skip to content
The Addicted brain Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

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.)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
(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...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: The Brain; Brain (Princeton, N.J.)
Responsibility: a presentation of Films for the Humanities & Sciences.

Abstract:

(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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31657298> # The Addicted brain
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:VHS, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "31657298" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Place/california> ; # California
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/brain_metabolism> ; # Brain--metabolism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/brain_drug_effects> ; # Brain--drug effects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/brain_physiology> ; # Brain--physiology
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009117513> ; # Brain--Effect of drugs on
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/behavior_addictive_etiology> ; # Behavior, Addictive--etiology
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837713> ; # Brain chemistry
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837623> ; # Brain--Effect of drugs on
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039742> ; # Drugs--Physiological effect
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/898862> ; # Drugs--Physiological effect
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/612.82/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1014601> ; # Medical sciences
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/brain_chemistry> ; # Brain Chemistry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/substance_related_disorders_etiology> ; # Substance-Related Disorders--etiology
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> ; # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Person/bingham_roger_1948> ; # Roger Bingham
   schema:copyrightYear "1987" ;
   schema:datePublished "1987" ;
   schema:description "(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."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/410527586> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Series/the_brain> ; # The Brain
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Series/brain_princeton_n_j> ; # Brain (Princeton, N.J.)
   schema:name "The Addicted brain"@en ;
   schema:productID "31657298" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31657298#PublicationEvent/california_community_television_of_southern_california_princeton_n_j_films_for_the_humanities_1987> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Agent/films_for_the_humanities> ; # Films for the Humanities
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Agent/community_television_of_southern_california> ; # Community Television of Southern California
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31657298> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Agent/community_television_of_southern_california> # Community Television of Southern California
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Community Television of Southern California" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Agent/films_for_the_humanities> # Films for the Humanities
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Films for the Humanities" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Person/bingham_roger_1948> # Roger Bingham
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1948" ;
   schema:familyName "Bingham" ;
   schema:givenName "Roger" ;
   schema:name "Roger Bingham" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Place/princeton_n_j> # Princeton, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Princeton, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Series/brain_princeton_n_j> # Brain (Princeton, N.J.)
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31657298> ; # The Addicted brain
   schema:name "Brain (Princeton, N.J.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/behavior_addictive_etiology> # Behavior, Addictive--etiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Behavior, Addictive--etiology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/brain_drug_effects> # Brain--drug effects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Brain--drug effects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/410527586#Topic/substance_related_disorders_etiology> # Substance-Related Disorders--etiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Substance-Related Disorders--etiology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009117513> # Brain--Effect of drugs on
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Brain--Effect of drugs on"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039742> # Drugs--Physiological effect
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Drugs--Physiological effect"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1014601> # Medical sciences
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Medical sciences"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837623> # Brain--Effect of drugs on
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Brain--Effect of drugs on"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837713> # Brain chemistry
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Brain chemistry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/898862> # Drugs--Physiological effect
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Drugs--Physiological effect"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Films for the Humanities (Firm)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.