Robert Browning's Decoding of Natural Theology in "Caliban upon Setebos"
- CALIBAN UPON SETEBOS; OR NATURAL THEOLOGY IN THE ISLAND. Browning, Robert // Selections from the Poems & Plays of Robert Browning;1/1/1909, p42
The poem "Caliban Upon Setebos: Or Natural Theology in the Island" by Robert Browning is presented. First Line: ['Will sprawl, now that the heat of day is best, Last Line: One little mess of whelks, so he may 'scape!]
- Caliban upon Setebos; Or, Natural Theology in the Island. Browning, Robert // Collected Classic Poems, Abercrombie to Clough;2012, p1
The poem "Caliban upon Setebos; Or, Natural Theology in the Island," by Robert Browning is presented. First Line: Will sprawl, now that the heat of day is best, Last Line: One little mess of whelks, so he may 'scape!
- Caliban upon the Demiurge: Gnosticism on the Island in "Caliban upon Setebos.". Fry, Carrol L. // Victorian Newsletter;Spring2008, Issue 113, p67
The article presents an analysis of the influence of Gnosticism in Robert Browning's "Caliban Upon Setebos." Gnosticism posed a threat to Christian orthodoxy but Rome's power won during the third and fourth centuries. It is cited that the doctrine of gnosis is the common characteristic for all...
- "'Thinketh": Browning and Other Minds. Worth, Aaron // Victorian Poetry;Summer2012, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p127
A critique is presented of the poem "Caliban upon Setebos" by English poet Robert Browning, focusing on the use of first and third person by the poem's narrator and his musings on thought and consciousness. Analogical thinking, psychologist Nicholas Humphrey, and monologue in the poem are...
- Caliban upon Setebos: Or, Natural Theology in the Island. Browning, Robert // Browning's Shorter Poems;1/1/1917, p72
Presents the poem "Caliban upon Setebos: Or, Natural Theology in the Island," by Robert Browning. First Line: ['Will sprawl, now that the heat of day is best, Last Line: One little mess of whelks, so he may 'scape!]
- natural theology (13th century) Natural Sciences/Theology. // Dictionary of Theories;2002, p364
Definition of the term "natural theology" is presented. The term refers to the orderliness of nature as seen as evidence of a divine architect. Natural theology has been derived from combining Platonic and Aristotelian philosophy with Christianity, and asserts that reason coupled with faith can...
- NATURAL THEOLOGY. Kipling, Rudyard // Years Between;1/1/1919, p43
The poem "Natural Theology: Primitive" is presented. First Line: I ate my fill of a whale that died, Last Line: Only Thyself hath afflicted thee!
- On Natural Relations. Bonhoeffer, Dietrich // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1996, Issue 61, p32
Ponders on the possibility to injure natural relations. Factor that disintegrates natural life; Struggle between the unnatural and the natural; Condition wherein the natural may be temporarily overcome by the unnatural.
- How Does the Sun Shine? Lazio, Joseph // Reports of the National Center for Science Education;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p30
The article presents the author's comments on intelligent design (ID). The author illustrated the pros and cons of ID, taking examples from astronomy. He argued about some serious flaws in ID. He informed how ID proponents invoke irreducible complexity about observations about the world that...