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Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 2 October 2014
Collège de France - 20/12/2017
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique How to be an Assyriologist?

Unlike works inherited from Greek or Roman Antiquity, writings from Mesopotamian civilization all come from excavations. Assyriologists work with clay tablets engraved with cuneiform characters. Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 23 January 2014
Collège de France - 23/02/2017
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Chemistry of Materials and Energy. Examples and Future of a Millennial Science

Since Antiquity, humans have used processes to transform the materials of their environment to suit their needs. Solid-state chemistry, initially a series of recipes, ... Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 9 December 2010
Collège de France - 13/02/2017
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Energy: Electrochemical Storage and Sustainable Development

The storage and conversion of energy is one of the major scientific challenges of the decades to come, with high stakes for the environment. Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Friday 24 March 1995
Collège de France - 13/02/2017
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Literatures of Medieval France

This long tradition would certainly not be a reason in itself to keep or restore the subject, had it not something to do with the subject itself. All of the associations between the past and literature, ... Plus

Inaugural lecture delivered on Thursday 28 March 2013
Collège de France - 08/11/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique The Informatics of Time and Events

The management of time and events is central to various domains of informatics, from embedded circuits and software programs in all sorts of objects to musical creation, or the simulation of physical phenomena. Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 28 November 2013
Collège de France - 17/03/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique On the Origins of Global History

How does one think of history on a world scale? Should one turn to the intellectuals of the past or the historians of the present? Universal history as it was practised from Antiquity started to change from the sixteenth century in varied contexts, ... Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 9 January 2014
Collège de France - 17/03/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Difference, Competition and Disproportion. The Sociology of Creative Work

Work creates and transforms the social world. Its least predictable and most admired embodiment, artistic and scientific invention, seems to defy causal analysis and statistical regularities. Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 4 October 2007
Collège de France - 17/03/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Geometries of the Living

My idea of a theory in biology is quite different from the theoretical biology that is expressed as equations of observed or photographed phenomena. I have a simpler, more concrete conception. Not a mathematical description of what is seen, ... Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 7 November 2013
Collège de France - 17/03/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Refocusing Central Asia

The notion of Central Asia emerged at a late stage, replacing that of “Tartary”, often associated with the Mongol Terror, in 1825 only. Plus

Inaugural Lecture delivered on Thursday 13 February 2014
Collège de France - 19/01/2016
Langue English
Verrous : aucun
4,99 €
Livre numérique Where is Medieval Philosophy going?

Where is medieval philosophy going? It is going to where philosophy is. And it is there where philosophy is going. It became medieval once the Middle Ages were over. It was only philosophy when the Middle Ages were still saeculum modernorum, ... Plus