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  1. Asmat of New Guinea, The: A Case Study in Religion and Magic (1994 Video)

    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Out OF Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min., 1999 sale: £12.75 (+VAT inc. p&p)

    A study of the Asmat, a society in western New Guinea, showing their use of religion and magic as tools of survival in a world they perceive as hostile and threatening.

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  2. Patterns of Subsistence: Food Foragers and Pastoralists (1994 Video)

    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Out OF Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min., 1999 sale: £12.75 (+VAT inc. p&p)

    Looks at various subsistence patterns, from hunter-gathering to the production of food, some of which are still followed today, in order to give a better understanding of the earliest forms of subsistence...

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  3. In Great Waters (1973 Film)

    Director
    Laurence Henson
    Subject
    Agriculture
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    A general view of small boat fishing on the west coast of Scotland. Examines the problems of catching and marketing. Shows a variety of fishing methods.

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  4. Yucatec Maya, The: A Case Study in Marriage and Family (1994 Video)

    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Out OF Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min., 1999 sale: £12.75 (+VAT inc. p&p)

    This programme, with footage and commentary by Hubert L Smith, whose field research spanned many years in the Maya community, follows a traditional extended family group as its members companionably share...

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  5. Precambrian Glaciation in Scotland (2003)

    Subject
    Environmental science; Geology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (DVD-R, 30 minutes), £34.99 (CM)

    On a group of remote islands off the coast of south west Scotland there is evidence for Snowball Earth - a completely white planet covered in ice. The Garvellachs, or Isles of the Sea, reveal something of...

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  6. Aymara, The: A Case Study in Social Stratification (1994 Video)

    Subject
    Anthropology
    Distribution
    Out OF Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min., 1999 sale: £12.75 (+VAT inc. p&p)

    In Northern Bolivia, where the heterogeneous population is socially and economically stratified, the inequalities of a sharp class division between the Spanish-speaking mestizos and the subordinate Aymara...

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  7. How They Built the Channel Tunnel (1992 Video)

    Director
    Sandy Balfour
    Producer
    Sandy Balfour
    Subject
    Engineering
    Distribution
    out of distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 56 min., 1993 price: £20.00

    The Channel Tunnel was the largest single construction project in Europe and it took five years to build. This programme investigates the science and technology that made the project possible, and reflects...

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  8. New Orleans Black Indians: A Case Study in the Arts (1994 Video)

    Subject
    Anthropology; Art
    Distribution
    Out OF Distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min., 1999 sale: £12.75 (+VAT inc. p&p)

    Introduces the blend of American Indians and blacks which comprise the black Indian tribes of New Orleans as they carry out a century-old tradition of participation in the pre-Lenten Mardi Gras festival....

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  9. Plutonium Dream (1988 Video)

    Subject
    Environmental science; Technology
    Distribution
    out of distribution, Videocassette. VHS. col. 55 min.

    Looks at the controversy over the UK fast breeder reactor at Dounreay on Scotland’s north coast. With early colour footage, traces the history of the plutonium-fuelled fast breeder reactor, and examines...

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  10. Yesterday’s Britain: Highlands (1992 Video)

    Subject
    Biology; History
    Distribution
    OUT OF DISTRIBUTION, Videocassette. VHS. col. 63 min., 1997 sale: £12.99 (inclusive)

    A compilation of three short British Transport films. 1 (1952, dir. John Taylor): Tours the communities between Inverness and Kinloch Rannoch. Shows life in these small communities, developments in industry,...

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