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Secret of the wild child the revealing story of Genie

Format: DVD 2006
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NOVA profiles "Genie," a teenage girl whose parents kept her imprisoned in near-total isolation from infancy. Includes footage of Genie during her rehabilitation and probes how and when we learn the skills that make us human.
Additional Information
Subjects Genie, -- 1957-
Abused children -- California -- Biography.
Child abuse -- Case studies.
Feral children -- Case studies.
Child development deviations -- Case studies.
Psycholinguistics -- Case studies.
Children -- Language -- Case studies.
Sociolinguistics -- Case studies.
Language acquisition -- Case studies.
Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [South Burlington, Vt.?] :WGBH Boston Video,2006
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Nova (Television program)
Silent childhood.
Contributors Garmon, Linda.
Keach, Stacy.
Rymer, Russ. Silent childhood.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
NDR International.
Nederlandse Omroepprogramma Stichting.
WGBH Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Narrator, Stacy Keach.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Notes Documentary.
Originally produced for Nova in 1994.
Based on A silent childhood by Russ Rymer.
Special features include: printable materials for educators; access to the Nova Web site.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 1593756720
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