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The Resource History of science : antiquity to 1700, Lawrence M. Principe, (sound recording)

History of science : antiquity to 1700, Lawrence M. Principe, (sound recording)

Label
History of science : antiquity to 1700
Title
History of science
Title remainder
antiquity to 1700
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Principe
Title variation
Antiquity to 1700
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the history of science in the western world from the second millennium B.C. to the early eighteenth century
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
HQD
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Principe, Lawrence
Dewey number
509
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q125
LC item number
.P75 2002b
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lectures presented by Professor Lawrence M. Principe
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Science
  • History, Ancient
  • Greece
  • Plato
  • Aristotle
  • Copernicus
  • Newton, Isaac
Label
History of science : antiquity to 1700, Lawrence M. Principe, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In three containers (23 cm.)
  • Course no. 1200
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • part I: lecture 1. Beginning the journey -- lecture 2. Babylonians, Egyptians, and Greeks -- lecture 3. The Presocratics -- lecture 4. Plato and the Pythagoreans -- lecture 5. Plato's cosmos -- lecture 6. Aristotle's view of the natural world -- lecture 7. Aristotelian cosmology and physics -- lecture 8. Hellenistic natural philosophy -- lecture 9. Greek astronomy from Eudoxus to Ptolemy -- lecture 10. The Roman contributions -- lecture 11. Roman versions of Greek science and education -- lecture 12. The end of the Classical world
  • part II: lecture 13. Early Christianity and science -- lecture 14. The Rise of Islam and Islamic science -- lecture 15. Islamic astronomy, mathematics, and optics -- lecture 16. Alchemy, medicine, and late Islamic culture -- lecture 17. The Latin West reawakens -- lecture 18. Natural philosophy at school and university -- lecture 19. Aristotle and Medieval scholasticism -- lecture 20. The Science of creation -- lecture 21. Science in the orders -- lecture 22. Medieval Latin alchemy and astrology -- lecture 23. Medieval physics and earth sciences -- lecture 24. The Middle Ages and the Renaissance
  • part III: lecture 25. Renaissance natural magic -- lecture 26. Copernicus and calendrical reform -- lecture 27. Renaissance technology -- lecture 28. Tycho, Kepler, and Galileo -- lecture 29. The new physics -- lecture 30. Voyages of discovery and natural history -- lecture 31. Mechanical philosophy and revived Atomism -- lecture 32. Mechanism and Vitalism -- lecture 33. Seventeenth-century chemistry -- lecture 34. The force of Isaac Newton -- lecture 35. The rise of scientific societies -- lecture 36. How science develops
Control code
ocm51743691
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565855601
Other physical details
analog, Dolby processed +
Publisher number
  • 1200
  • 1201--1203
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
History of science : antiquity to 1700, Lawrence M. Principe, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In three containers (23 cm.)
  • Course no. 1200
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • part I: lecture 1. Beginning the journey -- lecture 2. Babylonians, Egyptians, and Greeks -- lecture 3. The Presocratics -- lecture 4. Plato and the Pythagoreans -- lecture 5. Plato's cosmos -- lecture 6. Aristotle's view of the natural world -- lecture 7. Aristotelian cosmology and physics -- lecture 8. Hellenistic natural philosophy -- lecture 9. Greek astronomy from Eudoxus to Ptolemy -- lecture 10. The Roman contributions -- lecture 11. Roman versions of Greek science and education -- lecture 12. The end of the Classical world
  • part II: lecture 13. Early Christianity and science -- lecture 14. The Rise of Islam and Islamic science -- lecture 15. Islamic astronomy, mathematics, and optics -- lecture 16. Alchemy, medicine, and late Islamic culture -- lecture 17. The Latin West reawakens -- lecture 18. Natural philosophy at school and university -- lecture 19. Aristotle and Medieval scholasticism -- lecture 20. The Science of creation -- lecture 21. Science in the orders -- lecture 22. Medieval Latin alchemy and astrology -- lecture 23. Medieval physics and earth sciences -- lecture 24. The Middle Ages and the Renaissance
  • part III: lecture 25. Renaissance natural magic -- lecture 26. Copernicus and calendrical reform -- lecture 27. Renaissance technology -- lecture 28. Tycho, Kepler, and Galileo -- lecture 29. The new physics -- lecture 30. Voyages of discovery and natural history -- lecture 31. Mechanical philosophy and revived Atomism -- lecture 32. Mechanism and Vitalism -- lecture 33. Seventeenth-century chemistry -- lecture 34. The force of Isaac Newton -- lecture 35. The rise of scientific societies -- lecture 36. How science develops
Control code
ocm51743691
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565855601
Other physical details
analog, Dolby processed +
Publisher number
  • 1200
  • 1201--1203
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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