work higher up. Is ...
  • Review of Paul Davies' Cosmic jackpot: why our universe is just right for life 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2008
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Paul Davies is a physicist, a cosmologist with philosophical interest. He is unsurpassed in summarizing the results of recent discoveries in physical astronomy and microphysics about the ways in which the characteristics ...
  • Review of Mary Anglemyer and Eleanor S. Seagraves' The natural environment: an annotated bibliography on attitudes and values 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:1986
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    The compilers make serious effort to include different perspectives, and this edition is more adequate to environmental ethics and values than an earlier edition. For both the editors, now retired librarians, this is largely ...
  • Review of A. N. Wilson's How can we know? An essay on the Christian religion 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:1986
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    A British novelist, critic, and controversial former editor of the Spectator is here an intense disciple of Christ. How Can We Know? is A. N. Wilson's searching Apologia Pro Vita Sua, urbane, gracefully written, and a ...
  • Review of Andrew Brennan's Thinking about nature: nature, value and ecology 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:1989
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Brennan, a Scottish philosopher, seeks to keep philosophy ecologically honest. He is keenly attentive to what sort of environmental ethics has scientific support. He calls this eco-humanism. Yet there is nothing in scientific ...
  • Review of Bryan G. Norton's Preservation of species 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:1989
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Norton provides the best of the philosophical and policy-oriented efforts to justify conservation. Academics and policy makers here enter a stimulating colloquy about saving endangered species, strikingly illustrating how ...
  • International conflict and conservation of natural resources 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:1989
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    Combined critical review of: Arthur H. Westing, ed., Cultural Norms, War and the Environment. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 1988; Arthur H. Westing, ed., Environmental Warfare: A Technical, Legal and Policy ...
  • New environmental ethics: the next millennium for life on Earth, A - 1st edition (2012) and 2nd edition (2020) 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; fliers (printed matter)
    The First Edition guaranteed "to put you in your place." Beyond that, the Second Edition asks whether you want to live a "denatured life on a denatured planet."
  • Is God responsible for evil? 

    Author(s):Zimmerman, Dean W.; Rolston, Holmes, 1932-; Couenhoven, Jesse; Bishop, John; Ward, Keith; Kuhn, Robert Lawrence
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; digital moving image formats
    How on earth could God be reconciled with massive, monstrous evil? If God is all-powerful and all-knowing, and if God is the creator, wouldn't God be responsible for evil? Re-visiting the issue, featuring interviews by ...
  • If God exists, why natural evil? 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-; Kuhn, Robert Lawrence
    Date Issued:2020
    Format:born digital; digital moving image formats
    Holmes Rolston interviewed by Robert Kuhn on Closer to Truth. Filmed at Helsingor, Denmark, 2011. If God exists, why is there so much suffering in the natural world? Because creativity is impossible without challenge that ...
  • Review of Alister McGrath's A scientific theology: volume 1: nature 

    Author(s):Rolston, Holmes, 1932-
    Date Issued:2004
    Format:born digital; reviews (documents)
    This is a learned survey of historical ideas of creation and nature. McGrath is enthusiastic about the social creation of nature, yet he also seeks a "logocentric" account by which Christians have a privileged, or revealed ...

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