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Media and Society Seminars

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Ethics in America by Bill Leonard( Visual )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines a wide range of ethical positions and allows the viewer to look at his/her own ethical standards
The Constitution, that delicate balance( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hundred representatives of government, law, journalism, education and media meet in a series of seminar focusing on constitutional rights and public policy. The panelists respond to hypothetical situations in spontaneous debate on specific constitutional issues
Ethics in America( Visual )

12 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series uses the Socratic method to build analytical skills and examine ethical questions. The programs aim to sharpen moral reasoning without favoring a particular position by exploring ethical dilemmas in legal, political, medical, corporate, and military arenas. [v. 3] Jeane Kirkpatrick, Joseph A. Califano Jr., Senator Alan Simpson, Peter Jennings, and others address the problems of trust within government, between one public official and another, and between the government and the public
Ethics in America : source reader by Lisa H Newton( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This provocative new series features nearly 100 well-known panelists who tackle highly-charged ethical issues involving loyalty, confidentiality, privacy, truthfulness, and personal ethics. In this series are headline cases from business, government, law, journalism, the military, or medicine that spotlight the moral dilemmas seen every day in the U.S.A
Ethics in America study guide by Lisa H Newton( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To defend a killer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of American jurists and a philosopher discuss the ethics of criminal justice. The panelists discuss whether lawyers should defend people whom they they know to be guilty and how aggressive should the defense be. They also discuss where to draw the line when it comes to citizens taking matters into their own hands, deterrence versus rehabilitation, and society's right to retribution
Do unto others( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of scholars, journalists, and leaders in government and public service discuss the ethical dimensions of personal relationships in our society
Does doctor know best( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of medical experts discuss the ethics of doctor-patient relationships. Using the case of a young woman who is diagnosed as having cancer and who subsequently becomes pregnant, the panelists discuss how much the patient should be told, who is in charge of selecting medical treatment, and whether doctors should allow their patients to commit suicide
Truth on trial( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of attorneys, judges, and scholars discuss the potential conflicts the adversary relationship can create between lawyers' responsibilities to their clients and their professional commitment to the truth in legal proceedings. A hypothetical product liability case provides the context for this discussion
The Human experiment by Media and Society Seminars( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of medical experts and a U.S. Supreme Court justice discuss the ethics of medical research. The panelists consider how competition for prizes and profits may lead to secrecy and lack of cooperation, the possibility that some tests may harm volunteers, and the need to test new drugs balanced against the needs of people desperate for treatment
Public trust, private interest( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of prominent Americans explore the concept of accountability and trust within government, between one official and another, and between government and the citizens it serves. The panelists are asked to consider the hypothetical case of a man whose career starts in the administrative branch and moves on to a position as a senator. When he has troubles early in his career who stands by him and what does he owe his superiors? When he casts votes in congess, is he the servant of the people or of his conscience?
America's schools : who gives a damn?( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the causes and effects of the country's most compelling internal crisis--the failure to educate all students and the neglect of its prime natural resource, the children
Anatomy of a libel case : business vs. the media( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a hypothetical case, this seminar, taped before a live audience at Stanford University, explores the tension which exists between the right of a person to his or her good name and the need of the people to know important facts about public officials and issues. Participants in this discussion include Morely Safer, Arlin Adams, William Tavoulareas, Richard Wald, Edward Cony, and Robert Weil
That delicate balance II : our Bill of Rights( Visual )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Friendly hosts 5 programs on the Bill of Rights and its effect on the United States
In the face of terrorism( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a panel discussion with representatives from the police force, news organizations, government, and judicial system. Explores how these forces deal with an alleged upcoming terrorist attack
Campaign spending, money and media( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As part of a telecourse on constitutional rights and public policy, examines the role of money in political campaigns and recent Supreme Court rulings in this area. Moderator Tyrone Brown leads a panel of jurists, politicians, journalists, and others in discussing such issues as limits to contributions, the financial demands of political campaigns, political action committees, and public financing. Includes commentary by series originator Fred W. Friendly
That delicate balance II - our Bill of Rights( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video discusses the Bill of Rights and its effect on the United States
Under orders, under fire( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of prominent Americans consider what course of action is demanded by loyalty to one's country. Each panelist is asked to respond to the following situation: You are the commander of a platoon under enemy fire and a soldier is trying to desert. What should you do? The panelists are also asked to discuss whether a soldier has the duty to follow orders no matter what
Military and the news media( Visual )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The panelists on this program grapple with the sensitive question of national security versus freedom of the press and the public's need to know
Safe speech, free speech & the university( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Friendly presents hypothetical case studies to a panel of university officials, students and experts in other fields on the freedom of speech, affirmative action and the rights of individuals in the American University
 
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Ethics in America : source reader
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Ethics in America study guide
Alternative Names
Columbia University. Graduate School of Journalism

Columbia University. Graduate School of Journalism. Media and Society Seminars

Columbia University Seminars on Media and Society

Seminars on Media and Society

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English (176)