First edition of Birch and Cobb's The Liberation of Life; inscribed by John Cobb
The Liberation of Life: From the Cell to the Community.
Birch, Charles and John B. Cobb, Jr.$350.00
Item Number: 96098
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.
First edition of Birch and Cobb’s complex work offering a holistic philosophical approach to science, religion, and the liberation movement. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by John Cobb on the front free endpaper, “To Bill and Mary Beth Miller – In Appreciation for your helping Manry Bangelantis. John Cobb.” Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Jan van de Watering.
In The Liberation of Life, Biology Professor Charles Birch and Theology Professor John Cobb have brought together in one work the insights of modern biology with those of a modern holistic philosophy and a liberal theology in a manner which challenges conventional approaches to science, agriculture, sociology, politics, economics, development and liberation movements.