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Author: Paul Hoffman; Jared M Diamond; Pangea Digital Pictures.
Publisher: San Ramon, CA : Pangea Digital Pictures, 1995.
Series: Discovering great minds of science.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What does it really mean to be human? How much of our behavior is programmed into our genes? Why do we do stupid things such as waging war and destroying our environment? No scientist has thought longer and harder about these issues that Dr. Jared Diamond. He is able to offer startling insights about who we humans really are, and what awaits us down the evolutionary road.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Interviews
Named Person: Jared M Diamond; Jared M Diamond
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Hoffman; Jared M Diamond; Pangea Digital Pictures.
ISBN: 1563454726 9781563454721
OCLC Number: 33860560
Notes: IVN 687NGM.
Credits: Series producer Julie Scholz ; writers, Paul Hoffman, Tim Smith ; executive producer, Timothy E. Smith.
Performer(s): Paul Hoffman, host.
Description: 1 videocassette (46 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Discovering great minds of science.
Responsibility: with Dr. Jared Diamond.

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What does it really mean to be human? How much of our behavior is programmed into our genes? Why do we do stupid things such as waging war and destroying our environment? No scientist has thought longer and harder about these issues that Dr. Jared Diamond. He is able to offer startling insights about who we humans really are, and what awaits us down the evolutionary road.

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