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The Resource Zero to infinity : a history of numbers, (DVD videorecording)

Zero to infinity : a history of numbers, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Zero to infinity : a history of numbers
Title
Zero to infinity
Title remainder
a history of numbers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CCP
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Edward B. Burger, Williams College
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1963-
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  • Burger, Edward B.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Great courses
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  • Numeration
  • Numerals
Technique
live action
Label
Zero to infinity : a history of numbers, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Two parts in two containers
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Part 1. Lecture 1. The ever-evolving notion of number -- Lecture 2. The dawn of numbers -- Lecture 3. Speaking the language of numbers -- Lecture 4. The dramatic digits, the power of zero -- Lecture 5. The magical and spiritual allure of numbers -- Lecture 6. Nature's numbers, patterns without people -- Lecture 7. Numbers of prime importance -- Lecture 8. Challenging the rationality of numbers -- Lecture 9. Walk the (number) line -- Lecture 10. The commonplace chaos among real numbers -- Lecture 11. A beautiful dusting of zeroes and twos -- Lecture 12. An intuitive sojourn into arithmetic --
  • Part 2. Lecture 13. The story of [pi] -- Lecture 14. The story of Euler's e -- Lecture 15. Transcendental numbers -- Lecture 16. An algebraic approach to numbers -- Lecture 17. The five most important numbers -- Lecture 18. An analytic approach to numbers -- Lecture 19. A new breed of numbers -- Lecture 20. The notion of transfinite numbers -- Lecture 21. Collections too infinite to count -- Lecture 22. In and out, the road to a third infinity -- Lecture 23. Infinity, what we know and what we don't -- Lecture 24. The endless frontier of number
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598033762
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1499
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn188137278
  • (OCoLC)188137278
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Zero to infinity : a history of numbers, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
Two parts in two containers
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Part 1. Lecture 1. The ever-evolving notion of number -- Lecture 2. The dawn of numbers -- Lecture 3. Speaking the language of numbers -- Lecture 4. The dramatic digits, the power of zero -- Lecture 5. The magical and spiritual allure of numbers -- Lecture 6. Nature's numbers, patterns without people -- Lecture 7. Numbers of prime importance -- Lecture 8. Challenging the rationality of numbers -- Lecture 9. Walk the (number) line -- Lecture 10. The commonplace chaos among real numbers -- Lecture 11. A beautiful dusting of zeroes and twos -- Lecture 12. An intuitive sojourn into arithmetic --
  • Part 2. Lecture 13. The story of [pi] -- Lecture 14. The story of Euler's e -- Lecture 15. Transcendental numbers -- Lecture 16. An algebraic approach to numbers -- Lecture 17. The five most important numbers -- Lecture 18. An analytic approach to numbers -- Lecture 19. A new breed of numbers -- Lecture 20. The notion of transfinite numbers -- Lecture 21. Collections too infinite to count -- Lecture 22. In and out, the road to a third infinity -- Lecture 23. Infinity, what we know and what we don't -- Lecture 24. The endless frontier of number
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598033762
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1499
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn188137278
  • (OCoLC)188137278
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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