Six of the best?

United Kingdom, 1965

Film
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Episode of Series “Man Alive”.
This film discusses the problem of how to control the unruly young - whether it is best to persuade, punish or to beat. Shows a row about corporal punishment in a detention school; an argument in every home in the country; headmasters vote overwhelmingly to retain the cane; parents in difficulty struggle to find a way to discipline.

Credits

production company

BBC-TV

Duration

00:30:04:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1965

Appears in

Man Alive

Group of items

Man Alive

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

009867

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Corporal punishment

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Emotional and behavioral difficulties in children

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social control

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Psychology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Child psychology

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Difficult people - Behavior

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Disclipine of children

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Emotional and behavioral difficulties in children

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Youth - Conduct of life

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Behavior modification

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Behaviorism (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Child psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Difficult people - Behavior

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Emotional and behavioral difficulties in children

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology - Study and teaching

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Youth - Conduct of life

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

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Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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