A series of twenty programmes reflecting new trends in mathematics and in the teaching of mathematics.
"The layman doesn't appreciate what a precise operation the take-off is. It doesn't start on the runway, it doesn't even start in the office where the preliminary calculations are made. It starts in the small back-rooms of the mathematicians..."
Presented by Alan Yates.
The designer is a creative artist working in a scientific world. What exactly is involved in the creation of a new design?
With Malcolm McEwan, a leading engineering designer.
Introduced by Paddy Feeny.
A series of eight programmes which examine the links between mind and body in the light of modern psychiatric knowledge and practice.
Why does adolescence so often create problems for a child and its parents? What happens if we fail to become fully adult in our behaviour?
Introduced by The Director of the Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy's Hospital and by The Physician in Charge of the Department of Child Psychiatry, Guy's Hospital.
Director of the Department of Psychological Medicine, Guy's Hospital [name
Physician in Charge of the Department of Child Psychiatry, Guy's Hospital [name
A series of five programmes about the problems facing newly independent countries.
Introduced by Keith Kyle.
Throughout Africa there is an insistent urge to industrialise and to rival the developed nations. But the raw materials with which to do this are not plentiful, and most experts agree that the modernisation of agriculture must take precedence and that the main problem remains that of making two blades of grass grow where one grew before.
Including contributions from: Senator Josef P. Mathenge, Leader of Government Business, Kenya Senate; Duncan Ndegwa, Secretary to the Kenya Cabinet.
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