Surviving Disaster

Surviving Disaster

How the Brain Works Under Extreme Duress

DVD - 2012
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Sociologists, neuroscientists, psychologists and survivors have found that the way that people behave in a crisis is very predictable. By combining the stories of survivors with research into how the brain works under extreme duress, it brings light into civilization's darkest moments.
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2012
ISBN: 9781608837816
1608837815
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in

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DesLi
Jan 09, 2016

This documentary illustrated "disastrous risk management" with real disasters in the last few decades from the perspective of neuroscience. The message of this documentary is that human can be trained to deal with disastrous situation. Train the people's mindset & people will know how to act when a disaster happens to them. Preferably, prevent disaster. Illustrations used in this documentary includes (1) 911 event in New York, (2) Tsunami in Thailand, (3) house fire, (4) government building being bombed, (5) flight hijacking, (6) truck accident, etc. This documentary should be viewed by students & employees (& the general public), for this documentary will teach them what "risk" in life means to them.

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ilovewhippets
Mar 26, 2014

Interesting and helpful! I recommend it!

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