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The Gods of our fathers

Author: Gwynne Dyer; Green Lion Productions Inc.; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: [Montréal] : NFB, 1994.
Series: Human race, pt. 3.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Human nature is not fixed, nor is there anything natural or innate about male domination. Explores the evolution of patriarchy as one effective way of organizing mass societies, from evidence in ancient Egyptian villages along the Nile. As the world changes, it needs to find alternatives to patriarchy.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gwynne Dyer; Green Lion Productions Inc.; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 32593953
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: "113C 9194 079."
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Produced by Green Lion ProductionsInc. in association with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, with the participation of Telefilm Canada, Société gén ́erale des industries culturelles (SOGIC), and the National Film Board of Canada, with the financial assistance of Rogers Telefund ; director, Anne Henderson ; producers, Marrin Canell, Catherine Mullins ; for the NFB, Kent Martin.
Performer(s): Host: Gwynne Dyer.
Description: 1 videocassette (51 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Human race, pt. 3.
Responsibility: National Film Board of Canada ; written and hosted by Gwynne Dyer.

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Human nature is not fixed, nor is there anything natural or innate about male domination. Explores the evolution of patriarchy as one effective way of organizing mass societies, from evidence in ancient Egyptian villages along the Nile. As the world changes, it needs to find alternatives to patriarchy.

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