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Coast Community College District

Overview
Works: 1,463 works in 3,281 publications in 1 language and 10,366 library holdings
Genres: Educational television programs  History  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Cross-cultural studies  Short films  Documentary films  Science films  Case studies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GN316, 306
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Patterns of subsistence : food foragers and pastoralists( Visual )

35 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 178 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 )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 144 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 other aspects discussed
The Nature of culture( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 136 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
Language and communication( Visual )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 135 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
Political organization by Bell & Howell Co( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 120 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 117 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
Science & culture in the Western tradition : sources and interpretations( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reader designed to explore the most significant scientific activities of an historic period in a cultural context
How cultures are studied( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature and difficulties encountered in anthropological field work are explored. Napolean Chagnon is both writer and guide to his field work among the Yanoama Indians of Venezuela
Economic anthropology by Insight Media (Firm)( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 100 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 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the theory that cultures change in creative and productive ways in response to both internal and external forces
Sex and marriage by Jack W Provonsha( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines marriage and sex customs in different societies around the world
Personality( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of self-esteem and independence, as well as vocational and sexual identity are illustrated in the profiles of three teenagers
Cultural anthropology : our diverse world( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cultural Anthropology: Our Diverse World explores the various ways in which the human species has responded to the fundamental challenges of survival, and students will gain a greater appreciation for the ways in which anthropologists works to study the cultural and biological aspects of humankind within the widest possible context--a mix of theoretical perspectives and methodologies."--Publisher website
Family influences( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses family influence on the social and emotional development of children aged 6 to 12
Motivation by Robert E Griswold( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 92 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 )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 91 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
The nature of anthropology( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 88 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
The neuron and neural transmission( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia
Chinese brush painting : an instructional guide by Ning Yeh( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child's play by Calif.) Community School of Performing Arts (Los Angeles( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different kinds of play and explains why each is important for the development of the child's personality
 
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Alternative Names
California Community Colleges. Coast Community College District

Coast Community Colleges

Languages
English (320)