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Author: Jacob BronowskiAdrian MaloneDick GillingBritish Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Time-Life Films.All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Time-Life Video : Ambrose Video Pub., distributor, [1988?], ©1974.
Series: Ascent of man, v. 11.; Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Considers the moral dilemma which confronts today's scientists by contrasting humanist traditions with the inhumanities of the Nazis, and the harnessing of nuclear energy with the development of the atomic bomb.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Bronowski; Adrian Malone; Dick Gilling; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Films.; Time-Life Video.; Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 20239066
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1974 program.
Credits: Photography, Nat Crosby, John Else, John McGlashan ; film editor, Paul Carter.
Performer(s): Jacob Bronowski.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Ascent of man, v. 11.; Library video classics project (John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)
Other Titles: Ascent of man: knowledge or certainty
Responsibility: a BBC-Television Time-Life Films co-production ; written and narrated by J. Bronowski ; directed by Adrian Malone ; producers, Adrian Malone, Dick Gilling.

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Considers the moral dilemma which confronts today's scientists by contrasting humanist traditions with the inhumanities of the Nazis, and the harnessing of nuclear energy with the development of the atomic bomb.

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