Becoming a Planetary Presence
by
 
Infobase, film distributor.

Title
Becoming a Planetary Presence

Author
Infobase, film distributor.

Publication Information
[Place of publication not identified] : MVD, [2011]
 
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2015.
 
©2011

Physical Description
1 online resource (1 video file (23 min., 43 sec)) : sound, color.

Series
Journey of the Universe: Conversations
 
Journey of the Universe: Conversations.

Series Title
Journey of the Universe: Conversations
 
Journey of the Universe: Conversations.

General Note
Originally released by MVD, 2011.
 
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 15, 2015.

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);

Abstract
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.

Reading Level
9 - 12, Academic/AP

Subject Term
History -- Philosophy.
 
Civilization, Ancient.
 
Physical anthropology.
 
Evolution.
 
Philosophy -- History.
 
World history.

Added Corporate Author
Infobase,
 
MVD (Firm)

Electronic Access
Part of the Access Video On Demand collection.
 
Cover image

Format
Video recording


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberLibrary
Online LibraryStreaming videoXX(531314.1)Online LibraryOnline