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Lovelock, James 1919-

Overview
Works: 193 works in 567 publications in 5 languages and 15,789 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Juvenile works  Biography  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Software  Interactive multimedia  Interviews 
Roles: Editor, Interviewee, Scenarist
Classifications: QH331, 508
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Gaia, a new look at life on earth by James Lovelock ( Book )
54 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 3,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this classic work that continues to inspire its many readers, Jim Lovelock puts forward his idea that life on earth functions as a single organism. Written for non-scientists, Gaia is a journey through time and space in search of evidence with which to support a new and radically different model of our planet. In contrast to conventional belief that living matter is passive in the face of threats to its existence, the book explores the hypothesis that the earth's livingmatter air, ocean, and land surfaces forms a complex system that has the capacity to keep the Earth a fit place for life
The ages of Gaia : a biography of our living earth by James Lovelock ( Book )
59 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and French and held by 2,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a new scientific synthesis in harmony with the Greek conception of the Earth as a living whole, as Gaia
The revenge of Gaia : earth's climate in crisis and the fate of humanity by James Lovelock ( Book )
44 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the Gaia theory that the Earth functions as a single organism; explores how global warming threatens the way the planet regulates its internal environment; and predicts what the climate will be like in the future
The vanishing face of gaia : a final warning by James Lovelock ( Book )
23 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A preeminent environmental scientist contends that it's too late to reverse global warming--and argues that mankind must prepare to adapt to a very hot future, adopting nuclear energy and aggressive agricultural development on the small areas of earth that will remain arable
The great extinction, the solution to one of the great mysteries of science : the disappearance of the dinosaurs by Michael Allaby ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaia warriors by Nicola Davies ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here is a book that takes a clear look at how and why Earth's climate is changing and the ways we can deal with it. Its style is simple and its explanations are compelling, illuminating not only hard facts but also the opinions and potential solutions of scientists all over the world
Gaia, the practical science of planetary medicine by James Lovelock ( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Healing Gaia : practical medicine for the planet by James Lovelock ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author's preface; Introduction; Recognizing gaia; Anatomy; Physiology; Epigenesis; Biochemistry and the cell; Metabolism and planetary biochemistry; Physiology and climate regulation; The people plague; Conclusion; Glossary; Index; Bibliography; Acknowledgements
The greening of Mars by Michael Allaby ( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The great extinction by Michael Allaby ( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Planet Earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saving species: Many of the animals featured in the Planet Earth series are endangered so do we face an extinction crisis? Saving Species asks the experts if there really is a problem, looks at the reasons behind the declining numbers of particular animals and questions how we choose which species we want to conserve
La venganza de la Tierra : por qué la Tierra esta rebelándose y cómo podemos todavía salvar la humanidad by James Lovelock ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La terre est un être vivant l'hypothèse Gaïa by James Lovelock ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in French and English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaia : medicine for an ailing planet by James Lovelock ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gaia hypothesis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Lovelock details the development and evolution of his Gaia hypothesis and through the use of computer graphics and animation explains the Daisyworld climatic prototype
A rough ride to the future by James Lovelock ( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Presents a radical vision of humanity's future as the thinking brain of our Earth-system, ... the author's reflections on how scientific advances are made, and on his own remarkable life as a lone scientist."--Provided by publisher
Das Gaia-Prinzip : die Biographie unseres Planeten by James Lovelock ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaia : the new science of planetary medicine by James Lovelock ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SimEarth the living planet by Fred Haslam ( )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simulates many different aspects of earth, including climate, evolution, atmospheric composition, and civilization. User can design, modify, and manage these aspects of earth's history and features either in the game mode or experimental mode. Based on the Gaia theory by James Lovelock
La revanche de Gaïa : pourquoi la terre riposte-t-elle et comment pouvons-nous encore sauver l'humanité by James Lovelock ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour J. Lovelock, la Terre est un être vivant doué d'une capacité d'autorégulation. Mais cette capacité est mise en péril par le réchauffement climatique. Il pense que seul un repli démographique et économique peut encore redonner à la Terre les moyens de demeurer une planète habitable. Si nous n'engageons pas dès maintenant ce processus, le pire est à prévoir
 
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Alternative Names
Lovelock, J. E.
Lovelock, J. E. 1919-
Lovelock J. E (James E.)
Lovelock, J. E. (James Ephraim), 1919-
Lovelock, James
Lovelock, James 1919-
Lovelock, James E.
Lovelock, James E. 1919-
Lovelock James Ephraim
Lovelock, James Ephraim 1919-
Lovelock, James f. 1919
Lovelock Jim
Lovelock, Jim 1919-
Lovelock, Jim E
Lovelock, Jim E. 1919-
Lovelock, Jim (James Ephriam), 1919-
جيمس لفلوك، 1919-
ラヴロック, ジム
ラブロック, ジェームズ
Languages
English (292)
Spanish (17)
French (14)
German (4)
Italian (1)
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