William Paley Institute
Intelligent Design


















     The Paley Institute would like to recommend the following books relating to various aspects of Intelligent Design.

     The recommendation of these books does not necessarily constitute an endorsement.

     They are recommended in order to stimulate debate on Intelligent Design.

Charles Hodge's Critique of Darwinism: An Historical-Critical Analysis of Concepts Basic to the 19th Century Debate

Of Pandas and People - The Central Question of Biological Origins

Scientific Creationism

The Genesis Flood: The Biblical Record and Its Scientific Implications

The Long War Against God: The History and Impact of the Creation/Evolution Conflict

The Mystery of Life's Origin: Reassessing Current Theories

The Origin of Species Revisited: The Theories of Evolution and of Abrupt Appearance

What Is Creation Science

Seven Men Who Rule the World from the Grave



Darwin on Trial

The Biotic Message: Evolution Versus Message Theory

The Creationists

Darwinism: Science or Philosophy?

The Soul of Science: Christian Faith and Natural Philosophy (Turning Point Christian Worldview Series)

Hubble Vision : Astronomy with the Hubble Space Telescope

Evolution: A Theory in Crisis

Not by Chance: Shattering the Modern Theory of Evolution

Defeating Darwinism by Opening Minds

Origins, Icons, and Illusions: Exploring the Science and Psychology of Creation and Evolution

That Their Words May Be Used Against Them

Buried Alive: The Startling Truth About Neanderthal Man

Darwin's Enigma

Darwin's Leap of Faith: Exposing the False Religion of Evolution

Darwin's Black Box: the Biochemical Challenge to Evolution

Hubble Vision : Further Adventures with the Hubble Space Telescope

Mere Creation; Science, Faith & Intelligent Design

Reason in the Balance: The Case Against Naturalism in Science, Law & Education

Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate over Science and Religion

The Design Inference : Eliminating Chance through Small Probabilities (Cambridge Studies in Probability, Induction and Decision Theory)

Darwinism Defeated?

Intelligent Design: The Bridge Between Science & Theology

Magnificent Universe

Refuting Evolution: A Handbook for Students, Parents, and Teachers Countering the Latest Arguments for Evolution

Biblical Creationism: What Each Book of the Bible Teaches About Creation & the Flood

Objections Sustained: Subversive Essays on Evolution, Law & Culture

Radioisotopes and the Age of the Earth: Creationist Research

Science and Evidence for Design in the Universe (Proceedings of the Wethersfield Institute)

The Wedge of Truth: Splitting the Foundations of Naturalism

Tower of Babel: The Evidence against the New Creationism

A Case Against Accident and Self-Organization

A Mathematical Mystery Tour: Discovering the Truth and Beauty of the Cosmos

Climates before and after the Genesis flood: Numerical models and their implications

Getting the Facts Straight: A Viewer's Guide to PBS's Evolution

How Blind Is the Watchmaker?: Nature's Design & the Limits of Naturalistic Science

In Six Days : Why Fifty Scientists Choose to Believe in Creation

In the Beginning - Compelling Evidence for Creation and the Flood (7th Edition)

Intelligent Design Creationism and Its Critics: Philosophical, Theological, and Scientific Perspectives

Nature, Design, and Science: The Status of Design in Natural Science (SUNY Series in Philosophy and Biology)

No Free Lunch: Why Specified Complexity Cannot Be Purchased Without Intelligence

Search for the Truth: Changing the World with the Evidence for Creation

Signs of Intelligence: Understanding Intelligent Design

Evolution Under the Microscope: A Scientific Critique of the Theory of Evolution

Icons of Evolution: Science or Myth? Why Much of What We Teach About Evolution is Wrong

Moral Darwinism: How We Became Hedonists

Nature's Destiny : How the Laws of Biology Reveal Purpose in the Universe

Of Moths and Men: An Evolutionary Tale

Refuting Evolution

The Biblical Basis for Modern Science

The Right Questions: Truth, Meaning & Public Debate

World Without Design: The Ontological Consequences of Naturalism

By Design: Science and the Search for God

Creationism's Trojan Horse: The Wedge of Intelligent Design

Darwin's Proof: The Triumph of Religion over Science

Darwinism, Design, and Public Education (Rhetoric and Public Affairs Series)

Doubts About Darwin: A History of Intelligent Design

Law, Darwinism & Public Education: The Establishment Clause and the Challenge of Intelligent Design

Natural Philosophy: A Survey of Physics and Western Thought

Agents Under Fire, Materialism and the Rationality of Science

Bones Of Contention: A Creationist Assessment Of Human Fossils

By Design or By Chance? The Growing Controversy on the Origins of Life in the Universe

Darwinism, Design, and Public Education

Debating Design : From Darwin to DNA

From Darwin to Hitler : Evolutionary Ethics, Eugenics, and Racism in Germany

God, the Devil, and Darwin: A Critique of Intelligent Design Theory

On the Origin of Phyla

The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution

The Design Revolution: Answering the Toughest Questions About Intelligent Design

The Privileged Planet: How Our Place in the Cosmos Is Designed for Discovery

Total Truth: Liberating Christianity from Its Cultural Captivity

Uncommon Dissent: Intellectuals Who Find Darwinism Unconvincing

Variation and Fixity in Nature: The Meaning of Diversity and Discontinuity in the World of Living Things, and Their Bearing on Creation and Evolution

What Darwin Didn't Know

Why Intelligent Design Fails: A Scientific Critique of the New Creationism  


The Human Body: An Intelligent Design


Promoting an Understanding of the Intelligent Design of the Universe