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Great Minds of the 20th Century: Dr Stanley Milgram

Synopsis
A teaching resource which includes a DVD with clips from Dr. Milgrams six films and corresponding teaching materials, plus a documentary on Dr. Milgram’s life and work. Stanley Milgram, famous for his historic study Obedience to Authority is also responsible for conducting research that includes well-known studies such as small-world (the source of "Six Degrees of Separation"), the lost-letter technique, mental maps of cities, the familiar stranger, as well as other important work in Social Psychology. Along with comments from noted educators this interactive video features teaching materials that include biography and research information, web links, references as well as discussion topics and the specific video clips to accompany them. Produced with an easy to navigate menu. This boxed set also includes a documentary featuring Stanley Milgram’s wife, Mrs. Alexandra Milgram who provides insight on how his friends and family shaped his work.
Series
Great Minds of the 20th Century
Language
English
Country
United States
Year of release
2008
Year of production
2008
Subjects
Psychology
Keywords
behavioural psychology; biographies; experimental psychology; Milgram, Stanley; social psychology

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£175.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
180 minutes
Year
2008

Distributor

Name

Uniview Worldwide

Email
sales@uniview.co.uk
Web
http://www.uniview.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
0151 648 9988
Address
PO Box 20
Hoylake
Wirral
CH48 7HY
Notes
NB. Uniview ceased trading at the end of July 2016. Some of the products previously distributed by them are available from Short Cuts TV: http://www.shortcutstv.com/

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