Tag: Knowledge

John W.P. Phillips on Fractals

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by TCS

Photo: John WP Phillips As a supplement to Couze Venn’s commentary on Benoit Mandelbrot, John Phillips writes about fractals and … read more

Couze Venn on Benoit Mandelbrot, fractals and the realignment of the human sciences

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by TCS

 Photo: Couze Venn Following the death of Benoit Mandelbrot, the father of fractal geometry, on 14th Oct 2010, Couze … read more

Peter Burke on writing The Social History of Knowledge

Posted on December 21st, 2010 by TCS

Photo: Peter Burke Here is the full text of Peter Burke’s seminar on ‘Writing The Social History of Knowledge’, given … read more

Peter Burke on the Social History of Knowledge, 1750-2000

Posted on December 13th, 2010 by TCS

Photo: Peter Burke Here is the full text of Peter Burke’s public lecture ‘Loss and Gain: The Social History of Knowledge, … read more

Interview with Peter Burke on the social history of knowledge

Posted on November 15th, 2010 by TCS

Photo: Peter Burke Last week, Peter Burke gave a public lecture entitled ‘Loss and Gain: The Social History of Knowledge, … read more