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Discussion: Science and Religion

In the relatively scientifically-oriented U.S. there remains a delicate balance between religious influence and scientific possibilities. In what arenas do science and religion clash, and how should the country proceed, culturally, ethically, and legislatively? Discuss.

“It is rare that someone becomes absorbed in this [foreign] science without renouncing religion and letting go the reins of piety within him.” — Al-Ghazali, Persia (1058-1111)

Timeline: The West and The Ottoman Empire 1515-1923

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