The responsive brain

United States, 1989

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Episode number 4 of Series “Discovering psychology”.
The relationship between brain and behaviour is reciprocal. Although our behaviour is influenced by the brain, the brain can also be changed, quite literally, by behaviour. Philip Zimbardo takes, as examples of this change, the need for touch in infants, the lack of which can lead to impaired physical and mental development, and the effects of stress on our ability to learn and to grow.

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co-producer

David Espar

Tuggelin Yourgrau

production company

WGBH (Boston)

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00:30:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1989

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Discovering psychology

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Discovering psychology

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