The Ascent Of Man

four features recalling Dr Jacob Bronowski's celebrated TV series

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1999072219991020

focuses on the series as a landmark in the history of television.

1999082519991020

Professor Richard Dawkins, Dr Steven Mithen, Marek Kohn and Helena Cronin re-examine the account of man's evolution given in Jacob Bronowski's television series `The Ascent of Man', first shown in 1973.

The Ascent Of Man1999090919991110

The second of four programmes devoted to Jacob Bronowski's 1973 television landmark series `The Ascent of Man', which Bronowski described as a philosophy of nature - 13 visual essays tracing man's development as a species. / The last part in the series of four features which focus on Jacob Bronowski and his ground-breaking television series `The Ascent of Man', which was first shown in 1973.

021999082519991027

The second of four programmes devoted to Jacob Bronowski's 1973 television landmark series `The Ascent of Man', which Bronowski described as a philosophy of nature - 13 visual essays tracing man's development as a species.

031999082519991103

Professor Richard Dawkins, Dr Steven Mithen, Marek Kohn and Helena Cronin re-examine the account of man's evolution given in Jacob Bronowski's television series `The Ascent of Man', first shown in 1973. / The third of four programmes devoted to Jacob Bronowski's 1973 television landmark series `The Ascent of Man'. Professor Richard Dawkins, Dr Steven Mithen, Marek Kohn and Helena Cronin re-examine Bronowski's account of our evolution in the light of more recent developments which have changed the scientific landscape.