Articles

Below is a short list of articles which offer perspectives relevant to the consideration of evolution and Islam. Be sure to check back as this page will be updated frequently.

"What is Evolution?" By Larry Moran, Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto.

"Islamic Scientific Creationism" By Ümit Sayin (Department of Neurology, The University of Wisconsin) and Aykut Kence (Department of Biology, The Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey).

"Islamic Creationism: A Short History" By Taner Edis (Department of Physics at Truman State University).

"Bracing for Islamic Creationism" By Salman Hameed (School of Cognitive Science/School of Natural Science, Hampshire College)

"Propagating Islamic Creationism on the Internet" By Martin Riexinger, Seminar für Arabistik/ Islamwissenschaft, Universiy of Göttingen, Germany)

"Three Decades of Anti-evolution Campaign and its Results: Turkish Undergraduates' Acceptance and Understanding of the Biological Evolution Theory" by Deniz Peker, Gulsum Gul Comert, and Aykut Kence in Science & Education, 2009

"Overcoming the Effect of the Socio-cultural Context: Impact of Teaching Evolution in Tunisia" by Saida Aroua, Maryline Coquide, and Salem Abbes in Evolution Education and Outreach, 2009

"Evolution in health and disease: the role of evolutionary biology in the medical curriculum" By J.R. Downie, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Glasgow.

"The Creation/Evolution Continuum" By Eugenie C. Scott, executive director of the National Center for Science Education.

"Public Acceptance of Evolution" by Jon D. Miller, Eugenie C. Scott, and Shinji Okamoto in Science, 2006

"From Genes to Species: A Primer on Evolution" By Bora Zivkovic, Online Discussion Expert for the Public Library of Science

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