WorldCat Identities

Société de radio-télévision du Québec

Overview
Works: 882 works in 1,231 publications in 2 languages and 4,574 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Documentary films  Case studies  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Roles: Production personnel, prn
Classifications: QP376, 612.82
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Most widely held works about Société de radio-télévision du Québec
 
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Most widely held works by Société de radio-télévision du Québec
The Brain( Visual )

28 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on work with split-brain patients, this program explores the cortical hemispheres, the relation of thought and language, and sex differences of the human brain
The Brain( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines mental illness as a possible dysfunction of the brain rather than a condition caused by life experience. Focuses on severe schizophrenia as a brain disorder which may be genetically or biochemically caused and underscores how much brain researchers now know and what they have yet to accomplish
The brain( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's leading scientists explore modern brain research, providing a comprehensive look at the brain's basic operating principles, its major structural and functional systems, the cellular machinery which enables brain cells to communicate and other topics
The Brain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores chemical brain functions relating to vision and movement, including recent chemical treatment of Parkinson's disease
The Brain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on work with split-brain patients, this program explores the cortical hemispheres, the relation of thought and language, and sex differences of the human brain
The Brain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using models, micrographs, computer animation, and views of people in action, explores what the brain does and how it functions, including the mysteries of consciousness
The Brain by John Heminway( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses vignettes from both the animal world and human society to help understand instinctive, subconscious rhythms and drives and the workings of the primitive portion of the human brain. Shows the effects of seasonal and circadian rhythms on some people, as well as behavior changes resulting from injury to the hypothalamus
Women at risk( Visual )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are more than 15 million refugees scattered around the world, the majority of whom are women and young girls. This film presents portraits of three such refugees who must cope with being uprooted. Mai-Lien, a 13-year-old Vietnamese travelled with her 10-year-old brother to a camp in Malaysia. Alone, without her parents, she is tragically vulnerable. Pheria is the 40-year-old mother of four, living in a camp in Zambia. Her husband vanished during the civil war in Mozambique, where she too was abused. She wonders whether she will ever be able to start a new life. Juana, a 28-year-old Salvadorean is living a precarious existence in Costa Rica. The mother of three and pregnant, she has been denied entrance to a more welcoming country. Who will help these women?
Architecture [the science of design]( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Though architecture is surely an art, it is also a science and this program focuses on the scientific component. Skyscrapers have to stand up, not only to gravity but also to wind, precipitation, and sometimes earthquakes. The program also looks at ... the "intelligent home," many of whose features, including lighting or heating the house and even preparing morning coffee, can be fully programmed and executed automatically. Finally, the program tells us about concrete, a construction material that has become the symbol of modern architecture and is undergoing constant improvement"--Container
The Brain( Visual )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the current state of our knowledge of the human brain and examines how this knowledge will be applied in the future to the fields of medicine and artificial intelligence
The Brain( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through two case histories, a man who suffered an accidental frontal lobatomy and a stress-ridden professional, pain, anxiety, and behavior are explored
Archaeology( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains some of the new approaches to analyzing tree marks, rocks, sediment, and vegetable debris to date objects. Preservation of artifacts by means of a new nuclear technology is also looked at
Mental illness by Lu Hanessian( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the most common mental illnesses such as phobias, anxiety, nervous breakdowns, and schizophrenia
The Florida Everglades( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a general overview of the Florida Everglades including ecology, ecosystem, varieties of plant and animal life, and some problems caused by humans
Science and ethics( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the advancement of the scientific and technological age, there is a new level of ethical issues. This video deals with and discusses those issues
Tracking down the past( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With sequences shot at the most famous archaeological and prehistoric sites of France, this program describes Carbon-14 dating, fossil pollen analysis, and the correlation of annual ring counts on trees
Color( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physics and chemistry of color and light including ultrviolet and infared light. Covers the perception of colors and the ways in which color can be used in clothing to make the wearer less visible or more sexually seductive. Explains the relatioship between psychological responses and physical phenomena. Shows how different colors and combinations of colors are used in inks and paints. Explains the significance of color in nature
Death( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains scientifically what death is and how death is an essential element in the survival of the species. Also covers the psychological and social dimensions of death, mourning, and the acceptance of death
The brain by Films for the Humanities (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program first draws us into the fantastic world of dreams-- a world as interesting to physiologists and physicians as it is to psychoanalysts. Then the nervous system is explained: how nerve impulses are transmitted and how chemical neurotransmitters make our brain work. In addition, two technologies are explained which are designed to delve even deeper into the depths of the brain and to help detect illnesses: nuclear magnetic resonance and electroencephalography"--Container
The Brain( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses two case histories, one dealing with a man who suffered an accidental frontal lobotomy, and the other, a stress-ridden professional, to explain the interrelationship of pain, anxiety, behavior, and the brain
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityOffice de radio-télédiffusion du Québec

controlled identityTélé-Québec

Office de radio-télédiffusion du Québec, Radio-Québec

Québec (Province) Société de radio-télévision du Québec

Radio-Québec

S.R.T.O

S.R.T.Q.

Société de radio-télévision du Québec (Montréal)

Société de radio-télévision du Québec, Radio-Québec

SRTQ

SRTQ (Société de radiodiffusion et de télévision du Québec, Montréal)

Languages
English (151)

French (21)