Left Hands, Red Hair, and Crime

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Date
1958
Summary
Describes the folklore connected with crime. Uses vignettes to show the absurdity of such superstitions as handedness, hair coloring, scars, blemishes, deformities, and glandular problems as causes of criminality. Points out that an indirect relationship may exist between physical characteristics and crime.  (KQED) Kinescope.
Contributors
KQED, San Francisco; Douglas M. Kelley, M.D.; Gordon Waldear; Gerald Marans; Tom Borden; Robert Nissen
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genre
Educational
Subject
Crime ; Criminals ; Superstition.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 film reel (33 min.) sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7835119; Other: GR00466365; MDPI Barcode: 40000003294941

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