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Kayzer, Wim

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Works: 130 works in 201 publications in 3 languages and 1,271 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Fiction  History  Miscellanea  Detective and mystery fiction  Television interviews  Nonfiction television programs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Interviewer, Moderator, Editor, zxx
Classifications: Q173, 813.6
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Publications about Wim Kayzer
Publications by Wim Kayzer
Most widely held works by Wim Kayzer
A glorious accident : understanding our place in the cosmic puzzle by Wim Kayzer( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Starting with a Shakespeare quote: "We are such stuff as dreams are made on and our little lives are rounded with a sleep," Kayzer contacted each of the participants, inviting them to discuss some of the following "unanswerable" questions: What is the nature of our consciousness? What concepts has our consciousness developed about our temporal existence? What will we derive most from our consciousness: knowledge or understanding? What were the questions that fascinated you when you were growing up? What questions keep you spellbound today?
A Glorious accident : understanding our place in the cosmic puzzle ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This extraordinary set brings together some of the greatest scientific thinkers of our day, recording man's place in the Cosmic puzzle
Het boek van de schoonheid en de troost by Wim Kayzer( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Dutch and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Bijdragen over hun visie op de troost van de schoonheid door de kunstenaars en wetenschappers uit binnen- en buitenland die deelnamen aan de interviewreeks voor de VPRO-televisie in 2000
De laatste tafel by Wim Kayzer( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in Dutch and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Aan de vooravond van een ingrijpende operatie beschrijft een 59-jarige fysicus zijn gedachten, leven, werk en geliefden
Een schitterend ongeluk : Wim Kayzer ontmoet Oliver Sacks, Stephen Jay Gould, Stephen Toulmin, Daniel C. Dennett, Rupert Sheldrake en Freeman Dyson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Teksten van 6 interviews en een groepsgesprek voor de VPRO-t.v. met 6 vooraanstaande hedendaagse wetenschappers uit uiteenlopende disciplines over de mogelijkheden en beperkingen van de (wetenschappelijke) intelligentie
Onfatsoenlijke herinneringen by Wim Kayzer( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in Dutch and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Een journalist benadert een niet veroordeelde kampbeul in München om diens motieven te achterhalen
Van de schoonheid en de troost ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in Dutch and English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Wim Kayzer vraagt 26 internationale kunstenaars, wetenschappers, schrijvers, filosofen en musici te reflecteren op het huwelijk tussen schoonheid en troost
Stephen Jay Gould by Stephen Jay Gould( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Consists of an interview with Stephen Jay Gould, paleontologist, zoologist, biologist, and popular writer on evolutionary biology. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including dinosaurs, consciousness, the relationship between chimpanzees and humans, biological determinism, morality, and the theory of contingency
Stephen Toulmin ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
An interview with Stephen Toulmin, physicist, philosopher of science, science historian, and author of Wittgenstein's Vienna. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including Toulmin's life, his belief that the modern world has gone down the wrong path with its emphasis on materialism and rationalism, Descartes, physics, and history
Freeman Dyson ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Consists of an interview with Freeman Dyson, a physicist and advisor to the Pentagon. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including Dyson's childhood, his experiences as a civilian advisor to the British Bomber Command during World War II, the future, astrochickens, Eichmann, Hiroshima, the Gulf War, genetic engineering, and Wittgenstein
Een schitterend ongeluk ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Zes interviews en een groepsgesprek voor de VPRO-tv met zes vooraanstaande hedendaagse wetenschappers uit uiteenlopende disciplines over de mogelijkheden en beperkingen van de (wetenschappelijke) intelligentie
De zaak Annie E. by Toni Boumans( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Boek gebaseerd op 5 uitzendingen van de VARA, waarin de rechtszaak behandeld wordt tegen een Betuwse vrouw, die gevangenisstraf uitzit wegens moord op haar moeder, terwijl ze eerder werd vrijgesproken van moord op haar vader
Daniel C. Dennett ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Consists of an interview with Daniel C. Dennett, philosopher of consciousness and the author of Consciousness explained. Features discussion on a wide range of topics, including memory, intelligence, free will, and Dennett's views on human, artificial, and animal consciousness
Vertrouwd en o zo vreemd : over geheugen en bewustzijn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Dutch and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Interviews met schrijvers en wetenschapsbeoefenaars over het menselijk geheugen
Geen dag, geen nacht, maar ook geen schemering by Wim Kayzer( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in Dutch and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Vertrouwd en o zo vreemd ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Wim Kayzer ontvangt verschillende gasten om te praten over ons geheugen
Nauwgezet en wanhopig ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and Dutch and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Interviews met vier prominente intellectuelen: de Spaanse politicus en letterkundige Jorge Semprún, de Colombiaanse schrijver Gabriel Garcia Márquez, de cultuurfilosoof George Steiner en de Hongaarse schrijver György Konrád
 
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Wim Kayzer Dutch program maker and journalist
Wim Kayzer Nederlands journalist
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