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Dallas County Community College District

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Works: 1,338 works in 2,108 publications in 1 language and 9,801 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Television mini-series  Science television programs  Nonfiction films  Short films  Science 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 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores social class in the United States by focusing on two teenage girls from different classes. Shows how social class if reflected in their lifestyles and how they look at the world. Shows their life chances, questioning whether social stratification is inherently discriminatory
Social stratification( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 120 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 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty half-hour programs teach English composition and rhetoric from a "process" point of view. Emphasis is on audience awareness and purpose for writing. Dramatizations and mini-documentaries are used
Culture : English takes center stage by Joel Peterson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 113 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 )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 110 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 107 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 104 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 101 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
Groups and group dynamics( Visual )

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

The importance of groups in society and the ways in which they affect life experiences are explored
Motivation by Robert E Griswold( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the question: Why do we think and behave as we do?
Sensation and perception ; Learning by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 93 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
Sociological thinking and research( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 93 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
Language by Edward Dubrowsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Deviance and social control( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 90 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
Sociological perspectives( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and distinguishes among the major sociological perspectives in sociology, interpreting events from those perspectives and shows how the three sociological perspectives contribute to a critical understanding of society
Health, stress and coping( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 76 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
Am I a crook? : copyright issues on the Internet( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Gender and relationships by Coastline Community College( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the human nervous system. Explains how neurons communicate, discusses the importance of neurotransmitters in research on human physiology and biochemistry, and reveals how the nervous system influences human behavior
Exploring society by Dallas County Community College District( Visual )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring society is an introductory, college-level Sociology course that replaces Sociological Imagination. Stories and situations are used to dramatize the human conflicts at the core of all sociological issues. Each program features interviews with sociologists and other experts who have been chosen for their individual expertise, as well as for the diverse backgrounds, approaches and viewpoints they bring to this production. Specific voice-over narration is used throughout each lesson to reinforce key points. Each video program is divided into segments that may be used as stand-alone modules on specific topics
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDallas County Junior College District

Dallas Co., Tex. Community College District

DCCCD

DCCCD (Dallas County Community College District)

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English (166)

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