Remembering and forgetting

United States, 1989

Film
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Episode number 9 of Series “Discovering psychology”.
The average human brain can store approximately 100 trillion bits of information as memory. Memory is essential for human survival. It is a complex psychological process influenced by many factors. In this program, Philip Zimbardo examines how memory works, where in the brain memory is located, the difference between long and short term memory and the effect on memory when brain cells are damaged.

Credits

production company

WGBH (Boston)

co-producer

Tuggelin Yourgrau

David Espar

Duration

00:28:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1989

Appears in

Discovering psychology

Group of items

Discovering psychology

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302983

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Memory

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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