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Among the CreationistsDispatches from the Anti-Evolutionist Frontline$
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Jason Rosenhouse

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199744633

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199744633.001.0001

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Creation Cinema

Creation Cinema

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(p.133) 22 Creation Cinema
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Among the Creationists
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Jason Rosenhouse

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199744633.003.0022

In this chapter, the author describes what he found during a visit to the Creation Museum, which opened in 2007 in Petersburg, Kentucky. The Creation Museum is a professional, commercially successful venture that presents the young-Earth view of biblical exegesis and science. The centerpiece of the museum is a labyrinth leading guests through Genesis 1–11. Designed and built by the Answers in Genesis, the museum features a “special effects theater,” where the author watched the movie Men in White. The museum is a thought-provoking enterprise that has much to teach us about modern creationism. In Men in White, the yearbook opens to a photograph of a science teacher dressed in a white lab coat who says the most important concept in modern biology is evolution.

Keywords:   creationism, Creation Museum, Kentucky, biblical exegesis, science, Genesis, Answers in Genesis, Men in White, biology, evolution

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