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Web exclusive: The importance of looking

Duration: 02:05

Cultural historian Dr. Hilda Kean outlines how animal and human interaction transformed from shared space to confined zoo like environments.

Available since: Fri 15 Nov 2013

This clip is from

Timeshift Series 13, A Day at the Zoo

4/8 Documentary telling the story of how zoos captured the British public's imagination.

First broadcast: 20 Nov 2013

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