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Title The baby human. To walk [videorecording] / producer, Kip Spidell ; written & directed by Eileen Thalenberg.
Published Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2004.
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 Music & Media - Instructional Videos  11308    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note An Ellis Vision production in association with Discovery Health Channel.
"Discovery Channel University"--Container.
Credits Executive producers, Stephen Ellis, Mark Poertner ; director of photography, Harald Bachmann ; music, Kevan Staples, Jim Longo.
Performer Narrator, Tamara Bernier.
Summary One of a three-part series on psychological and motor skill advancements in infants from birth to 18 months. This segment explores how babies develop motor skills that lead to crawling and walking. A crawling baby can cover a distance of three football fields in a day. Yet the destiny of a human infant is not to crawl, but to walk. Assesses motor development in infants as they learn to take their first steps by presenting experiments conducted by Indiana University Professor of Psychology Esther Thelen, and Dr. Karen Adolph, from New York University. Evidence suggests that new crawlers are unable to assess danger; that fear of heights is linked to expansion of peripheral vision; and that babies must learn and relearn lessons to adapt to their environment.
System Reqs DVD format. Dolby digital; Region 1.
Subject Infants -- Walking.
Motor ability in infants.
Infants -- Development.
Perceptual-motor learning.
Child development.
Genre Documentary television programs.
Related Names Thelen, Esther.
Adolph, Karen E. (Karen Elizabeth)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Discovery Health Channel.
Discovery Channel University.
Alternate Title To walk
Publisher # 33588 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
OCLC number 70665377