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The Resource The genius of Charles Darwin

The genius of Charles Darwin

Label
The genius of Charles Darwin
Title
The genius of Charles Darwin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Shaking Western culture to its very core after its publication 150 years ago, On the origin of species forced humans to rethink their place in the universe. In this lively three-part series, Darwin's passionate disciple, popular author and biologist Richard Dawkins examines evolution and its legacy, confronts Darwin's doubters head-on, and explains natural selection in clear, straightforward terms
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
576.8/2
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
QH365
LC item number
.G46 2009
PerformerNote
Richard Dawkins, presenter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Athena (Firm)
Runtime
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Naturalists
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The genius of Charles Darwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2008
  • Bonus features: interviews with experts featured in the program; Three tales from the Galapagos Islands bonus specials; 16-page viewer's guide; The evolution of an idea, contributors to Darwin's theory; biography of Charles Darwin
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
v. 1. Life, Darwin & everything ; The fifth ape ; God strikes back -- v. 2. bonus interviews: Daniel Dennett, philosopher (50 min.) ; Randolph Nesse, doctor/author (46 min.) ; Wendy Wright, Concerned Women for America (67 min.) ; Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury (29 min.) ; John Mackay, creationist (19 min.) ; Science teachers (29 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9781598282993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961829996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The genius of Charles Darwin
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2008
  • Bonus features: interviews with experts featured in the program; Three tales from the Galapagos Islands bonus specials; 16-page viewer's guide; The evolution of an idea, contributors to Darwin's theory; biography of Charles Darwin
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
v. 1. Life, Darwin & everything ; The fifth ape ; God strikes back -- v. 2. bonus interviews: Daniel Dennett, philosopher (50 min.) ; Randolph Nesse, doctor/author (46 min.) ; Wendy Wright, Concerned Women for America (67 min.) ; Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury (29 min.) ; John Mackay, creationist (19 min.) ; Science teachers (29 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 139 min.)
Isbn
9781598282993
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961829996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen; stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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