Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 November 2003

224 Pages | 36 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198507260

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The Principles of Life

Tibor Gánti
With a commentary by James Griesemer and Eörs Szathmáry

  • Comprehensive approach to understanding life's origin
  • Describes a general model that is applicable to astrobiology
  • Clear explanation of minimum life requirements in terms of basic 'life criteria'
  • Links established branches of mainstream research, one biological the other philosophical
  • Contains a non-technical presentation of cycle stoichiometry

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