The Resource Encountering life in the universe : ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology, edited by Chris Impey, Anna H. Spitz, William Stoeger, editors, (ebook)

Encountering life in the universe : ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology, edited by Chris Impey, Anna H. Spitz, William Stoeger, editors, (ebook)

Label
Encountering life in the universe : ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology
Title
Encountering life in the universe
Title remainder
ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chris Impey, Anna H. Spitz, William Stoeger, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
576.8/39
Index
index present
LC call number
QH326
LC item number
.E537 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Impey, Chris
  • Spitz, Anna H.
  • Stoeger, William R
  • NC Live e-Pub Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exobiology
  • Exobiology
  • Life on other planets
  • Life on other planets
Label
Encountering life in the universe : ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology, edited by Chris Impey, Anna H. Spitz, William Stoeger, editors, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3411851
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book grew out of the workshop 'Astrobiology: Expanding our Views of Society and Self,' held at the University of Arizona's (UA) Biosphere 2 Institute in May 2008."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Astrobiology, ethics, and philosophy / Bill Stoeger, Chris Impey, and Anna H. Spitz -- Lessons from Earth : towards an ethics of astrobiology / Carol E. Cleland and Elspeth M. Wilson -- Astrobiology and beyond : from science to philosophy and ethics / William R. Stoeger -- Beyond Horatio's philosophy : biological evolution - the "plurality of worlds" concept / Martinez J. Hewlett -- The wonder called cosmic oneness : towards astroethics from Hindu and Buddhist wisdom and worldviews / Nishant Alphonse Irudayadason -- Social and ethical implications of creating artificial cells / Mark A. Bedau and Mark Triant -- Space exploration and searches for extraterrestrial life : decision making and societal issues / Margaret S. Race -- Astrobiology and society : the long view / Christopher P. McKay -- Planetocentric ethics : principles for exploring a solar system that may contain extraterrestrial microbial life / Woodruff T. Sullivan, III -- Contact : who will speak for Earth and should they? / Jill Tarter -- AstroEthics : engaging extraterrestrial intelligent life forms / Ted Peters -- A scientifically minded citizenry : the ethical responsibility of all scientists / Erika Offerdahl -- Survival ethics and astrobiology / Neville Woolf
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 269 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3411851
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3411851
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3411851
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10748747
  • (CaONFJC)MIL513251
  • (OCoLC)923439230
Label
Encountering life in the universe : ethical foundations and social implications of astrobiology, edited by Chris Impey, Anna H. Spitz, William Stoeger, editors, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3411851
Publication
Note
"This book grew out of the workshop 'Astrobiology: Expanding our Views of Society and Self,' held at the University of Arizona's (UA) Biosphere 2 Institute in May 2008."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Astrobiology, ethics, and philosophy / Bill Stoeger, Chris Impey, and Anna H. Spitz -- Lessons from Earth : towards an ethics of astrobiology / Carol E. Cleland and Elspeth M. Wilson -- Astrobiology and beyond : from science to philosophy and ethics / William R. Stoeger -- Beyond Horatio's philosophy : biological evolution - the "plurality of worlds" concept / Martinez J. Hewlett -- The wonder called cosmic oneness : towards astroethics from Hindu and Buddhist wisdom and worldviews / Nishant Alphonse Irudayadason -- Social and ethical implications of creating artificial cells / Mark A. Bedau and Mark Triant -- Space exploration and searches for extraterrestrial life : decision making and societal issues / Margaret S. Race -- Astrobiology and society : the long view / Christopher P. McKay -- Planetocentric ethics : principles for exploring a solar system that may contain extraterrestrial microbial life / Woodruff T. Sullivan, III -- Contact : who will speak for Earth and should they? / Jill Tarter -- AstroEthics : engaging extraterrestrial intelligent life forms / Ted Peters -- A scientifically minded citizenry : the ethical responsibility of all scientists / Erika Offerdahl -- Survival ethics and astrobiology / Neville Woolf
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 269 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3411851
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3411851
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3411851
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10748747
  • (CaONFJC)MIL513251
  • (OCoLC)923439230

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