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Summary:Examines human birth, using fetoscopy and models to show what happens from the baby's viewpoint. Discusses the physiological events immediately following birth, such as changes to the infant's heart, the suck reflex, and the establishment of the mother-child relationship.
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:Childbirth
Newborn infants Physiology
Attachment behavior in children
Mother and child
Credits:Cameramen, Nigel Kirton, John Simmons, Richard Melman ; director of specialist photography, David Barlow ; film editor, John Hackney ; 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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