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CRM Productions

Overview
Works: 283 works in 847 publications in 3 languages and 6,822 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Educational films  Short films  Instructional films  Animated films  Industrial films  Science films  Documentary films  Anecdotes 
Classifications: HD42, 658.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by CRM Productions
Margaret Wheatley's lessons from the new workplace( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how three model organizations can turn chaos into positive force for change
Moral development by Tim Lazarus( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film explores to major current psychological theories of moral development: the cognitive-development theory of Dr. Lawrence Kohlberg of Harvard University, and the social-learning theory by using Dr. Stanley Milgram's famous obedience experiment to pose a serious moral delimma
The Abilene paradox by Jerry B Harvey( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and French and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the paradoxical nature of mismanaged agreement, describes symptoms of the paradox, probes the reasons behind the behavior and offers strategies for eliminating collective decision-making confusion
Productivity & the self-fulfilling prophecy : the Pygmalion effect by Joan D Owens( Visual )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the powers of expectation, or the Pygmalion effect, can be used as a positive or negative influence on behavior. Illustrates the way this process occurs and shows how management can use it as a tool for the benefit of both the organization and the individual
Cognitive development( Visual )

8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses animation to explain Piaget's theory of cognitive development (maturational stages of development) and live action to examine Dr. Siegfried Engelmann's behaviorist view of intellectual development
A New look at motivation. by Peter Jordan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the basic psychological principles of motivation and shows their application to worker behavior and managerial styles. Correlates employee desires for affiliation, power, or achievement with personality types, showing how each is best motivated to productivity. Includes scenes of motivational workshops given by Harvard psychologist David McClelland, who states that even when a job provides neither intrinsic or extrinsic rewards, the social environment itself can provide work incentives
Dealing with conflict by Constance A Zimmerman( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the ways in which conflict builds, ways to deal with it and ways to prevent it
The Power of listening.( Visual )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using office dramatizations and occasional animations this film demonstrates the importance of good listening skills, the challenges in being an effective listener, and specific improvement techniques for listening, especially within business and management. Explores the meaning and benefits of active listening and points out the deterrents to good listening. Interviews are also conducted to further discuss communication problems caused by poor listening skills
Methodology, the psychologist & the experiment by Peter Jordan( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the basic rules or methods common to all research by documenting two different experiments. Discusses independent and dependent variables, control groups, random assignment to conditions and other basic statistical concepts. Shows how each important research concept applies to the experiments on affiliation and on perceptual development
Resolving conflicts( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches supervisors and managers how to respond to conflict in the most productive way. Illustrates five conflict resolution strategies: avoidance, giving it back to those involved, imposing a solution, compromise, and collaboration
Working with difficult people( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how conflicts within a work unit can takes precedence over the common organizational goals that brought the group together in the first place. Using a series of vignettes, illustrates possible courses of action to take when dealing with difficult supervisors, coworkers, or subordinates
Information processing by Sandra Newman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyses how people process information. Pretty girls, bizarrly dressed men and some improvisational actors demonstrate attention, language processing, long and short term memory, mnemonics, retrieval strategies and problem solving
Emotional development: aggression( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the theory that aggression, in both children and adults, is a behavior that is learned in a social context. Features Dr. Gerald Patterson and Dr. Stephen Johnson
Communicating non-defensively : don't take it personally( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a series of vignettes to illustrate common examples of defensive behavior. Shows steps to ease this behavior with the viewpoint of enhancing relationships with both subordinates and superiors
Language development( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the most current research being done on language development, such as Dr. David Premack's work at the University of California teaching language to chimpanzees
Delegating( Visual )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the concept of delegating by means of scenarios, making viewers aware of some of the hidden traps in delegation, as well as providing basic steps for managers and teachers that can ease the workload
Sex role development( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the influence that sex roles and stereotypes have on almost every facet of people's lives; the way they instilled in successive generations of Americans; and the ways in which some people are currently trying to find better models for human behavior. This film opens with some examples of common sex role stereotypes and then illustrates several of the ways in which these roles are taught to children
Transactional analysis( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how transactional analysis can be used by business management in order to understand why people act the way they do in organizations and to show what can be done to promote productive employee behavior and increased profits
The sensory world by Tom Lazarus( Visual )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a mix of animation and live action, shows a voyage through the human body to demonstrate the operation of the senses. Includes experiments showing sensory phenomena and confusion
Discipline without punishment( Visual )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of "positive discipline," as developed and discussed by management consultant Richard C. Grote. Using vignettes involving supervisors and employees, with commentary by Richard C. Grote and clinical psychologist Susan Forward, shows that discipline can become a positive tool for supervisors to use in helping employees take responsibility for their own behavior
 
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Languages
English (169)

Spanish (1)

French (1)