Tradition and Authority in Science and Theology with reference to the thought of Michael Polanyi

Footnote

Alexander Thomson, Tradition and Authority in Science and Theology with reference to the thought of Michael Polanyi, Theology and Science at the Frontiers of Knowledge, no. 4, ed. Thomas F. Torrance (Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1987); #1987-481

Bibliography

Thomson, Alexander. Tradition and Authority in Science and Theology with Reference to the Thought of Michael Polanyi. Theology and Science at the Frontiers of Knowledge, no. 4, edited by Thomas F. Torrance. Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1987; #1987-481

Publication life cycle / General notes

Published in association with the Center of Theological Inquiry and The Templeton Foundation. Title page verso: "Copyright Thomas F. Torrance, 1985." Preface dated Advent 1984. "First published 1987." Date on title page is 1987. This explains why the publication date may vary between citations, if some sources are using the copyright date instead of the publication date. For example, OCLC shows a 1985 edition (12504753), with the same ISBN. This is the same volume, relying upon the copyright statement on the title page verso instead of the publication date on the title page.

Contents

The role of tradition and authority in Michael Polanyi's thought
The authority of the Bible
The authority of the church
The interrelation of authority and tradition
Roman Catholic and Reformed understanding of authority and tradition
The development of tradition.

Series Number
4