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The Brain : the last enigma

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; New Atlantis (Firm)
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], ©2002.
Series: Films on Demand.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Are the brain and the mind one and the same? How big a role does environment play in cognitive development? Does consciousness have a physical location? This program explores these and other fundamental questions concerning the evolution and function of the human brain. Computer graphics and commentary from an array of leading international neuroscientists provide insights into the human brain's development and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
New Atlantis (Firm), 2009
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; New Atlantis (Firm)
OCLC Number: 709677150
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Nov. 06, 2009.
Title from distributor's description.
Description: 1 streaming video file (51 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Contents: The Last Enigma of Existence (3:28) --
Integration of Data and Theory (1:26) --
Mind Brain Relationship (1:47) --
Axiomatic Foundation of Neuroscience (0:48) --
Brain Configuration of Homosapien (1:21) --
Learning and Memory (1:03) --
Higher Cognitive Abilities (0:52) --
Primate Brain vs. Human Brain (1:43) --
Mental Distance Between Humans and Apes (1:55) --
Social and Historical Memories (1:13) --
Nature or Nurture Debate (1:38) --
Nature or Nurture Analogy (1:13) --
Foundation of Brain Functionality (2:04) --
Sensorial Mechanisms of the Body (0:58) --
Biological Sonar (1:00) --
Human Perception (1:22) --
Visual Perception (1:08) --
Development of Brain Sciences (1:35) --
Specialization of Brain Function (1:39) --
Penfields Motor Homunculus (1:29) --
Distributed Brain Functions (1:03) --
Empathy and Culture (1:06) --
Impaired Sight Function (0:59) --
Positron Emission (1:53) --
Understanding the Brain (2:18) --
Advanced Self Awareness (2:06) --
Key to Consciousness (1:15) --
Phantom Limb Phenomenon (2:31) --
Alterations of Consciousness (1:56) --
Brain Dysfunction (0:47) --
Will Man Ever Reach a New Cerebral Stage? (1:05) --
Chemical Well Being (1:47) --
Field of Neuroscience (1:10).
Series Title: Films on Demand.
Other Titles: Last enigma
Responsibility: New Atlantis (Firm).

Abstract:

Are the brain and the mind one and the same? How big a role does environment play in cognitive development? Does consciousness have a physical location? This program explores these and other fundamental questions concerning the evolution and function of the human brain. Computer graphics and commentary from an array of leading international neuroscientists provide insights into the human brain's development and the nature/nurture debate. The program also examines how the study of syndromes and mental illness has furthered the understanding of the brain, particularly the creation of various brain maps, including Penfield's Motor Homunculus.

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