Sidney Greats Lectures (4) Michaelmas 2013

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Created: 2013-12-21 13:43
Institution: Sidney Sussex College
Description: The Sidney Greats lecture series is designed to provide an introduction to great texts and ideas for all Sidney members -- undergraduate and graduate students, Fellows, staff, and alumni. They are aimed at a general audience.
 

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Dr Emma Gilby on Descartes' 'I think therefore I am'

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Dr Emma Gilby (Sidney Sussex and MML) describes the genesis and impact of Descartes' famous rationalist dictum.

Collection: Sidney Greats Lectures (4) Michaelmas 2013

Institution: Sidney Sussex College

Created: Sat 21 Dec 2013


Dr Richard Staley on Einstein and Relativity

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Dr Richard Staley (History and Philosophy of Science) describes the social, cultural, and political contexts in which Einstein developed and promulgated his theory of General...

Collection: Sidney Greats Lectures (4) Michaelmas 2013

Institution: Sidney Sussex College

Created: Sat 21 Dec 2013


Prof. Rosamond McKitterick on Charlemagne

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Prof. Rosamond McKitterick (Sidney Sussex College and the Faculty of HIstory) provides an overview of the life and achievements of Charlemagne, starting from Einhard's 'Life of...

Collection: Sidney Greats Lectures (4) Michaelmas 2013

Institution: Sidney Sussex College

Created: Sat 21 Dec 2013