The Behaving brain

United States, 1989

TV show
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Episode number 3 of Series “Discovering psychology”.
Can new computer techniques, such as brain imaging, detect whether a person is, or is likely to become, alcoholic, manic depressive or schizophrenic? Can transplanting healthy tissue into an ageing brain improve memory? In this program, Philip Zimbardo examines the structure of the brain and the scientific study of the brain - neuroscience. The scientists interviewed explain the biochemical reactions that determine our thoughts, feelings and actions.

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

325203

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

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

Television

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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