In touch with the world

United States, 1982

Film
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Episode of Series “The Human senses”.
Explains the functions of the human skin as a sense organ and the ability of the receptors to differentiate between at least five different kinds of sensations - touch, pressure, heat, cold and pain. Shows how the sense of touch has contributed to human development and adaptation of the human species to its environment.

Credits

production company

James B. Maas and David H. Gluck Productions

National Geographic Society

Duration

00:13:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1982

Appears in

The Human senses

Group of items

The Human senses

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

37950

Language

English

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Touch

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Senses and sensation

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

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

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Senses and sensation

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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