Science and Relevance

by Varadaraja V. Raman



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Publication Date : 20/10/2000

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 312
ISBN : 9780738834276

About the Book

About the Author

Varadaraja V. Raman Ph.D. (University of Paris) is Emeritus Professor of Physics and Humanities at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY. He was elected Senior Fellow at the Metanexus Institute (Philadelphia, USA), and Fellow of the International Society for Science and Religion (Cambridge, UK). He is a recipient of the Raja Rao Award from the Jawaharlal Nehru University (Delhi, India), and of the Outstanding Scholar Award from the Institute on Religion in an Age of Science (IRAS). Currently, he is serving as President of IRAS. He has written extensively on Indic culture, and is the author of several books and articles relating the philosophy and history of science, including Truth and Tension in Science and Religion, as well as Variety in Religion and Science.