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Annenberg/CPB Collection (Firm)

Overview
Works: 143 works in 165 publications in 1 language and 3,084 library holdings
Genres: Self-instruction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conversation and phrase books  Case studies  Documentary films  Miscellanea 
Classifications: F1408, 980.03
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Most widely held works by Annenberg/CPB Collection (Firm)
Discovering psychology by Philip G Zimbardo ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Discovering Psychology telecourse and educational video series first premiered in 1990 as a visual resource for teaching introductory psychology. The 26 programs review the history of the field, including the work of early and contemporary theorists, practitioners, and researchers, illustrating their work with footage of classic experiments and modern studies. They tell the story of psychology through demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation all based on extensive investigation and superior scholarship. The updated edition, released in 2001, highlights major new developments in the field, and new areas of inquiry by the leading researchers. Leading researchers, practitioners, and theorists probe the mysteries of the mind and body
Americas ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at contemporary Latin America, examining issues that confront the entire region by focusing on individual countries
Mirrors of the heart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion about issues of race & ethnicity in three Latin American countries: Bolivia, the Dominican Republic and Haiti
In women's hands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the changing role of women in Chile, focusing especially on the 1970s through the mid-1990s
Fire in the mind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at contemporary insurgencies in El Salvador and Peru, focusing especially on their political, economic & social aspects
Builders of images ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Various Latin American individuals involved in the fine arts discuss their work, which addresses the political and social problems of their respective countries
The garden of forking paths ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at contemporary Argentina, including discussions of its political climate, economy and social problems
Continent on the move ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the current economic situation in Mexico, focusing especially on the impact of rural-urban migration & urbanization
Capital sins ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at contemporary Brazil, including discussions of its political climate, economy and social problems
Miracles are not enough ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the changing role of the Catholic Church, as well as religion in general, in Brazil and Nicaragua from the 1960s through the mid-1990s
Death a personal understanding ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores a wide range of North American cultural perspectives on death within the context of current issues, including AIDS, death by violence, suicide, assisted suicide, hospice care, end of life decision making, and how children react to death
The Americans ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the impact that Hispanic Americans are having on the society, culture & politics of the United States. Focuses especially on three groups: Cuban Americans in Miami, Puerto Ricans in New York City & Chicanos in Southern California
Get up, stand up ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the issue of sovereignty, as illustrated by the contemporary histories of Jamaica & Colombia. Examines political, economic and social problems in these countries as well as the effects of intervention by the United States in their affairs
In our own time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines why the appearance of abstract expression caused the United States to become a center for the visual arts. Reviews the diversity of styles in the postwar period, including the work of Pollock, Wharhol, Oldenburg. Also examines the explosive internationalization of the art world in the 1970s and 1980s. Features experts Rosalind Krauss, Germano Cleant, and Clement Greenberg
French in action by Pierre J Capretz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A course on French language and culture. The student is instructed in French language and culture by seeing people interact in true-to-life situations, while speaking idiomatic, natural French. The course is based on the teaching method of total immersion learning
The Mind teaching modules ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the inner workings of the human brain. Covers topics including hypnotic dissociation, pain relief, the placebo effect, cognition and the immune system, endorphins, brain mechanisms of pleasure and addiction, language processing, subliminal stimulation, teratogens, newborn capabilities, aging and cognitive function, Alzheimer's Disease, phantom limb pain, chronic pain, depressants' effect on the brain, language predisposition, mood disorders, and the mind of the psychopath
Literary visions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines three major genres of literature, short fiction, poetry and drama, and discusses literary elements such as character, plot, symbolism, and voice
Connect with English ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connect with English is a dramatic new way for speakers of other languages to learn English. Through the story of Rebecca, an aspiring singer on a journey across America, the series touches on life's important issues: leaving home, parenting, education, work, love, success, and loss
World of art works in progress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chicago performance company Goat Island is shown; members discuss their work
Sound, music, and the environment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considers what is meant by music and explores the definition of music from the scientific sine wave to poetic metaphor. Examines the impact of the cultural environment on music as different as Bosnian ganga and becarac singing, Tuvan throat singing, Irish, West African, Trinidadian, and Japanese music, and Western chamber music, jazz, and rock
 
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