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The great ideas of philosophy, Daniel N. Robinson, (sound recording)

Label
The great ideas of philosophy
Title
The great ideas of philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Daniel N. Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents sixty lectures by Professor Robinson, tracing the origins of philosophy and its history across the centuries
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Robinson, Daniel N.
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RZA 8491, etc.
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • instruction
PerformerNote
Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University, lecturer
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
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Philosophy
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The great ideas of philosophy, Daniel N. Robinson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In five containers (26 cm.), with study guides (22 cm.) including lecture notes, outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (329 p. ; 20 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 50. From the Upanishads to Homer -- Philosophy: did the Greeks invent it? -- disc 51. Pythagoras and the divinity of number -- What is there? -- disc 52. The Greek tragedians on man's fate -- Herodotus and the lamp of history -- disc 53. Socrates on the examined life -- Plato's search for truth -- disc 54. Can virtue be taught? -- Plato's Republic: man writ large -- disc 55. Hippocrates and the science of life -- Aristotle on the knowable -- disc 56. Aristotle on friendship -- Aristotle on the perfect life -- disc 57. Rome, the Stoics, and the rule of law -- The Stoic bridge to Christianity -- disc 58. Roman law: making a city of the once-wide world -- The light within: Augustine on human nature -- disc 59. Islam -- Secular knowledge: the idea of university -- disc 60. The reappearance of experimental science -- Scholasticism and the theory of natural law -- disc 61. The Renaissance: was there one? -- Let us burn the witches to save them -- disc 62. Francis Bacon and the authority of experience -- Descartes and the authority of reason -- disc 63. Newton: the saint of science -- Hobbes and the social machine -- disc 64. Locke's Newtonian science of the mind -- No matter? : the challenge of materialism -- disc 65. Hume and the pursuit of happiness -- Thomas Reid and the Scottish school -- disc 66. France and the philosophes -- The federalist papers and the great experiment -- disc 67. What is enlightenment? : Kant on freedom -- Moral science and the natural world -- disc 68. Phrenology: a science of the mind -- The idea of freedom -- disc 69. The Hegelians and history -- The aesthetic movement: genius -- disc 70. Nietzsche at the twilight -- The liberal tradition: J.S. Mill -- disc 71. Darwin and nature's "purposes" -- Marxism: dead but not forgotten -- disc 72. The Freudian world -- The radical William James -- disc 73. William James' pragmatism -- Wittgenstein and the discursive turn -- disc 74. Alan Turing in the forest of wisdom -- Four theories of the good life -- disc 75. Ontology: what there "really" is -- Philosophy of science: the last word? -- disc 76. Philosophy of psychology and related confusions -- Philosophy of mind, if there is one -- disc 77. What makes a problem "moral" -- Medicine and the value of life -- disc 78. On the nature of law -- Justice and just wars -- disc 79. Aesthetics, beauty without observers -- God: really?
Control code
000374799
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
30 sound discs (ca. 1800 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859814
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005583716
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4200
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000374799
  • (OCoLC)62086123
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The great ideas of philosophy, Daniel N. Robinson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In five containers (26 cm.), with study guides (22 cm.) including lecture notes, outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (329 p. ; 20 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
disc 50. From the Upanishads to Homer -- Philosophy: did the Greeks invent it? -- disc 51. Pythagoras and the divinity of number -- What is there? -- disc 52. The Greek tragedians on man's fate -- Herodotus and the lamp of history -- disc 53. Socrates on the examined life -- Plato's search for truth -- disc 54. Can virtue be taught? -- Plato's Republic: man writ large -- disc 55. Hippocrates and the science of life -- Aristotle on the knowable -- disc 56. Aristotle on friendship -- Aristotle on the perfect life -- disc 57. Rome, the Stoics, and the rule of law -- The Stoic bridge to Christianity -- disc 58. Roman law: making a city of the once-wide world -- The light within: Augustine on human nature -- disc 59. Islam -- Secular knowledge: the idea of university -- disc 60. The reappearance of experimental science -- Scholasticism and the theory of natural law -- disc 61. The Renaissance: was there one? -- Let us burn the witches to save them -- disc 62. Francis Bacon and the authority of experience -- Descartes and the authority of reason -- disc 63. Newton: the saint of science -- Hobbes and the social machine -- disc 64. Locke's Newtonian science of the mind -- No matter? : the challenge of materialism -- disc 65. Hume and the pursuit of happiness -- Thomas Reid and the Scottish school -- disc 66. France and the philosophes -- The federalist papers and the great experiment -- disc 67. What is enlightenment? : Kant on freedom -- Moral science and the natural world -- disc 68. Phrenology: a science of the mind -- The idea of freedom -- disc 69. The Hegelians and history -- The aesthetic movement: genius -- disc 70. Nietzsche at the twilight -- The liberal tradition: J.S. Mill -- disc 71. Darwin and nature's "purposes" -- Marxism: dead but not forgotten -- disc 72. The Freudian world -- The radical William James -- disc 73. William James' pragmatism -- Wittgenstein and the discursive turn -- disc 74. Alan Turing in the forest of wisdom -- Four theories of the good life -- disc 75. Ontology: what there "really" is -- Philosophy of science: the last word? -- disc 76. Philosophy of psychology and related confusions -- Philosophy of mind, if there is one -- disc 77. What makes a problem "moral" -- Medicine and the value of life -- disc 78. On the nature of law -- Justice and just wars -- disc 79. Aesthetics, beauty without observers -- God: really?
Control code
000374799
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
30 sound discs (ca. 1800 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859814
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005583716
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
4200
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000374799
  • (OCoLC)62086123
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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