The Ideas That Make Us is a History Documentary programme.


The Ideas That Make Us

Bettany Hughes reveals the history of the most influential ideas in the story of civilisation. We must look back before we can look forward. Bettany finds out why at an archaeological dig, a memorised musical performance and a centre for neuropsychological research.

Genre: History Documentary

Running Time: 15 minutes (approx)

When is The Ideas That Make Us next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 September 5th, 9:30am and on BBC Radio 4 Longwave September 5th, 9:30am. See more...