Sacred Gaia: Holistic Theology and Earth System Science

Sacred Gaia: Holistic Theology and Earth System Science

by Anne Primavesi
     
 

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Gaia, the scientific theory founded by James Lovelock in 1979, embraces the earth as a whole, dynamic entity whose sum is always larger than its parts. While science and theology are often seen as contraries, which negate or dilute one another, Gaia theory harmonizes both systems of thought. Sacred Gaia cogently describes Gaia theory's analysis of human and

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Gaia, the scientific theory founded by James Lovelock in 1979, embraces the earth as a whole, dynamic entity whose sum is always larger than its parts. While science and theology are often seen as contraries, which negate or dilute one another, Gaia theory harmonizes both systems of thought. Sacred Gaia cogently describes Gaia theory's analysis of human and earthly evolution. Anne Primavesi's remarkable, effortlessly coherent book helps us to recognize the sacredness of our origins and our responsibility for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781136933035
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/11/2002
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
File size:
2 MB

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