Chapter 8. Controversies

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

Published Online: 23 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch8

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) Controversies, in Language of the Earth, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch8

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:

  • Apes, Angels, and Victorians – William Irvine;
  • The Great Piltdown Hoax – William L. Straus, Jr;
  • Fossils and Free Enterprisers – Howard S. Miller;
  • The Founders of Geology – Sir Archibald Geikie;
  • To a Rocky Moon – Don E. Wilhelms;
  • Earth Analogies – Edward Schreiber and Orson L. Anderson;
  • Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) - Joel L. Swerdlow

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • William Irvine: Apes, Angels, and Victorians

  • William L. Straus, Jr: The Great Piltdown Hoax

  • Howard S. Miller: Fossils and Free Enterprisers

  • Charles Officer and Jake Page: The K-T Extinction

  • Sir Archibald Geikie: The Founders of Geology

  • Don E. Wilhelms: To a Rocky Moon

  • Edward Schreiber and Orson L. Anderson: Properties and Composition of Lunar Materials: Earth Analogies

  • Joel L. Swerdlow: CFCs