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Dallas County Community College District

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Works: 1,454 works in 1,996 publications in 1 language and 11,430 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies 
Classifications: BF431, 153.9
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Race and ethnicity ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the difference between prejudice, discrimination and racism using historical and current examples. Explores the effects of prejudice and discrimination through the eyes of Asian, Hispanic and African American families
Culture ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines cultural diversity, interaction, and conflict in the United States, focusing on the Subcultures of Cajuns, Chinese Americans, and Cherokee Indians
Social class ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores social class in the United States by focusing on two teenage girls from different classes. Shows how social class is reflected in their lifestyles and how they look at the world, discusses their life chances, and explores whether social stratification is inherently discriminatory
Adolescent development ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes that time during which physical, social and psychological changes force individuals to make the transition from childhood to adulthood. Experts discuss these major changes while visual segments illustrate the key developmental concepts that are being explained
Language ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Sociological thinking and research ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how the scientific method is applied to the study of human social life. Follows a sociologist on a research project to show methods for gathering data and the ways in which the data can be interpreted
Health, stress and coping ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on stress and how it affects our daily lives. Examines the link between stress and disease
The sociological imagination ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents various topics on the patterns by which humans conduct their lives
Intelligence ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how hard it is to define intelligence and to get experts to agree on how to measure it. Demonstrates the differnces between the intellectually gifted and the developmentally disabled. Explains what intelligence tests are designed to measure. Describes the origins of IQ tests, including some of their failures. Presents arguments about whether to measure aptitude or achievement
Sensation and perception ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates how information about the world is gathered by sensory receptors and transmitted and interpreted by the brain. Considers visual, chemical, and tactile receptors, and examines how the brain transforms these sensations into perceptions
Groups and group dynamics ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The importance of groups in society and the ways in which they affect life experiences are explored
Am I a crook? copyright issues on the Internet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Deviance and social control ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deviant behavior to different societies
The Write course an introduction to college composition ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English composition and rhetoric taught from a "process" point of view. Emphasis is on audience awareness and purpose for writing. Dramatizations and mini-documentaries are used
Sociological perspectives ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes and distinguishes the three major sociological perspectives and explains how these perspectives contribute to a critical understanding of society. It also considers tools and methods for the exploration of social issues
Social stratification ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the stratified nature of social structure and examines different types of stratification systems throughout the world and how they developed
Cognitive development by Coastline Community College ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the intellectual development of infants and children. Discusses Piaget's theories of cognitive development
Mass media ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates the influence of mass media on individuals, society and culture. Shows how mass media makes the world smaller through instantaneous communication and how it helps set the national agenda
Sociological inquiry ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions. It discusses the importance of empirical research, demonstrates the process of quanititative research, and looks at the mixed method approach to sociological inquiry
The challenge of business on an international scale ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International business scale with Alex Burton. Dr. F. Ghadar, George Washington University, describes business and humanities, international trade, and foreign trade promotion
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Dallas County Junior College District

Dallas Co., Tex. Community College District
DCCCD
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English (100)
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