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Science  03 Oct 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5898, pp. 47-48
DOI: 10.1126/science.1164798

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Dissent over Descent. Intelligent Design's Challenge to Darwinism. By Steve Fuller. Icon Books, Cambridge, 2008. 278 pp. £12.99, C$26. ISBN 9781840468045.

The author holds that for most of Western history, science and religion have "gone hand in hand," and he takes the search for intelligent design in nature to have been an overriding concern of science.