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The Resource The social conquest of Earth, Edward O. Wilson, (sound recording)

The social conquest of Earth, Edward O. Wilson, (sound recording)

Label
The social conquest of Earth
Title
The social conquest of Earth
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wilson boldly addresses age-old questions (Where did we come from? What are we? Where are we going?) while delving into the biological sources of morality, religion, and the creative arts
Cataloging source
RECBX
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Wilson, Edward O
Dewey number
599.93/8
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
GN360
LC item number
.W53 2012c
Literary text for sound recordings
  • other
  • history
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jonathan Hogan
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Hogan, Jonathan
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  • Social evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Books on compact disc, Unabridged
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The social conquest of Earth, Edward O. Wilson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
[pt.] 1. Why does advanced social life exist? The human condition -- [pt.] 2. Where do we come from? The two paths to conquest ; The approach ; The arrival ; Threading the evolutionary maze ; The creative forces ; Tribalism is a fundamental human trait ; War as humanity's hereditary curse ; The breakout ; The creative explosion ; The sprint to civilization -- [pt.] 3. How social insects conquered the invertebrate world. The invention of eusociality ; Inventions that advanced the social insects -- [pt.] 4. The forces of social evolution. The scientific dilemma of rarity ; Insect altruism and eusociality explained ; Insects take the giant leap ; How natural selection creates social instincts ; The forces of social evolution ; The emergence of a new theory of eusociality -- [pt.] 5. What are we? What is human nature? ; How culture evolved ; The origins of language ; The evolution of cultural variation ; The origins of morality and honor ; The origins of religion ; The origins of the creative arts -- [pt.] 6. Where are we going? A new enlightenment
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781464040825
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C00771
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky247360879
  • 818895
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The social conquest of Earth, Edward O. Wilson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
[pt.] 1. Why does advanced social life exist? The human condition -- [pt.] 2. Where do we come from? The two paths to conquest ; The approach ; The arrival ; Threading the evolutionary maze ; The creative forces ; Tribalism is a fundamental human trait ; War as humanity's hereditary curse ; The breakout ; The creative explosion ; The sprint to civilization -- [pt.] 3. How social insects conquered the invertebrate world. The invention of eusociality ; Inventions that advanced the social insects -- [pt.] 4. The forces of social evolution. The scientific dilemma of rarity ; Insect altruism and eusociality explained ; Insects take the giant leap ; How natural selection creates social instincts ; The forces of social evolution ; The emergence of a new theory of eusociality -- [pt.] 5. What are we? What is human nature? ; How culture evolved ; The origins of language ; The evolution of cultural variation ; The origins of morality and honor ; The origins of religion ; The origins of the creative arts -- [pt.] 6. Where are we going? A new enlightenment
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781464040825
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C00771
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky247360879
  • 818895
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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