Item Details

Becoming a Planetary Presence

MVD
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Cynthia Brown, Professor Emerita, Dominican University of California, describes the “big history” approach to understanding the role of the human in relation to the historical unfolding of the cosmos and Earth. She highlights key threshold moments of evolutionary change.
Release Date
2011
Run Time
23 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Notes
  • Originally released by MVD, 2011.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 15, 2015.
Series
Journey of the Universe: Conversations
Contents
Development of Language (5:39); Natural Resources (4:07); Human Evolution (4:17); The Human Story (9:11); Credits: Becoming a Planetary Presence (0:13)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : MVD, [2011]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2015.
Publisher no.
  • 93985 Infobase
  • [93976]s Infobase
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Description
1 online resource (1 video file (23 min., 43 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Technical Details
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