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Société de radio-télévision du Québec

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Works: 1,613 works in 2,325 publications in 2 languages and 5,437 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Documentary films  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Short films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, prn
Classifications: QP376, 612.82
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Publications about Société de radio-télévision du Québec
Publications by Société de radio-télévision du Québec
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Most widely held works by Société de radio-télévision du Québec
The Brain ( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Discusses how human beings remember and why they forget. Also presents theories about brain organization, activity at the synapse, and the workings of the hippocampus to help unravel the mystery of memory
The Brain ( visu )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Using models, micrographs, computer animation, and views of people in action, explores what the brain does and how it functions, including the mysteries of consciousness
The Brain ( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
The neurological miracle of coordinating vision and movement is illustrated by Olympic diver Greg Louganis and the work of Nobel Prize winners David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel on the visual cortex
The brain ( visu )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
The world's leading scientists explore modern brain research, providing a comprehensive look at the brain's basic operating principles, its major structural and functional systems, the cellular machinery which enables brain cells to communicate and other topics
The Brain ( visu )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Drawing on work with split-brain patients, this program explores the cortical hemispheres, the relation of thought and language, and sex differences of the human brain
Women at risk ( visu )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
There are more than 15 million refugees scattered around the world, the majority of whom are women and young girls. This film presents portraits of three such refugees who must cope with being uprooted. Mai-Lien, a 13-year-old Vietnamese travelled with her 10-year-old brother to a camp in Malaysia. Alone, without her parents, she is tragically vulnerable. Pheria is the 40-year-old mother of four, living in a camp in Zambia. Her husband vanished during the civil war in Mozambique, where she too was abused. She wonders whether she will ever be able to start a new life. Juana, a 28-year-old Salvadorean is living a precarious existence in Costa Rica. The mother of three and pregnant, she has been denied entrance to a more welcoming country. Who will help these women?
The Brain by John Heminway( visu )
12 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Uses vignettes from both the animal world and human society to help understand instinctive, subconsious rhythms and drives and the workings of the primitive portion of the human brain. Shows the effects of seasonal and circadian rhythms on some people, as well as behavior changes resulting from injury to the hypothalamus
The Brain ( visu )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
How far does our knowledge of the brain extend? What questions lie unanswered? Scientists have yet to decipher the chemical maze triggered by a simple thought. This final program explores what scientists do not understand and looks to the future of research in medicine, artificial intelligence, and genetic manipulation
The Brain ( visu )
9 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Through two case histories, a man who suffered an accidental frontal lobatomy and a stress-ridden professional, pain, anxiety, and behavior are explored
Archaeology ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This program explains some of the new approaches to analyzing tree marks, rocks, sediment, and vegetable debris to date objects. Preservation of artifacts by means of a new nuclear technology is also looked at
Mental illness by Lu Hanessian( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Describes the most common mental illnesses such as phobias, anxiety, nervous breakdowns, and schizophrenia
Architecture : [the science of design] by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
"Though architecture is surely an art, it is also a science and this program focuses on the scientific component. Skyscrapers have to stand up, not only to gravity but also to wind, precipitation, and sometimes earthquakes. The program also looks at ... the "intelligent home," many of whose features, including lighting or heating the house and even preparing morning coffee, can be fully programmed and executed automatically. Finally, the program tells us about concrete, a construction material that has become the symbol of modern architecture and is undergoing constant improvement"--Container
The brain ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Drawing on work with split-brain patients, this program explores the cortical hemispheres, the relation of thought and language, and sex differences of the human brain
Color ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Examines the physics and chemistry of color and light including ultrviolet and infared light. Covers the perception of colors and the ways in which color can be used in clothing to make the wearer less visible or more sexually seductive. Explains the relatioship between psychological responses and physical phenomena. Shows how different colors and combinations of colors are used in inks and paints. Explains the significance of color in nature
Science and ethics ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
With the advancement of the scientific and technological age, there is a new level of ethical issues. This video deals with and discusses those issues
The Florida Everglades ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Provides a general overview of the Florida Everglades including ecology, ecosystem, varieties of plant and animal life, and some problems caused by humans
The Brain ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Surveys the current state of our knowledge of the human brain and examines how this knowledge will be applied in the future to the fields of medicine and artificial intelligence
The Brain ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Discusses how human beings remember and why they forget. Also presents theories about brain organization, activity at the synapse, and the workings of the hippocampus to help unravel the mystery of memory
The brain by Films for the Humanities (Firm)( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"This program first draws us into the fantastic world of dreams-- a world as interesting to physiologists and physicians as it is to psychoanalysts. Then the nervous system is explained: how nerve impulses are transmitted and how chemical neurotransmitters make our brain work. In addition, two technologies are explained which are designed to delve even deeper into the depths of the brain and to help detect illnesses: nuclear magnetic resonance and electroencephalography"--Container
The Brain ( visu )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Examines mental illness as a possible dysfunction of the brain rather than a condition caused by life experience. Focuses on severe schizophrenia as a brain disorder which may be genetically or biochemically caused and underscores how much brain researchers now know and what they have yet to accomplish
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Office de radio-télédiffusion du Québec

controlled identity Télé-Québec

O.R.T.Q.
Office de radio-télédiffusion du Québec
Office de radio-télédiffusion du Québec, Radio-Québec
Office de radio-télévision du Québec
ORTQ
Québec Broadcasting Bureau
Québec (Province). Broadcasting Bureau
Québec (Province). Ministère des communications. Office de radio-télédiffusion
Québec (Province). Ministère des communications. Société de radio-télévision
Québec (Province). Office de radio-télédiffusion
Québec (Province) Société de radio-télévision du Québec
Radio-Québec
S.R.T.O
S.R.T.Q.
Société de radio-télévision du Québec
Société de radio-télévision du Québec (Montréal)
Société de radio-télévision du Québec, Radio-Québec
SRTQ
SRTQ (Société de radiodiffusion et de télévision du Québec, Montréal)
Languages
English (129)
French (24)
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