History and Philosophy of Astrobiology : Perspectives on Extraterrestrial Life and the Human Mind.
Human beings have wondered about the stars since the dawn of the species. Does life exist out there - intelligent life, even - or are we alone? The quest for life in the universe touches on fundamental hopes and fears. It touches on the essence of what it means to formulate a theory, grasp a concept...
Cambridge Scholars Publishing,
- Part I. Cognition
- part II. Communication
- part III. Culture.