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The Biology of love

Author: Desmond MorrisMike BeynonBritish Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.Discovery Channel (Firm)TLC Video (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : TLC Video ; Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities and Sciences [distributor], 1999.
Series: Human animal: a natural history of the human species, [4].
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program analyzes the biological nature of love, with its attendant patterns of behavior which ensure pair-bonding and genetic survival. From youth through adulthood to old age, it examines the subtle physical signals and body language humans employ to advertise availability and to indicate readiness for sexual activity. The stages of courtship and the aesthetics of physical beauty are studied along with  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Desmond Morris; Mike Beynon; British Broadcasting Corporation. Natural History Unit.; Discovery Channel (Firm); TLC Video (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 41471768
Notes: Originally produced in 1994.
Credits: Producer/director, Mike Beynon ; series producer, Mike Beynon ; editor, Andrew Mort.
Performer(s): Narrator: Desmond Morris.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Human animal: a natural history of the human species, [4].
Other Titles: Desmond Morris' The Human animal: a personal view of the human species.
Human animal: a personal view of the human species.
Human animal: a natural history of the human species.
Responsibility: by Desmond Morris ; a BBC production in association with the Discovery Channel.

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This program analyzes the biological nature of love, with its attendant patterns of behavior which ensure pair-bonding and genetic survival. From youth through adulthood to old age, it examines the subtle physical signals and body language humans employ to advertise availability and to indicate readiness for sexual activity. The stages of courtship and the aesthetics of physical beauty are studied along with stresses placed on couples by life in an urbanized world.

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