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Coast Community College District

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Works: 1,739 works in 3,393 publications in 1 language and 9,598 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Cross-cultural studies  Educational films  Instructional television programs  Ethnographic films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GN316, 306
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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
Faces of culture( Visual )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 105 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
The Nature of culture( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 103 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 )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 98 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 and development of human language and its relationship to thought, as well as the significance of body language. Compares dialects and the language of Black Americans, Hopi Indians, African Nuers and other cultural groups to investigate whether thought reflects or influences culture
Chinese brush painting : an instructional guide by Ning Yeh( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of subsistence : the food producers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 84 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
The neuron and neural transmission( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia
Motivation by Lois Grant Palches( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the question: Why do we think and behave as we do?
Family influences( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses family influence on the social and emotional development of children aged 6 to 12
The Highland Maya : a case study in economic anthropology( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complex interweaving of economics and religion known as the "cargo" system, which is found among the Highland Maya of Mexico and Guatemala, is examined in this program
Religion and magic( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 71 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
Study guide for the telecourse Faces of culture by Richard T Searles( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinship and descent( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines inheritance patterns, children's names, married names, and important family names in business and government as cultural examples of kinship and descent in the United States. This is contrasted with matrilineal descent patterns among the Trobriand Islanders, and economic and religious elements in the Mendi clans
Economic anthropology by Insight Media (Firm)( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various cultural systems for the distribution of limited goods and services are examined, from equal distribution of goods among the!Kung to the balanced reciprocity among the Yanomama and the Trobriand Islanders; from barter among the Mendi to the market place in Afghanistan
How cultures are studied( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 68 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
Acid/base balance by Bonita Roohk( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series explains the principles of acids and bases and how the body functions to maintain the essential balance. Imbalances that occur due to altered patterns of respiration or metabolic dysfunction are covered, with contributing factors and signs and symptoms, with nursing assessments, diagnoses and appropriate interventions. The CD is a tutorial review with a self-administered test and final exam
The nature of anthropology( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examining anthropology's holistic approach and scientific methods, this video explores the goals of anthropology -- to learn about the similarity and diversity of cultures. It differentiates between biological and cultural anthropology and distinguishes among the subfields of archaeology, ethnology, and linguistics. Profiles the research of Margaret Mead and Franz Boas
Language( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Psychology : the human experience( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory-level psychology telecourse for all postsecondary students, especially those in child development, criminal justice, nursing, education, and other fields requiring an understanding of human behavior
Political organization by Bell & Howell Co( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program profiles the four most common forms of political organization: bands, tribes, chiefdoms and states
 
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