2008 Joint Meeting of The Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies with the Gulf Coast Section of SEPM
Session No. 276 Tuesday, 7 October 2008
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, George R. Brown Convention Center: 361C

T208. History of the Influence of Religion on Geology and Geology on Religion (GSA History and Philosophy of Geology Division; GSA Geology and Society Division)

Stephen M. Rowland and Julie Newell, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
276-11:35 PM Ancient Wisdom, Religious Authority and Early Geology: MAGRUDER, Kerry V., History of Science Department, University of Oklahoma, 601 S. Elm St., PHSC 621, Norman, OK 73019, kmagruder@ou.edu
276-21:50 PM Religion and Geology: Explaining Earthquakes in the Early Modern Atlantic World: STEPHENSON, Jamie, History, University of Minnesota, 2220 E. Franklin Ave., #328, Minneapolis, MN 55404, queenisabella@mindspring.com
276-32:05 PM Jefferson, Religion, and Megalonyx: The Role of Religion in Thomas Jefferson's Resistance to the Concept of Extinction: ROWLAND, Stephen M., Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Box 454010, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, steve.rowland@unlv.edu
276-42:25 PM Genesis and Geology in America: The Cooper—Silliman—Stuart Debate, 1829-1839: NEWELL, Julie, Social and International Studies, Southern Polytechnic State University, 1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060, jnewell@spsu.edu
276-52:40 PM Archibald Geikie on the Last Elevation of Scotland: WILSON, Leonard G., Saint Paul, MN 55105, wilso004@umn.edu
276-62:55 PM Sir John William Dawson (1820–1899): Some Aspects of His Reconciliation of Scripture and Geology: AALTO, K.R., Geology, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA 95521, kra1@humboldt.edu
 3:10 PM Break
276-73:25 PM Has Evangelicalism influenced geology?: ROBERTS, Michael B., Dept of History, Lancaster University, The Vicarage, 5 Lancaster Road, Cockerham, Lancaster LA2 0EB United Kingdom, michael.andrea.r@ukonline.co.uk
276-83:45 PM The Mistaken Rejection of Evolution: How Did Mainstream Christian Fundamentalism Come to Misconstrue the Role of the Hypothesis In Science?: GREER, Penny, Geology and Physics, The University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, greerpen@gmail.com
276-94:05 PM Intelligent Design: A Protean Problem: CAMPBELL, David C., Paleontological Research Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, pleuronaia@gmail.com
276-104:20 PM The Power of God and the Role of Evidence in Creationist Thought: PETERS, Richard A., Religion, Boston University, 145/147 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, rrrrickardo@gmail.com
276-114:35 PM Models of Geoscience for Current Faith-Based Outreach: GREENBERG, Jeffrey K., Geology, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL 60187, jeffrey.k.greenberg@wheaton.edu

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