>I believe it was E.O. Wilson, the wonderful biologist at Harvard, who
>coined the word biophilia a few years ago. He has a book by that name.
>If I remember right, he thinks there's an evolutionarily-ingrained
>affinity of living things, for other living things.
I think he was just on "Talk of the Nation" talking about just such a book.
>Stephen R. Kellert also has a book, Kinship to Mastery: Biophilia in Human
Evolution and Development (1997), which expounds upon E.O Wilson's >coined
term and theory. Definitely a "must read" if you are interested in the
These both sound good -- if someone gets them for me, I'll review them and
post the reviews to the list! :-D
Got you all beat -- it was 70 degrees here in Zone 6, Phoenixville, PA today!
Dorene Pasekoff, Coordinator
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