Routledge (1989)
One of the first books to address what has come to be known as the philosophy of cosmology, Universes asks, "Why does the universe exist?", arguing that the universe is "fine tuned for producing life." For example, if the universe's early expansion speed had been smaller by one part in a million, then it would have recollapsed rapidly; with an equivalently tiny speed increase, no galaxies would have formed. Either way, this universe would have been lifeless.
Keywords Cosmology  God Proof, Teleological  Teleology
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Call number BD511.L48 1989
ISBN(s) 9780415041447   0415139554   0415041449     9780415139557
DOI 10.2307/2220035
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