Life Is A Miracle
An Essay Against Modern SuperstitionBook - 2001
"I am tempted to say he understands [ Consilience ] better than Wilson himself . . . A new emancipation proclamation in which he speaks again and again about how to defy the tyranny of scientific materialism."âe* The Christian Science Monitor
In Life Is a Miracle , the devotion of science to the quantitative and reductionist world is measured against the mysterious, qualitative suggestions of religion and art. Berry sees life as the collision of these separate forces, but without all three in the mix we are left at sea in the world.