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Coast Community College District

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Works: 1,644 works in 2,935 publications in 1 language and 13,235 library holdings
Genres: History  Cross-cultural studies  Case studies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GN316, 155.4
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Faces of culture ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 194 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 explored
Language and communication ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 178 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
The Nature of culture ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 165 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
Family influences ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses family influence on the social and emotional development of children aged 6 to 12
How cultures are studied ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 130 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
Political organization ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the four major forms of political organizations: bands, tribes, chiefdoms, and states
Religion and magic ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 123 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
The neuron and neural transmission ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia
Sensation and perception ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 115 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
Patterns of subsistence food foragers and pastoralists ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examination of various subsistence patterns. Selected roles among the!Kung, the Mbuti and the Nuer of Africa, the Netsilik Eskimos, and the Basseri of Iran are used to illustrate the patterns and relationships
Sex and marriage ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines marriage and sex customs in different societies around the world
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
Language ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Adolescent development ( Visual )
2 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
Psychology the human experience ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introductory-level psychology telecourse which discusses human behavior. Major units include sensation and perception, motivation, learning, memory, personality theories, social cognition, psychological disorders, and approaches to therapy
The Highland Maya a case study in economic anthropology ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploes the complex interweaving of economics and religion known as the "cargo" system, which is found among the Highland Maya of Mexico and Guatemala
Emotion ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study of emotions considers what constitutes an emotion and looks at key studies on the universality of emotions
Personality theories ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This lesson explores the intriguing question of personality and thetheories that explain personality. Three different theories of personality are presented: the psychoanalytic perspective, thehumanistic perspective, and the social cognitive perspective. In the video, students learn about each of these theories by listening to experts analyze Nelson Mandela. As each ofthe experts describes Mandela's personality from their particular perspective, students are exposed to both the strengths and weaknesses of each of these theories
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
Research methods ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction to the scientific method and the various research methods that psychologists usewhen conducting experiments. The video follows the work of psychologists Craig Anderson and Karen Dill as they explore whether there is any connection between violent video games and tragedies such as the shooting that ocurred at Columbine H.S. in Colorado
 
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Alternative Names
California Community Colleges. Coast Community College District
Coast Community Colleges
Languages
English (210)