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The Resource Great scientific ideas that changed the world, Steven L. Goldman, (DVD videorecording)

Great scientific ideas that changed the world, Steven L. Goldman, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Great scientific ideas that changed the world
Title
Great scientific ideas that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Steven L. Goldman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents 36 lectures discussing the evolving relationship of science with society during the 20th century
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldman, Steven L.
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Steven L. Goldman, Lehigh University
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Discoveries in science
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Great scientific ideas that changed the world, Steven L. Goldman, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 36 lectures (30 minutes per lecture)
  • In 3 containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
lecture 1. Knowledge, know-how, and social change -- lecture 2. Writing makes science possible -- lecture 3. Inventing reason and knowledge -- lecture 4. The birth of natural science -- lecture 5.Mathematics as the order of nature -- lecture 6. The birth of techno-science -- lecture 7. Universities relaunch the idea of knowledge -- lecture 8. The medieval revolution in know-how -- lecture 9. Progress enters into history -- lecture 10. The printed book : Gutenberg to Galileo -- lecture 11. Renaissance painting and techno-science -- lecture 12. Copernicus moves the Earth -- lecture 13. The birth of modern science -- lecture 14. Algebra, calculus, and probability -- lecture 15. Conservation and symmetry -- lecture 16. Instruments as extensions of the mind -- lecture 17. Time, change , and novelty -- lecture 18. The atomic theory of matter -- lecture 19. The cell theory of life -- lecture 20. The germ theory of disease -- lecture 21. The gene theory of inheritance -- lecture 22. Energy challenges matter -- lecture 23. Fields : the immaterial become real -- lecture 24. Relationships become physical -- lecture 25. Evolution as process science -- lecture 26. Statistical laws challenge determinism -- lecture 27. Techno-science comes of age -- lecture 28. Institutions empower innovation -- lecture 29. The quantum revolution -- lecture 30. Relativity redefines space and time -- lecture 31. Reconceiving the universe, again -- lecture 32. The idea behind the computer -- lecture 33. Three faces of information -- lecture 34. System, chaos, and self-organization -- lecture 35. Life as molecules in action -- lecture 36. Great ideas, past and future
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598033045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn132693084
  • (OCoLC)132693084
System details
DVD. region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Great scientific ideas that changed the world, Steven L. Goldman, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 36 lectures (30 minutes per lecture)
  • In 3 containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
lecture 1. Knowledge, know-how, and social change -- lecture 2. Writing makes science possible -- lecture 3. Inventing reason and knowledge -- lecture 4. The birth of natural science -- lecture 5.Mathematics as the order of nature -- lecture 6. The birth of techno-science -- lecture 7. Universities relaunch the idea of knowledge -- lecture 8. The medieval revolution in know-how -- lecture 9. Progress enters into history -- lecture 10. The printed book : Gutenberg to Galileo -- lecture 11. Renaissance painting and techno-science -- lecture 12. Copernicus moves the Earth -- lecture 13. The birth of modern science -- lecture 14. Algebra, calculus, and probability -- lecture 15. Conservation and symmetry -- lecture 16. Instruments as extensions of the mind -- lecture 17. Time, change , and novelty -- lecture 18. The atomic theory of matter -- lecture 19. The cell theory of life -- lecture 20. The germ theory of disease -- lecture 21. The gene theory of inheritance -- lecture 22. Energy challenges matter -- lecture 23. Fields : the immaterial become real -- lecture 24. Relationships become physical -- lecture 25. Evolution as process science -- lecture 26. Statistical laws challenge determinism -- lecture 27. Techno-science comes of age -- lecture 28. Institutions empower innovation -- lecture 29. The quantum revolution -- lecture 30. Relativity redefines space and time -- lecture 31. Reconceiving the universe, again -- lecture 32. The idea behind the computer -- lecture 33. Three faces of information -- lecture 34. System, chaos, and self-organization -- lecture 35. Life as molecules in action -- lecture 36. Great ideas, past and future
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598033045
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn132693084
  • (OCoLC)132693084
System details
DVD. region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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