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Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum

Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum 20170325 The element from Reference #1 for focus today is Paragraph 4 on page 10, which continues over onto page 11. In this paragraph, Dr. Dartnell reminds us of the importance of the preservation of ancient knowledge (principally from Greece an...
by tahanson43206
Sat Mar 25, 2017 9:29 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum
Replies: 62
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Re: 20160920 Magellan Space City Designer Planet Simulation

20170320 Reference #1 Page lx On this day in 1520, the Magellan Expedition continued sailing South along the East Coast of Brazil, heading toward Puerto San Julian Begin Quotation from Page lx: 31 March 1520: The fleet enters Puerto San Julian (in 49 degrees 30 minutes South) End Quotation. The next...
by tahanson43206
Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:35 pm
 
Forum: How to build a civilization from scratch on another world?
Topic: 20160920 Magellan Space City Designer Planet Simulation
Replies: 39
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Re: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith

20170312 Page 638-657 In the opening sequence of Part Third, Mr. Smith presents arguments in support of the conclusion he reaches on page 657: Begin Quotation: We must carefully distinguish between the effects of the colony trade and those of the monopoly of that trade. End Quotation. I find Smith’s...
by tahanson43206
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:08 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith
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Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum

Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum 20170318 element from Reference #1 for focus today is Paragraph 3 on page 10. In this paragraph, Dr. Dartnell identifies two key concepts: Begin Quotation: ...the scientific method. The key to preserving civilization is to provide a condensed see...
by tahanson43206
Sun Mar 19, 2017 2:00 am
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum
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Re: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith

20170315 On Inability to Repair an HP2605 Printer Dr. Darnell's book "The Knowledge" is designed and constructed to assist persons who are attempting to rebuild civilization after a collapse. In thinking about "The Knowledge" in the context of an HP 2605 printer which no longer p...
by tahanson43206
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:55 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith
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Re: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith

20170313 Every now and then the columnist George Will mentions Adam Smith in one way or another. The latest example is an Opinion Forum piece entitled "New school aims to preserve our self-evident truths" http://www.dispatch.com/opinion/20170313/george-f-will-new-school-aims-to-preserve-ou...
by tahanson43206
Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:53 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith
Replies: 52
Views: 4780

Re: 20160920 Magellan Space City Designer Planet Simulation

20170313 Reference #1 Page lx On this day in 1520, the Magellan Expedition continued sailing South along the East Coast of Brazil, heading toward Puerto San Julian Begin Quotation from Page lx: 31 March 1520: The fleet enters Puerto San Julian (in 49 degrees 30 minutes South) End Quotation. The next...
by tahanson43206
Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:34 pm
 
Forum: How to build a civilization from scratch on another world?
Topic: 20160920 Magellan Space City Designer Planet Simulation
Replies: 39
Views: 2645

Re: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith

20170312 Page 638-639 In the opening two pages of Part Third, Mr. Smith considers in a variety of ways how increased trade with the Americas has benefited populations of many countries, including those who do not trade directly with the Americas. Begin Quotation: A more extensive market must have be...
by tahanson43206
Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:10 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160413 Variations on a theme of Adam Smith
Replies: 52
Views: 4780

Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum

20170312 Massive greenhouse Since the purpose and focus of this thread is to encourage potential authors to build their next work in Dr. Dartnell's forum, here is a topic that could (it seems to me) accumulate to the size of a book, over time. http://www.daytondailynews.com/business/things-know-abou...
by tahanson43206
Sun Mar 12, 2017 6:45 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum
Replies: 62
Views: 5351

Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum

Re: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum 20170311 The element from Reference #1 for focus today is Paragraph 2 on page 10. In this paragraph, Dr. Dartnell develops his concept of combining "pure" knowledge and practical application guidance Begin Quotation: ...practices of sci...
by tahanson43206
Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:21 pm
 
Forum: New members
Topic: 20160208 Vision Author Culture on Knowledge Forum
Replies: 62
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