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Dallas County Community College District

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Works: 1,384 works in 2,187 publications in 1 language and 11,882 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Documentary films  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Science television programs  History  Short films 
Classifications: PN1997, 305.5
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Social class by Ken Lam( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 124 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
Social stratification( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 119 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
The Write course : an introduction to college composition( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 112 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
Culture by Joel Peterson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 108 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
Race and ethnicity( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 106 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
Socialization( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defining socialization and looking at the nature versus nurture debate, this program explains the significance of the socialization process to social development. It examines how the social environment and agencies of socialization contribute to the social construction of self
The sociological imagination( Visual )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various topics on the patterns by which humans conduct their lives
Adolescent development by William Rudolf Long( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 95 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 by C Benton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Sensation and perception ; Learning by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 90 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
Motivation by Lois Grant Palches( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the question: Why do we think and behave as we do?
Deviance and social control( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deivant behavior to different societies
Groups and group dynamics( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of groups in society and the ways in which they affect life experiences are explored
Sociological thinking and research( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 85 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 )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on stress and how it affects our daily lives, also examines the link between stress and disease
Seafloor exploration( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In many ways, the seafloor is the "final frontier". In fact, we know more about the surface of the moon than we know about the seafloor, the largest part of Earth’s surface. Scientific exploration of the seafloor began in the late eighteenth century, but two-and-a-half centuries later we ask, "How do we know what we know?"
How tall is tall?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most people think of the Himalayas as the tallest mountains in the world, but a dormant volcano in the Hawaiian Islands named Mauna Kea would tower over Mount Everest if measured from its base on the seafloor to its summit
Sedimentary resources : oil and gas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern world runs on oil. Despite efforts to develop alternative energy sources, hydrocarbon fuels still control the world energy market. These oil and gas deposits occur only in the right combination of sedimentary rock layers. This video looks at the big picture of oil and gas, from marine plankton to existing reserves, and explains how geology affects the world’s most valuable commodity
Supervolcanoes by Martin Gorst( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humans have created weapons capable of massive violence, but the potential for destructive energy dwarfing any nuclear weapon lies within nature. Supervolcanoes can produce a cataclysmic explosion 40,000 times larger. This video tells the story of a simmering time bomb in the heart of the American West, beneath the jewel of the National Park System
Another ice age?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the world focused on global warming, the thought of a full glacial advance that could produce another ice age seems far-fetched. But given the cyclical nature of climate fluctuation, is another ice age really a possibility? This video explains the factors that affect climate fluctuation ... and makes a case for keeping those woolen sweaters
 
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controlled identityDallas County Junior College District

Dallas Co., Tex. Community College District

DCCCD

DCCCD (Dallas County Community College District)

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English (126)