Secret of the wild child the revealing story of Genie
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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.
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
|Other Titles|| Nova (Television program)
Rymer, Russ. Silent childhood.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Nederlandse Omroepprogramma Stichting.
WGBH Video (Firm)
Narrator, Stacy Keach.
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.
DVD; region 1; NTSC; full screen (4x3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.