Historic Worldviews–Nature..Machine or Living Organism?–Sheldrake

Worldview God Nature
Traditional Christian God Interactive Nature Living organism
Early mechanistic God Interactive Nature Machine
Enlightenment deism God Creator only Nature Machine
Romantic deism God Creator only Nature Living organism
Romantic atheism No God Nature Living organism
Materialism No God Nature Machine

Sheldrake, Rupert (2012-09-04). Science Set Free: 10 Paths to New Discovery (p. 39). Random House, Inc.. Kindle Edition.