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Coast Community College District

Overview
Works: 1,496 works in 3,314 publications in 1 language and 9,820 library holdings
Genres: Educational television programs  History  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Cross-cultural studies  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Short films  Classification  Science films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GN316, 155.4
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Patterns of subsistence : the food producers( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concept of food production and its impact upon the organization of society is explored. Included are the concept of land ownership, specialization of labor, social stratification and the advent of formal government. The Mexican Yucatan Maya, Melanesian agriculturalists and an Afghanistan village are used as examples
Faces of culture( Visual )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to cultural anthropology. The nature, origins, and diversity of cultures are discussed. The relationships between religion, personality, art, language and culture are explored. Methods of grouping within culture, common forms of political organization, economic and social stratification and subsistence patterns are also discussed
Language and communication( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how language, the primary means of human communication, is expressed in the sounds and movements of every culture to express feelings and aspirations. Discusses the structure of language and its relationship to thought, as well as the significance of body language. Examines dialect, looking at certain Afro-American dialects. Using the example of the Nuer, whose language includes 400 words related to cattle, discusses whether thought reflects or influences culture
The Nature of culture( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definition of culture is explored through contrasting traditional societies with modern societies. Western society and its symbolic systems are contrasted wth the!Kung Tribe, the Txukarrame of the Amazon and the Boran of Kenya
Science & culture in the Western tradition : sources and interpretations( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reader designed to explore the most significant scientific activities of an historic period in a cultural context
Political organization by Bell & Howell Co( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the four major forms of political organizations: bands, tribes, chiefdoms, and states
Religion and magic( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the relationship between religion and culture. While all cultures exhibit some religious practices and beliefs, the forms taken are diverse. The animism practiced by American Indians, the mixture of ancient religion and Roman Catholicism among the Highland Maya, the ritual of Eka Dasa Rudra among the Balinese and successful and unsuccessful modern movements serve to illustrate the thesis
How cultures are studied( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature and difficulties encountered in anthropological field work are explored. Napoleon Chagnon describes his field work among the Yanomamo Indians of Venezuela
Economic anthropology by Insight Media (Firm)( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines both western and non-western economic practices and points out the importance of understanding the total integration between economic practices and the values and practices of the larger culture
Culture change by Michael Maynard( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the theory that cultures change in creative and productive ways in response to both internal and external forces. Examples of cultural change are drawn from New Guinea, India, Pakistan and selected tribes in the Amazon Basin
Sensation and perception ; Learning by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 88 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
Family influences( Visual )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses family influence on the social and emotional development of children aged 6 to 12
Chinese brush painting : an instructional guide by Ning Yeh( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motivation by Lois Grant Palches( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the question: Why do we think and behave as we do?
The nature of anthropology( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exphasizes the fundamental similarities of all members of the human race and the wide range of adaptations toward the common goals of survival
Personality( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines various theories about personality types. Presents leading schools of personality theory, including psychoanalytic, social-learning, humanistic, and behavioral. Reviews contributions of Freud, Horney, Adler, and Jung to the development of a psychodynamic approach to personality, and Bandura's combination of cognitive and behavioral approaches. Investigates the five-factor trait model of personality, showing how twin studies indicate a consistency in personality traits. Shows use of PET scans to investigate a biological component of personality
Sex & marriage by Jack W Provonsha( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines marriage and sex customs in different societies around the world
The neuron and neural transmission( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia
Child's play by Calif.) Community School of Performing Arts (Los Angeles( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role, function's and types of play are examined. Discusses play as a means of learning to solve problems as well as a form of self- expression. Presents theoretical approaches developed by Mildreu, Parten, Paiget, and Smilansky
Gender and relationships by Jamie A Dyce( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces information that is known about short-term and long-term memory and a third memory stage, sensory information storage
 
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Alternative Names
California Community Colleges. Coast Community College District

Coast Community Colleges

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English (327)