From: "Larry Edwards" <ledwards@SASQ.NET>
Vice President, Epic of Evolution Society
Physicist, California Institute of Integral Studies

Sent: Sunday, 12 November 2000

Here are some of the resources I have used in my classes.

Thomas Berry, The Great Work, (Sierra Books)
Thomas Berry, The Dream of the Earth, (Sierra Books)
Fritjof Capra, The Web of Life, (Anchor Books.  Doubleday)
Timothy Ferris, The Whole Shebang, (Simon & Schuster)
Timothy Ferris, Coming of Age in the Milky Way, (Doubleday)
Richard Fortey, Life, (Alfred A. Knopf)
James Gleick, Chaos: Making a New Science, (Penguin Books)
Daniel Quinn, Ishmael, (Bantam)
Brian Swimme and Thomas Berry, The Universe Story, (Harper San Francisco)
Brian Swimme, The Hidden Heart of the Cosmos, (Orbis)
Swimme, B., The Universe is a Green Dragon.
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre. The Human Phenomenon.
Connie Barlow, ed., Evolution Extended.
Loren Eiseley. The Immense Journey.
Ursula Goodenough, Sacred Depths of Nature (Oxford University Press) ISBN:
Chet Raymo, Honey from Stone (Hungry Mind Pub) ISBN: 1886913129

Jared Diamond, Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies, (W W Norton
& Co.)
Christian de Duve, Vital Dust: The Origin and Evolution of Life on Earth,
Nick Herbert, Quantum Reality, (Anchor Books.  Doubleday)
Tyler Volk, Gaia's Body
Tom Hayden, The Lost Gospel of the Earth (Sierra Club Books) ISBN: 0871568888

Sally Goerner, Chaos and the Evolving Ecological Universe, (Gordon and Breach)
Brian Goodwin, How the Leopard Changed its Spots, (Simon & Schuster)
Humberto Maturana & Francisco Varela, The Tree of Knowledge, (Shambhala)
Candace Pert, Molecules of Emotion, (Simon & Schuster)
Ian Stewart, Does God Play Dice?, (Blackwell)
Francisco Varela & others, The Embodied Mind, (MIT Press)

John Briggs and F. David Peat, Turbulent Mirror, (Harper & Row, New York)
Jack Cohen & Ian Stewart, The Collapse of Chaos, (Penguin)
Stuart Kauffman,  At Home in the Universe, (Oxford University Press)
Ilya Prigogine and Isabelle Stengers, Order Out of Chaos, (Bantam Books)
M. Mitchell Waldrop, Complexity, (Simon & Schuster)

Roger Penrose, Shadows of the Mind (Oxford Univ. Press)
Stuart Kauffman, The Origins of Order, (Oxford Univ. Press)
Ilya Prigogine, From Being to Becoming, (W. H. Freeman & Co.)
Ilya Prigogine, The End of Certainty, (The Free Press)

Brian Swimme, Canticle to the Cosmos.
Brian Swimme, The Earth's Imagination. (video series)
These video series are available from The Center for the Story of the Universe
(contact: Sue Espinosa, 800-273-3720,, 134 Coleen St.,
Livermore CA 94550).