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Rsa Animate: The Divided Brain

Synopsis
Short animation summarising a lecture given by psychiatrist and writer Iain McGilchrist as part of the RSA’s public events programme in which he explains how our ‘divided brain’ has profoundly altered human behaviour, culture and society. (12 minutes). A video recording of the 32-minute lecture itself, entitled THE DIVIDED BRAIN AND THE MAKING OF THE WESTERN WORLD, is also available for free viewing/download at http://www.thersa.org/events/video/vision-videos/iain-mcgilchrist
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2011
Year of production
2011
Subjects
Psychiatry; Psychology
Keywords
brain; cognition; cognitive psychology

Online availability

URI
http://www.thersa.org/events/video/animate/rsa-animate-the-divided-brain
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed/Download

Credits

Contributor
Iain McGilchrist

Production Company

Name

RSA

Email
general@rsa.org.uk
Web
http://www.thersa.org/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7930 5115
Fax
020 7839 5805
Address
8 John Adam Street
London
WC2N 6EZ
Notes
Full name: Royal Society for the Encouragements of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce

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