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Page, George (George H.)

Overview
Works: 313 works in 689 publications in 1 language and 11,181 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Nature television programs  Television programs  History  Wildlife television programs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Producer, Host, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 591.513
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Inside the animal mind by George Page( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... an engrossing look at animal intelligence, cognitive ability, problem solving, and emotion."--Jacket
The Mind by Ron Rubio( Visual )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine part television series that explores the way science has looked into the mind throughout history - from psychoanalysis to neuroscience
Aging by Jamie Guth( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) This program questions some of the long-held stereotypes about aging and the mind. It also explores the diseases of aging including: stroke, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, pointing out that these diseases are quite distinct from normal aging. Viewers watch experiments that prove that even in old age, new brain connections can be formed. Finally, the program focuses on the phenomenon most commonly associated with older minds: the wisdom of the aged
The Spencer Tracy legacy : a tribute by Katharine Hepburn( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humphrey Bogart considered Spencer Tracy to be Hollywood's best actor. "He makes you believe he is what he is playing," Bogey once said. Katharine Hepburn, Tracy's beloved companion of 25 years, compares him to "a baked potato, It's pure. It's of the earth. And it's dependable. That was Spencer." Hepburn hosts this salute featuring clips from Captains courageous, Bad day at Black Rock, Adam's rib and other Tracy hits alongside reminiscences from Frank Sinatra, Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Taylor and more stars. This program follows Tracy's stellar career from brash young man blazing with talent to old lion showing new stars how it's done
Pandas by Tom Taylor( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program observes the Red panda and Giant panda (one of the world's most endangered mammals) in their natural habitat, the bamboo forest of China's "Mountains of the Sleeping Dragon" a national panda reserve. The second program features the San Diego Zoo's challenge to successfully breed and raise a Giant Panda in captivity. Spotlighted is Hua Mei the baby panda and staff from the San Diego Zoo's Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species
The mind by Peter Cochran( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines physical changes, heredity, and environment as possible causes of violent behavior, and raises the question of to what degree humans are responsible for and in control of their actions
Thinking( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Scientists now propose that human thought is distinct from the thinking of animals or computers. Delving into the root and background of the mind, this program explores the extraordinary threads that comprise human thought. Most of the program's focus is on the frontal lobe of the brain and the prefrontal cortex. This is an important "staging area" for integration in the brain, the place where memory, emotion and intelligence come together to produce conscious activity. Researchers in this area attempt to pinpoint exactly where thoughts are kept "on-line."
Dogs. the early years( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explores the world of dogs that go the extra step beyond man's best friend-- service dogs, search and rescue dogs, therapy dogs, celebrity dogs, sheepdogs and war dogs. The second program looks at puppies. Trainers, breeders, owners, vets, biologists and dog lovers of every kind talk about puppies - their talents and temperaments, needs and loves
Development( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Tracing particular brain cells, this program features the development of the human brain from a single cell to a six-year-old brain. Computer graphics, time-lapse microphotography and in utero footage provide viewers with a detailed picture of the development of the human fetus. Experiments reveal that a fetus actively prepares for survival before birth. This discovery demonstrates the first signs of interaction between innate programming in the mind and reactionof the environment. At 12 months, the brain's network has already formed language connections, ridding the brain of unused connections. At 18 months, the child experiences the first sense of self
Chimpanzees by Geza Teleki( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program goes into Tanzania's Gombe National Park to observe the daily life of the chimpanzee clan Jane Goodall has known since the days of her research in the 1960s. The second program delves into the questions are chimps and other primates similar to us? How does their intelligence compare to our own? Answers are found both in the laboratory and in the wild. The program also goes to Central Zaire to observe pygmy chimps (bonobos) in the wild
Depression by Malcolm James Brown( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Depression is a disease that affects an estimated ten million Americans or roughly eight percent of the U.S. population. This program follows the lives of a number of people who suffer from depression or manic-depressive illness. Individuals present their dramatic stories of the pain of depression. The very serious risk of suicide in the chronically depressed person is discussed. Researchers try to separate normal mood variation from serious or chronic symptoms and offer their explanations of the origins of depression
Addiction by Festival du film indépendant européen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Experiments with persons suffering from addiction to heroin, alcohol, nicotine, food or gambling give unusual insight into the nature of the mind. Viewers learn that the brain has natural receptors for certain kinds of chemicals that are activated in addictive behavior. Scientists also reveal the reasons for the pain of withdrawal. Science has a growing understanding of how addiction affects the brain, and how environment affects addiction. Recent studies on themind's capacity for chemical dependency reveals a complex and delicate balance within the brain
Washington National Cathedral by Philip Hubert Frohman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talks about the 83 year construction process and the mission of what has become a house of God for all people. Gives highlights of its history from the vision that started it to the decisions that shaped its progress
The volcano watchers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over 20 years, French scientists Maurice and Katia Krafft have risked their lives studying and filming the awesome power of volcanoes. Join them as they travel to Italy, Hawaii, Iceland, Mexico, Japan and Africa in search of the world's most dangerous volcanoes
Madness : a history by Jonathan Miller( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores early and modern discoveries relating to brain function in memory and learning. Discusses changes in brain cells which may occur when one learns or remembers, and considers the relation of age to these processes. Includes interviews with neuroscientists, normal older adults, and amnesia victims. Suggests new methods which may help victims with memory disorders such as amnesia
The Brain( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how humans perceive the world and how the brain coordinates vision and movement
Death trap( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This scientific journey through the realm of plants that survive by eating flesh takes you from Asia to the United States"--Container
The Enlightened machine( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses microcinematography, case studies, and interviews with medical experts to explain general brain functions and to describe the emerging field of neuroscience. Shows modern equipment used to measure brain functions. Surveys several disorders of the brain and nervous system which reveal information about the brain's normal function: epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, stroke, multiple sclerosis, hydrochephalus, and others
Echo of the elephants : Echo of the elephants, the next generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elephant expert Cynthia Moss is your guide to the daily dramas in the lives of grand matriarch Echo and her elephant herd that Moss has studied for more than 20 years in Kenya's Amboseli National Park. [The films] tell this remarkable story that includes mating struggles, difficult births, a baby elephant's first steps, mischievous calves, kidnappings, emotional reunions, and, occasionally, death at the hands of a hunter."--Container
Pain and healing( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mind's role in healing the body and controlling pain and reports on exciting new discoveries linking the brain and mind to the immune system
 
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Inside the animal mind
Alternative Names
George Page Amerikaans televisiepresentator (1935-2006)

Page, George 1935-2006

Page George H.

جورج پیج

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English (194)

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