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Author Wilson, Edward O.

Title Biophilia / Edward O. Wilson
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1984

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 MELB  333.9516 WIL-B  DUE 05-12-19
Description 157 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Prologue -- Bernhardsdorp -- The superorganism -- The time machine -- The bird of paradise -- The poetic species -- The serpent -- The right place -- The conservation ethic -- Surinam
Summary The eminent biologist reflects on his own response to nature and the aesthetic aspects of his exploration of natural systems in an intensely personal essay that examines the essential links between mankind and the rest of the living world
Analysis Nature Philosophical perspectives
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [147]-157
Subject Biology -- Philosophy.
Environmental ethics.
Human ecology.
Nature (Aesthetics)
Nature conservation.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Philosophy of nature.
Snakes.
Uniformity of nature.
Conservation of natural resources.
Conservation of Natural Resources.
Ecology.
Philosophy.
Genre/Form Personal Narrative.
Personal narratives.
LC no. 84009052
ISBN 0674074416
0674074424