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Skin deep

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Summary:Explores those human sense receptors that depend on contact with the immediate world: taste buds, touch sensors, and olfactory cells. These receptors lie in the skin, the largest organ of the body, which also senses heat, pain, and pressure.
Teacher's guide and videodisc index includes 4 pages of barcodes.
Provider:Goldcrest Multimedia
Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Skin
Senses and sensation
Credits:Cameramen, Syd Macartney, Steve Keith-Roach ; director of specialist photography, David Barlow ; film editor, John Lyte ; narrators, Derek Cooper, Miriam Margolyes ; music, Richard Harvey ; consultant, Christiaan Barnard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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