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The Humanities, what they are and what they do

Author: Clifton Fadiman; John Barnes; Massachusetts Council for the Humanities.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc.
Publisher: Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, [198-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Clifton Fadiman discusses what the humanities are and why they are studied, using examples of literature, photography, and music. Points out the dissimilarities and complementary features of the humanities and the sciences.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Clifton Fadiman; John Barnes; Massachusetts Council for the Humanities.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc.
OCLC Number: 20803190
Notes: Container title: What they are and do.
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1959 by the Council for a Television Course in the Humanities for Secondary Schools.
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Credits: Director, John Barnes.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: What they are and do
Responsibility: Massachusetts Council for the Humanities ; with Clifton Fadiman.

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Clifton Fadiman discusses what the humanities are and why they are studied, using examples of literature, photography, and music. Points out the dissimilarities and complementary features of the humanities and the sciences.

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