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The Addicted brain

Author: Roger Bingham; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: [California] : Community Television of Southern California ; Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, ©1987.
Series: The Brain; Brain (Princeton, N.J.); Health sciences.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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(Producer) This documentary takes viewers on a tour of the world's most prolific manufacturer and biggest user of drugs--the human brain. The biochemistry of the brain is responsible for joggers' highs, for the compulsion of some people to seek thrills, for certain kinds of obsessive-compulsive behavior, even for the drive to achieve power and dominance. This program explores the cutting edge of developments in the  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Bingham; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 31657298
Credits: Roger Bingham.
Performer(s): Roger Bingham.
Description: 1 videocassette (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: The Brain; Brain (Princeton, N.J.); Health sciences.
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences.

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(Producer) This documentary takes viewers on a tour of the world's most prolific manufacturer and biggest user of drugs--the human brain. The biochemistry of the brain is responsible for joggers' highs, for the compulsion of some people to seek thrills, for certain kinds of obsessive-compulsive behavior, even for the drive to achieve power and dominance. This program explores the cutting edge of developments in the biochemistry of addiction and addictive behavior.

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