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Alternate title:the education of a genius
Summary:Examines the life and work of Albert Einstein. Traces his life as a student in Switzerland and as an employee of the Swiss Patent Office. Clarifies the role of visual thinking as opposed to verbal thought in Einstein's development and shows Einstein's achievements as the culmination of his processes of visual thinking.
Provider:Harold Mantell and Swiss Television, Lugano
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Credits:Director and writer, Harold Mantell; consultant, John A. Wheeler; narrator, Peter Ustinov
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Science, Technology
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