Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Schäfer, Lothar
- Lothar Schäfer Collection
- Inclusive Dates
- ca 1969-1995
- MC 1378
- 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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No Interlibrary Loan.
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Lothar Schäfer, Distinguished Professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, donated materials pertaining to his interest in the interrelation of science and humanistic learning in February 1998.
Processed in July 1998.
Preferred Form of Citation
Lothar Schäfer Collection (MC 1378), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.
Lothar Schäfer was a Distinguished Professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Scope and Content Note
Materials related to Lothar Schäfer's interest in the interrelation of science and humanistic learning. The documents in the collection include articles and speeches on the subject, as well as earlier treatments intended for publication as a book, and finally a manuscript version of In Search of Divine Reality: Science As a Source of Inspiration by the University of Arkansas Press in 1997.
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection:
|Box 1||Folder 1||
"Background Material to the Book.", n.d. 3 p.
|Box 1||Folder 2||
"In Support of the Humanities: The Importance of Unifying Perspectives and Interdisciplinary Studies," Arkansas, the Magazine of the Arkansas Alumni Association, Winter 1990, p. -15. [photocopy] , 1990
|Box 1||Folder 3||
[lecture on science and humanities] "One of a Lecture Series Organized by Robert Neralich in Honor of Ben Kimpel," September 1983., September 1983 13 p.
|Box 1||Folder 4||
"Some General Thoughts on the Nature of Science and Human Knowledge." Commencement Lecture, College of Arts and Sciences, May 1986., May 1986 16 p.
|Box 1||Folder 5||
Chapter 1 "of a book originally planned to follow the title 'The Challenge of Reality' started in the late eighties and never finished.", n.d. 13 p.
|Box 1||Folder 6||
"Science as a Source of Inspiration: The Emergence of Ancient Philosophical Views in Twentieth Century Physical Science." Old Main Dedication Lecture, April 2, 1992. 16 p., April 2, 1992
|Box 1||Folder 7||
"Some Philosophical and Moral Implications of Modern Science." September 21, 1976. A public lecture in honor of the Nation's bicentennial, University of Arkansas. [photocopy of the published version] , September 21, 1976
|Box 1||Folder 8||
"Asymmetrical Fields." Paintings, University of Arkansas Gallery, March 1969. [photocopies] , March 1969
|Box 1||Folder 9||
"Zut Stellung der Humanistischen" Bildung in einer Naturwissenschaftlich-Technischen Welt." [essay written by invitation for the 450th anniversary of the Goerres Gymnasium, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1995] German text., 1995 5 p.
|Box 1||Folder 10||
"Science as a Source of Inspiration: In Search of Divine Reality." Variously paginated., n.d.
END OF COLLECTION