Society, Worldview and Outreach

  • K. A. CapovaEmail author
  • L. Dartnell
  • D. Dunér
  • A. Melin
  • P. T. Mitrikeski
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Astronomy book series (BRIEFSASTRON)


As well as impinging upon issues of law and governance, astrobiology is also bound up with questions concerning who we are and where we come from, worldview questions of a more existential and philosophical sort. The questions that it seeks to tackle have, for centuries, been central to the humanities and to social science disciplines.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. A. Capova
    • 1
    Email author
  • L. Dartnell
    • 2
  • D. Dunér
    • 3
  • A. Melin
    • 4
  • P. T. Mitrikeski
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyDurham UniversityDurhamUK
  2. 2.University of WestminsterLondonUK
  3. 3.Lunds universitetLundSweden
  4. 4.Malmö UniversitetMalmöSweden
  5. 5.Institut za istraživanje i razvoj održivih ekosustava (Institute for Research and Development of Sustainable Ecosystems)ZagrebCroatia

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