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Title The brain [videorecording] / produced by Darlow Smithson Productions for History ; producer & director, Richard Vagg.

Publication Info. [New York] : History : Marketed and distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Audio Visual - HCCY-13  2794 DVD    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  DVD 612.82 BRA    AVAILABLE
 Morris Area PL DVD - MRBB-3  DVD 612.82 BRA    AVAILABLE
Edition [Widescreen].
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD ; Dolby Digital, stereo.
Note Documentary.
Performer Narrator, Erik Thompson.
Summary "Using simple analogies, real-life case studies, and state-of-the art CGI, this special shows how the brain works, explains the frequent battle between instinct and reason, and unravels the mysteries of memory and decision-making. It takes us inside the mind of a soldier under fire to see how decisions are made in extreme situations, examines how an autistic person like rain Man develops remarkable skills, and takes on the age-old question of what makes on person good and another evil"--Container.
Contents Fear and panic -- Nerves and stress -- Sex on the brain -- Risk response -- Moral decision -- The evil mind -- Memory capacity -- Amnesia -- Sports psychology -- Extrasensory perception -- The next leap.
Subject Brain.
Brain -- Research.
Brain -- Localization of functions.
Neuropsychology -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Vagg, Richard.
Thompson, Erik, 1959-
Darlow Smithson Productions.
History (Television network)
New Video Group.
ISBN 1422929418
Standard No. 733961146479
Music No. AAE-146470 History

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