Four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days across every continent and in every habitat, with new high definition filming techniques developed since Plant Earth, Life presents 130 stories from the frontiers of the natural world, 54 of which have never been filmed before. This 10-part series captures unprecedented, astonishingly beautiful sequences and demonstrates the extraordinary tactics that animals and plants have developed to survive and thrive. - Cover.
Narrated by David Attenborough.
Disc 1. Challenges of life -- Reptiles and amphibians -- Mammals -- Disc 2. Fish -- Birds -- Disc 3. Insects -- Hunters and hunted -- Disc 4. Creatures of the deep -- Plants -- Primates.
Provides a conceptual framework and appropriate assessment and intervention guidelines for holistic care of patients in Canada who are from diverse cultural backgrounds. The first 7 chapters discuss the importance of providing culturally appropriate care and present the authors' model for cultural assessment. This model includes the dimensions of communication, space, social organization, time, environmental control, and biological variations. The remainder of the text focuses on descriptions of the predominant cultures found in Canada. [from the back cover]