Learning and Memory

  • 1984 ----- color ----- 60 min ----- vhs///
  • (Brain, The series, Part 5) Investigates whether the learning/memory process is localized and whether it changes brain structure. Reviews evidence and controversy surrounding these questions. Examines amnesia as a phenomenon. Discusses types of change in neuronal connections. Introduces a man who was left, after encephalitis, with global amnesia.
  • Topics: (Mental Illness, Physiology, Psychology: Bio-Behavioral)