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The Resource Big history : the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity, Part 1 of 4

Big history : the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity, Part 1 of 4

Label
Big history : the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity, Part 1 of 4
Title
Big history
Title remainder
the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity
Title number
Part 1 of 4
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lectures by Dr. David Christian, Professor of History at San Diego State University. Surveys the past at all possible scales, from conventional history, to the much larger scales of biology and geology, to the universal scales of cosmology
Member of
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Lecturer: David Christian, San Diego State University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christian, David
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Human evolution
  • World history
Technique
live action
Label
Big history : the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity, Part 1 of 4
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Lectures 1-12 of 48
  • Title from container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 73 pages ; 22 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. What is big history? -- Lecture 2. Moving across multiple scales -- Lecture 3. Simplicity and complexity -- Lecture 4. Evidence and the nature of science -- Lecture 5. Threshold 1--Origins of Big Bang cosmology -- Lecture 6. How did everything begin? -- Lecture 7. Threshold 2--The first stars and galaxies -- Lecture 8. Threshold 3--Making chemical elements -- Lecture 9. Threshold 4--The earth and solar system -- Lecture 10. The early earth--a short history -- Lecture 11. Plate tectonics and the earth's geography -- Lecture 12. Threshold 5--Life
Control code
1136976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound color
Publisher number
8050-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136976
  • (OCoLC)259805466
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Big history : the Big Bang, life on earth, and the rise of humanity, Part 1 of 4
Publication
Note
  • Lectures 1-12 of 48
  • Title from container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 73 pages ; 22 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. What is big history? -- Lecture 2. Moving across multiple scales -- Lecture 3. Simplicity and complexity -- Lecture 4. Evidence and the nature of science -- Lecture 5. Threshold 1--Origins of Big Bang cosmology -- Lecture 6. How did everything begin? -- Lecture 7. Threshold 2--The first stars and galaxies -- Lecture 8. Threshold 3--Making chemical elements -- Lecture 9. Threshold 4--The earth and solar system -- Lecture 10. The early earth--a short history -- Lecture 11. Plate tectonics and the earth's geography -- Lecture 12. Threshold 5--Life
Control code
1136976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound color
Publisher number
8050-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1136976
  • (OCoLC)259805466
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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