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Urban explorers

Author: Denis LawsonDaniel PercivalLeanne KleinWall to Wall Television.Channel Four (Great Britain)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1999.
Series: Glass jungle: surviving the city.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the brain's empirical approach to finding sense amid confusion. Analyzes subconscious methods of information gathering including visual scanning to find goods in a supermarket and direction finding while traversing an urban environment.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Denis Lawson; Daniel Percival; Leanne Klein; Wall to Wall Television.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Learning Channel (Firm); ITEL (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 41867397
Notes: Films for the Humanities & Sciences: FFH 8886.
Credits: Film editor, Anna Ksiezopolska; photographer, Brian McDairmant; music, Paul Englishby; series consultant, Professor Stanton Newman; research, Patricia Dunnett.
Performer(s): Narrator: Denis Lawson.
Description: 1 videocassette (25 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Glass jungle: surviving the city.
Other Titles: Urban explorers: dealing with the unfamiliar
Dealing with the unfamiliar
Responsibility: a Wall to Wall Television LTD production for Channel 4 Television, the Learning Channel & ITEL ; director, Daniel Percival ; series producer, Leanne Klein.

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Describes the brain's empirical approach to finding sense amid confusion. Analyzes subconscious methods of information gathering including visual scanning to find goods in a supermarket and direction finding while traversing an urban environment.

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