By Arthur Peacocke

Publish 12 months note: First released in 2001

In this ground-breaking paintings, biochemist, priest and 2001 Templeton Prize winner Arthur Peacocke deals a uniquely balanced assessment of the science-religion debate.

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But what about the actions of Muhammad Atta (and his partners) who hijacked the airplanes and rammed them into the twin towers? ” We do not agree but does that automatically make us right and them wrong? Take another example. This pertains to the Yasser Arafat (the President of Palestinian National Authority from 1994 to 2004), who was considered a terrorist by Israel and before him, to Yitzhak Shamir (the Prime Minister of Israel from 1983 to 1984 and 1988 to 1992) who was declared a terrorist by the British (Brinkley, 2012).

Born with a club foot, he underwent many surgeries as a child and wore special, corrective shoes. More traumatic was the bullying by neighborhood kids and school mates. And even worse was the mocking by his own—rather sadistic—father, who would imitate his awkward gait and laugh. Jack grew up hating him and found little solace from his mother. The childhood secrets involved his drawing elaborate diagrams outlining his plans to murder his father once he grew up. Another secret, which he had more difficulty revealing, involved his touching his sister’s genitals (when he was eight and she twelve) while she was asleep.

However, psychic strength is derived not merely from the changed configuration of primary object-relations but also from internalization of fresh and societally-upheld individuals of valor, moral integrity, and intellectual freedom. All in all, the attribute of courage in an adult is derived from a multiplicity of sources that include hereditary traits, maternal and paternal inputs, child’s own re-working of early anxieties via games and thrill-seeking, and late identification with historically and culturally important figures.

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