Chapter 14. Benevolent Planet

  1. Frank H.T. Rhodes,
  2. Richard O. Stone and
  3. Bruce D. Malamud

Published Online: 23 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch14

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rhodes, F. H.T., Stone, R. O. and Malamud, B. D. (eds) (2008) Benevolent Planet, in Language of the Earth, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160674

Online ISBN: 9781444300369

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Keywords:

  • The Gaia Hypothesis - James Lovelock;
  • The Web of Life - Fritjof Capra;
  • Remember the Land - Charles Morgan;
  • Rachel Carson: The Idea of Environment – Gabriele Kass-Simon;
  • Rachel L. Carson's Silent Spring;
  • Who is El Nin˜o? – S. George Philander;
  • Essay on the Earth Sciences – National Research Council;
  • The Butterfly Effect – Ernest Zebrowski, Jr;
  • Pale Blue Dot – Carl Sagan

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • James Lovelock: Gaia

  • Fritjof Capra: The Web of Life

  • Charles Morgan: Remember the Land

  • Gabriele Kass-Simon: Rachel Carson: The Idea of Environment

  • Rachel L. Carson: Silent Spring

  • S. George Philander: Who is El Nin˜o?

  • National Research Council: Essay on the Earth Sciences

  • Diane Ackerman: The Round Walls of Home

  • Ernest Zebrowski, Jr: The Butterfly Effect

  • Carl Sagan: Pale Blue Dot