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The Resource The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity, James Lovelock ; foreword by Sir Crispin Tickell

The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity, James Lovelock ; foreword by Sir Crispin Tickell

Label
The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity
Title
The revenge of Gaia
Title remainder
earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity
Statement of responsibility
James Lovelock ; foreword by Sir Crispin Tickell
Title variation
revenge of Gaia
Title variation remainder
earths climate in crisis and the fate of humanity
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The originator of the Gaia Theory argues that the Earth is a self-regulating superorganism, whose balance has been upset by the impact of global warming and that the resulting climate change could have dire results for human civilization
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189619
Cataloging source
GO3
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1919-
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Lovelock, J. E
Dewey number
577.276
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Gaia hypothesis
  • Global warming
  • Climatic changes
  • Geobiology
  • Ecology
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Environmental protection
  • Biosphere
Target audience
adult
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earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity
Label
The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity, James Lovelock ; foreword by Sir Crispin Tickell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-169) and index
Contents
The state of the earth -- Gaia theory -- Forecasts for the 21st century -- Sources of energy -- Chemicals, food and raw materials -- Technology for a sustainable retreat -- A personal view of environmentalism -- Beyond the terminus
Control code
ocm70247131
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 176 p. , [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465041688
Other control number
9780465041688
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity, James Lovelock ; foreword by Sir Crispin Tickell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-169) and index
Contents
The state of the earth -- Gaia theory -- Forecasts for the 21st century -- Sources of energy -- Chemicals, food and raw materials -- Technology for a sustainable retreat -- A personal view of environmentalism -- Beyond the terminus
Control code
ocm70247131
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 176 p. , [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780465041688
Other control number
9780465041688
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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