Contents

Acknowledgments

List of Contributors

 

 Introduction: Transdisciplinarity, Evolution, and Engaging Wisdom.  Agustín Fuentes and Celia Deane-Drummond 

PART ONE: INTERDISCIPLINARY WISDOM

  1. Independent Reason, Faith, and a Distinctively Human WisdomAngela Carpenter 
  2. Re-Engaging Theology and Evolutionary Biology: The Nature of True Wisdom.  Nicola Hoggard Creegan
  3. Human Origins and the Emergence of a Distinctively Human Imagination.  J. Wentzel van Huyssteen

PART TWO: EVOLUTIONARY NARRATIVES

  1. Technological Intelligence or Social Wisdom?  Fiona Coward  
  2. The Palaeolithic Archaelogical Record and the Materiality of Imagination.  Jennifer C. French
  3. How Did Hominins Become Human?  Marc Kissel

PART THREE: WISDOM AND THE MIND

  1. De-Centering Humans within Cognitive Systems.  Marcus Baynes-Rock
  2. Practical Wisdom: Good Reasoning or Good Action?  Craig Iffland
  3. Concepts of Reason and Wisdom.  Maureen Junker-Kenny
  4. Wisdom and Freedom as Reason-Sensitive Action Control.  Aku Visala

PART FOUR: WISDOM IN THE MINOR KEY

  1. Evolution in the Minor Key.  Tim Ingold
  2. A Response to Tim Ingold: Evolution in the Minor Key.  Karen Kilby
  3. In Search of Wisdom’s Roots.  Dylan Belton

PART FIVE: WISDOM’S PARADOX

  1. Speaking of Wisdom: How Language Shapes the Conception of Ourselves.  James Stump
  2. Wisdom of Folly? Understanding the Cross in an Evolutionary World.  Chelsea King
  3. The Language of Reality: How Human Beings Created the World.  Stewart Clem
  4. Timeless Wisdom.  Adam M. Willows
  5. Traumatic Violence and Christian Wisdom: Possibilities for Wounding and Healing.  Julia Feder
  6. Wisdom Theology as an Axial Phenomenon.  Niels Henrik Gregersen
  7. The Evolution of Moral Wisdom.  John Berkman

 

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