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Coast Community College District

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Works: 1,462 works in 3,318 publications in 1 language and 9,979 library holdings
Genres: Educational television programs  Educational films  History  Drama  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Short films  Documentary films  Cross-cultural studies  Science films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GN316, 791.4372
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Patterns of subsistence : food foragers and pastoralists( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 172 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 135 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 topics explored
The Nature of culture( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 131 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 128 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
Science & culture in the Western tradition : sources and interpretations( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 119 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 116 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 112 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 99 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 98 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. 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 Yanomamo Indians and the Trobriand Islanders; from barter among the Mendi of Papua New Guinea to the market place in Afghanistan
Culture change by Michael Maynard( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the theory that cultures change in creative and productive ways in response to both internal and external forces
Motivation by Robert E Griswold( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 88 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
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
Chinese brush painting : an instructional guide by Ning Yeh( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of anthropology( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 86 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 84 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

Describes the different kinds of play and explains why each is important for the development of the child's personality
al-Dhakira = La mémoire by Andres Serrano( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examining the three stages of memory--encoding, storage, and retrieval--this video describes several models of memory and examines retrieval cues for accessing memories. It explains that a sense of identity is based upon memories of personal history and discusses information encoding, flashbulb memories, the displacement and decay of memory, and retroactive interference
Annual report of the chancellor by Coast Community College District( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of institutional self-study for reaffirmation of accreditation by Orange Coast College( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
California Community Colleges. Coast Community College District

Coast Community Colleges

Languages
English (298)