Essential Readings

Intelligent Design, Darwinian Evolution, and the Impact of Science on Culture
Staff
Discovery Institute
September 5, 2014
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10 Essential Books (Science)

Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design
Stephen C. Meyer

Darwin’s Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design
Stephen C. Meyer

Darwin's Black Box
Michael Behe

The Edge of Evolution
Michael Behe

The Design Inference
William Dembski 

The Design Revolution: Answering the Toughest Questions About Intelligent Design
William Dembski

Icons of Evolution
Jonathan Wells 

The Myth of Junk DNA
Jonathan Wells

The Privileged Planet
Guillermo Gonzalez and Jay Richards

Nature’s Destiny: How the Laws of Biology Reveal Purpose in the Universe
Michael Denton 

5 Essential Books (Science and Culture)

Darwin Day in America 
John West

God and Evolution
edited by Jay Richards

The Devil’s Delusion
David Berlinski

From Darwin to Hitler
Richard Weikart

Hitler’s Ethic
Richard Weikart

10 Essential Articles

"A Scientific History and Philosophical Defense of Intelligent Design"
Stephen C. Meyer 

"Are We Alone?"
Jay W. Richards & Guillermo Gonzalez
The American Spectator

"Science & Design"
William Dembski
First Things

"DNA and Other Designs"
Stephen C. Meyer
First Things 

"Molecular Machines: Experimental Support for the Design Inference"
Michael J. Behe
Cosmic Pursuit

"Intelligent Design is not Creationism"
Stephen C Meyer
The Daily Telegraph (London)

"Evolution: Debate it"
John Angus Campbell & Stephen C. Meyer
USA Today

"Survival of the Fakest" (PDF)
Jonathan Wells
American Spectator

"Broadening the Faith and Evolution Debate"
John G. West
Washington Post “On Faith”

"Dissent of Man"
John G. West
Claremont Review of Books