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Author Goldman, Steven L., 1941-

Title Science in the twentieth century [videorecording] : a social-intellectual survey / Steven L. Goldman.

Imprint Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., c2004.

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 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  discs. 1-2    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  guidebook pt.1    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  discs. 3-4    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  guidebook pt.2    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  discs. 5-6    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Video  Q125 .G65 2004d  guidebook pt.3    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 6 DVDs (1080 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Series Great courses
Great courses (DVD)
System Details DVD, region 1.
Performer Lecturer: Professor Steven Goldman, Boston University.
Note 36 lectures (30 minutes per lecture).
In 3 containers.
Summary Presents 36 lectures discussing the evolving relationship of science with society during the 20th century.
Contents lecture 1. The evolution of 20th-Century science -- lecture 2. Redefining reality -- lecture 3. Quantum theory makes its appearance -- lecture 4. The heroic "old" age of quantum theory -- lecture 5. A newer theory-QED -- lecture 6. QED meets fission and fusion -- lecture 7. Learning by smashing -- lecture 8. What good is QED? -- lecture 9. The newest theory-quantum chromodynamics -- lecture 10. Unifying nature -- lecture 11. Chemists become designers -- lecture 12. Mathematics and truth -- lecture 13. Mathematics and reality -- lecture 14. The universe expands -- lecture 15. What is the universe? -- lecture 16. How do we know what's out there? -- lecture 17. From equilibrium to dynamism -- lecture 18. Subterranean fury -- lecture 19. Solar system citizen -- lecture 20. Science organized, adopted, co-opted -- lecture 21. Techno-science and globalization -- lecture 22. The evolution of evolution -- lecture 23. Human evolution -- lecture 24. Genetics-from Mendel to molecules -- lecture 25. Molecular biology -- lecture 26. Molecular medicine -- lecture 27. Culture-anthropology and archaeology -- lecture 28. Culture-history -- lecture 29. Culture-linguistics -- lecture 30. Society-sociology -- lecture 31. Society-political science -- lecture 32. Society-economics -- lecture 33. Mind-classical and behavioral psychology -- lecture 34. Mind-cybernetics, AI, connectionism -- lecture 35. Looking back -- lecture 36. Looking around and looking ahead.
Subject Science -- History -- 20th century.
Discoveries in science.
Genre/Form DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Teaching Company.
Added Title Science in the 20th century
ISBN 1565858921 : $374.95
9781565858923
9791565858922
Music No. 1220 Teaching Company
1221--1223 Teaching Company