The Nature of Things Passion & Fury, The Emotional Brain: Fear (Part 2 of 4)

The Nature of Things Passion & Fury, The Emotional Brain: Fear (Part 2 of 4)

Our most primitive emotion is mined in this probing examination of terror, anxiety and phobias. What triggers fear, our physiological reactions, and what purpose it serves are studied. Scientists investigate how our brain assesses the need for fight or flight. How does environment affect our fear centre? What about the way we are raised? Unlock the mystery of this primal emotion and the cocktail of genetics, brain chemistry and memories that fuel its fire.

  • 2004
  • 00:52:21
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 12/06/2013
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Fear [LCSH] Emotions [LCSH] Human behavior [LCSH] Brain chemistry [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Biology [LCSH] Chemistry [LCSH]
Team
Wendy Trueman (Director), Nicky Guadagni (Narrator), Michael Bennett (Production Coordinator), Ian Cuming (Producer)
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