Consider these three themes, then, as you read the following chapters. Reflect on how these pillars of creationism have influenced the history of this controversy and continue to be reflected in creationism/evolution disputes you read about in the news or see on television. Should you encounter such a local or state-level controversy, you will, I predict, easily be able to place creationist arguments into one (or more) of these categories. The following chapters will provide context for understanding these three themes as well as the creationism/evolution controversy itself.
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