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Summary:Shows how chemical messengers control and coordinate many different processes of the human body. Focuses on the role hormones play in response to a sudden emergency, the so-called fight or flight reaction.
Teacher's guide and videodisc index includes 5 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:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Hormones
Neurotransmitters
Stress (Physiology)
Credits:Cameramen, Syd Macartney, Denis Crossan, 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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