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On Gaia - a book by Tyrrell, Toby

On Gaia

A Critical Investigation of the Relationship Between Life and Earth

On Gaia( )
Author: Tyrrell, Toby
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $37.50
Book Description:

One of the enduring questions about our planet is how it has remained continuously habitable over vast stretches of geological time despite the fact that its atmosphere and climate are potentially unstable. James Lovelock's Gaia hypothesis posits that life itself has intervened in the regulation of the planetary environment in order to keep it stable and favorable for life. First proposed in the 1970s, Lovelock's hypothesis remains highly controversial and continues to provoke...
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Detailed Subjects: Body, Mind & Spirit / Gaia & Earth Energies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.396 x 9.477 x 0.998 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

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