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The virtual body

Author: Liz Fraser; Jon Woods; Granada Television.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This five-part series uses an array of high-tech visuals to illustrate how the body works. Various body systems and functions are presented through the use of 3-D animation, endoscopic and microscopic imaging, and 2-D animated diagrams. Viewed as a whole, this series stress the interdependence of the body's many systems.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Fraser; Jon Woods; Granada Television.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 52087032
Notes: "03-25-03"--Homeostasis and Immune system disc labels; "03-14-03"--Genetic engineering disc label; "4-1-03"--Sensory systems disc label.
Credits: Music, Tayo Akindobe ; editor, Daniel Ward.
Performer(s): Presenter: Liz Fraser.
Description: 5 videodiscs (1 hr., 40 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Circulation, respiration and breathing (20 min.) --
The immune system (20 min.) --
Homeostasis (20 min.) --
Sensory systems (20 min.) --
Genetic engineering (20 min.).
Other Titles: Circulation, respiration and breathing.
Immune system.
Homeostasis.
Sensory systems.
Genetic engineering.
Responsibility: a Granada 4 production ; producer, director, Jon Woods.

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This five-part series uses an array of high-tech visuals to illustrate how the body works. Various body systems and functions are presented through the use of 3-D animation, endoscopic and microscopic imaging, and 2-D animated diagrams. Viewed as a whole, this series stress the interdependence of the body's many systems.

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