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Wot U Lookin’ At?

Synopsis
Looks at causes of violent behaviour, noting that psychiatrists working with prisoners identify paranoia as one of the most important factors underlying violence in cities. Examines current research looking into levels of brain chemicals and possible ways of using drugs to alter behaviour. Also asks whether social problems should be given medical solutions.
Series
Horizon, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 50 min.
Year of production
1993
Availability
Sale; 2000 sale: £99.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Broadcast on BBC2 on 24 May 1993.
Subjects
Psychology; Sociology
Keywords
behavioural psychology; violent behaviour

Credits

Producer
David Malone; Oliver James
Contributor
Jana Bennett

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
bbcactivevideoforlearning@pearson.com
Web
http://www.bbcactivevideoforlearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 2751 or 2760
Fax
020 7010 6965
Address
Mezzanine
80 Strand
London
WC2R 0RL
Notes
BBC Active is a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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