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. Narcissism: Bettany explores changing ideas about narcissism through time, at a hairdresser's, on a therapist's couch, in mythology, in Victorian society and on our mobile phones.

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 January 5th, 2018, 9:30am and on BBC Radio 4 Longwave January 5th, 2018, 9:30am. See more...