Coverart for item
The Resource Foundations of Eastern civilization, Professor Craig G. Benjamin

Foundations of Eastern civilization, Professor Craig G. Benjamin

Label
Foundations of Eastern civilization
Title
Foundations of Eastern civilization
Statement of responsibility
Professor Craig G. Benjamin
Creator
Contributor
Instructor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DPL
Dewey number
950
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lectures by Craig G. Benjamin, Grand Valley State University
Series statement
Great courses. History, ancient history
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Foundations of Eastern civilization, Professor Craig G. Benjamin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 3630
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 48 lectures
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- Daoism
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- legalism
  • The Qin and the first emperor of China
  • Contact with the West -- the early Han
  • Triumph and tragedy -- the later Han
  • Silk roads -- in the footsteps of nomads
  • Silk roads -- the envoy Zhang Qian
  • Silk roads -- perils of camels and caravans
  • Silk roads -- Rome and roads from the West
  • Silk roads -- the lost Kushan empire
  • Journey to the East
  • Origins of Buddhism
  • The age of disunity
  • The great Taizong and the rise of the Tang
  • Changan and the glittering Tang
  • Korea -- mysterious beginnings
  • Korea -- the land of morning calm
  • Korea -- the unified Silla
  • Korea -- the Koryo
  • Japan -- geography and early cultures
  • Japan -- treasures of the tomb period
  • Yin and Yang -- the geography of China
  • Japan -- Nara and the great Eastern Temple
  • Japan -- the world of the Heian
  • Southeast Asia -- Vietnam
  • Southeast Asia -- Indian and Islamic influences
  • The industrial revolution of the Song
  • Intellectual and cultural life of the Song
  • The Mongols conquer the world
  • Shaking the foundation -- Mongols in the East
  • The rise of the Ming
  • Great treasure fleets of the Ming
  • Early China and the mysterious Xia
  • The Qing -- nomads return from the north
  • The Qing -- the last emperor of China
  • Korea Choson -- rise of the Yangban
  • Korea Choson -- the last dynasty
  • Medieval Japan -- Samurai and Shoguns
  • Tokugawa and Meiji Japan
  • The people's Republic of China
  • Isolation and Cold War conflicts
  • The rise of the East Asian Tigers
  • The enduring ideas of Eastern civilization
  • The coming of the Shang
  • The Shang and writing for the Gods
  • The Zhou and the mandate of heaven
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- Confucianism
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- later Confucianism
Control code
ocn900962035
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
24 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490650494
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0047
  • 3630
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)900962035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Foundations of Eastern civilization, Professor Craig G. Benjamin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 3630
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 48 lectures
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- Daoism
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- legalism
  • The Qin and the first emperor of China
  • Contact with the West -- the early Han
  • Triumph and tragedy -- the later Han
  • Silk roads -- in the footsteps of nomads
  • Silk roads -- the envoy Zhang Qian
  • Silk roads -- perils of camels and caravans
  • Silk roads -- Rome and roads from the West
  • Silk roads -- the lost Kushan empire
  • Journey to the East
  • Origins of Buddhism
  • The age of disunity
  • The great Taizong and the rise of the Tang
  • Changan and the glittering Tang
  • Korea -- mysterious beginnings
  • Korea -- the land of morning calm
  • Korea -- the unified Silla
  • Korea -- the Koryo
  • Japan -- geography and early cultures
  • Japan -- treasures of the tomb period
  • Yin and Yang -- the geography of China
  • Japan -- Nara and the great Eastern Temple
  • Japan -- the world of the Heian
  • Southeast Asia -- Vietnam
  • Southeast Asia -- Indian and Islamic influences
  • The industrial revolution of the Song
  • Intellectual and cultural life of the Song
  • The Mongols conquer the world
  • Shaking the foundation -- Mongols in the East
  • The rise of the Ming
  • Great treasure fleets of the Ming
  • Early China and the mysterious Xia
  • The Qing -- nomads return from the north
  • The Qing -- the last emperor of China
  • Korea Choson -- rise of the Yangban
  • Korea Choson -- the last dynasty
  • Medieval Japan -- Samurai and Shoguns
  • Tokugawa and Meiji Japan
  • The people's Republic of China
  • Isolation and Cold War conflicts
  • The rise of the East Asian Tigers
  • The enduring ideas of Eastern civilization
  • The coming of the Shang
  • The Shang and writing for the Gods
  • The Zhou and the mandate of heaven
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- Confucianism
  • Great ideas of the Zhou -- later Confucianism
Control code
ocn900962035
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
24 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490650494
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0047
  • 3630
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)900962035
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...