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A rough ride to the future, James Lovelock

Label
A rough ride to the future
Title
A rough ride to the future
Statement of responsibility
James Lovelock
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents a radical vision of humanity's future as the thinking brain of our Earth-system, ... the author's reflections on how scientific advances are made, and on his own remarkable life as a lone scientist."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lovelock, James
Dewey number
550
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH343.4
LC item number
.L695 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geobiology
  • Biosphere
  • Gaia hypothesis
  • Technological innovations
  • Nature
  • Evolution
  • Earth sciences
  • Biosphere
  • Earth sciences
  • Evolution
  • Gaia hypothesis
  • Geobiology
  • Nature
  • Technological innovations
Label
A rough ride to the future, James Lovelock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What this book is about -- The lone practice of science -- How invention accelerated evolution -- Gaia and its consequences -- Climate science -- Can we stop climate change? -- The evolution of the city -- Myths of environmentalism, and their consequences -- Human nature and tribalism -- So what was it all about? -- Appendix. Transcription of letters from W.D. Hamilton and J. Maynard Smith
Control code
ocn881888227
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 183 pages
Isbn
9781468310467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781468310467
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781468310467
  • (OCoLC)881888227
Label
A rough ride to the future, James Lovelock
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What this book is about -- The lone practice of science -- How invention accelerated evolution -- Gaia and its consequences -- Climate science -- Can we stop climate change? -- The evolution of the city -- Myths of environmentalism, and their consequences -- Human nature and tribalism -- So what was it all about? -- Appendix. Transcription of letters from W.D. Hamilton and J. Maynard Smith
Control code
ocn881888227
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 183 pages
Isbn
9781468310467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781468310467
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781468310467
  • (OCoLC)881888227

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