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Malone, Adrian

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Most widely held works by Adrian Malone
Cosmos : a personal voyage by Carl Sagan( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete guide for the layman to modern thinking in all areas of astronomy and cosmology
The ascent of man : a personal view by J. Bronowski( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series surveying the development of science. Volume 9: Journey from the valleys and waterfalls of Wales to the jungles of the Amazon to explore the controversy swirling around a startling new theory of evolution developed simultaneously by Alfred Wallace and Charles Darwin. Vol. 10: Commencing with a visit to an ancient Polish salt mine, Dr. Bronowski looks at the world inside the atom, tracing the history of ideas that have made 20th century physics "the greatest achievement of the human imagination." Vol 11: Dr. Bronowski offers his personal view of the moral dilemma that confronts today's scientist, contrasting humanist traditions with the inhumanities of the Nazis, the harnessing of nuclear energy with the development of the atomic bomb
The ascent of man : a personal view by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A massive survey of science from flint tools to the theory of relativity. It was made as a science counterpart to Sir Kenneth Clark's series Civilisation, with Jacob Bronowski presenting his own view of science and mankind
The secret by Adrian Malone( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five generations of the Irish-American Devlin family discover, and, ultimately, bring to fulfillment an awesome secret on human subconscious and human destiny
Cosmos by Carl Sagan( Visual )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Sagan discusses the cosmic relationship between man and the universe
Millennium : tribal wisdom and the modern world by Adrian Malone( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host David Maybury-Lewis journeys worldwide to capture the wisdom of tribal peoples before it and they are all gone, and finds that our survival may depend upon finding new ways to express the values of wisdom, compassion, and family held by them
Starry Messenger by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows man's early study of astronomy. Traces the origins of the scientific revolution through the conflict between fact and religious beliefs
The Ascent of Man by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

18 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jacob Bronowski, a leader in the movement of scientific humanism, presents his personal view of the great creative discoveries of mankind ... Traveling to various locations, Bronowski considers the qualities of thought and imagination that compelled man to analyze the physical world and then to explore the invisible laws and structures above and beneath its surface"--Container
Music of the Spheres by Jordan Belson( Visual )

12 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the evolution of mathematics and its relationship to musical harmony, early astronomy, and perspective in painting
The Majestic clockwork( Visual )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the contributions of Newton and Einstein in the evolution of physics. Explores the revolution that ensued when Einsteins theory of relativity upset Newtons description of the universe
The Drive for power( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how industrialization and political revolutions altered man's concept of power during the 18th century and points out the significance of these developments in the progress of man
Generation Upon Generation by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the complex code of human inheritance, from the experiments of pioneer geneticist Gregor Mendel to the discoveries of today's sophis-ticated laboratories
Knowledge or certainty by Jacob Bronowski( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers the moral dilemma which confronts today's scientists by contrasting humanist traditions with the inhumanities of the Nazis, and the harnessing of nuclear energy with the development of the atomic bomb
Lower than the angels( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the evolutionary changes which gave rise to man's superiority among the animals
World within world( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the internal structure of the atom and traces the history of 20th-century physics
The Art of Living( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In tribal cultures, views of life and death are traditionally expressed in everyday dances, clothes, sculptures, paintings, etc. Travel to the Wodaabe tribe of Niger and the Dogon people of Mali to witness the ways they celebrate life and death with acts of beauty and grace. Meet a North American artist who shows us his way of connecting his art to the meaning of life and death
Mistaken Identity( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who are you? Where does your individual identity begin and end? While Western societies strive to answer these questions through a biological view--conception, birth, adolesence, maturity, and death--tribal cultures define identity by the myths and rituals of their society, by who rears them, and by an organic continuum to which they belong
The Shock of the Other( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The shock of the other] "Learn how the Western world's desire to remake other societies into its own image has robbed our modern world of the gifts of other cultures. Understand the need to protect other cultures that are threatened by industrial expansion. In "The Shock of the Other," program host David Maybury-Lewis begins the series with a visit to his Xavante brother in central Brazil where he explains the need to find balance between cultural diversity and our desire to be like one another. Then journey with him and the Millennium series team deep into the heart of the Amazon where they seek to unravel the mystery of a small tribe called the Mascho-Piro who remain hidden from the outside world. Through scenes of the decimation of the tropical rain forests, interviews with threatened indigenous peoples, and the narrator's reflections on the discovery of the Americas and other historical events, discover why so much is at stake when modern industrialism meets the tribal world."--Container
A Poor Man Shames Us All( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode seven of a ten-part series that explores the values and different perspectives of tribal societies and what the modern world can learn from them. David Maybury-Lewis takes viewers from a New York advertising agency to the jungles of Indonesia and the plains of Kenya. Tribal conceptions of wealth where people, not posessions, are valued are contrasted with free market economies
Strange relations( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do we balance our personal desires for romance with our societal need for stable marriage? Explores marriage customs in Nepal, Niger, and Canada
 
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