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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

Overview
Works: 266 works in 627 publications in 1 language and 10,717 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Educational films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Television interviews  Classification 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: BL304, 291.13
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Inc Alvin H. Perlmutter
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
The world of abnormal psychology by Alvin H Perlmutter( Visual )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video series that covers the spectrum of psychological disorders from simple stress to paranoid schizophrenia. In documentary style, therapists, physicians, and researchers weave their commentary on causal factors, treatments and prognoses around the patients' own stories
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When celebrated scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a discussion about his life's work, the nation was captivated. The series brought Campbell's theories into popular culture and led to a bestselling companion book. Includes six episodes
Moyers : Report from Philadelphia video clip collection( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At last, the federal convention has begun! Eleven days late, in the middle of a downpour, a quorum of 29 delegates from seven states are finally getting down to business in Philadelphia... This is the Constitutional Convention of 1787, and Emmy award-winning journalist Bill Moyers is reporting the story. Filmed at Independence Hall and filled with historical images and passages from the diaries, letters, and records of the Framers themselves, this two-part set is an indispensable tool for teaching the Constitution. All 60 clips (2:35 each) - culled from the classic Moyers: Report from Philadelphia PBS television series expressly for use in an educational setting - chronologically present the events and issues that shaped the convention, enabling viewers to follow the action as it unfolded day by day
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Campbell talks about romantic love, beginning with the 12th century troubadours, and addresses questions about the image of woman, as goddess, virgin, Mother Earth
Great tales in Asian art( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance. The Ramayana: the epic adventures of India's legendary hero are illustrated by Indonesian sculpture and Javanese shadow play, accompanied by a full Gamelan orchestra. Korean Masked Dance Drama: told by actors wearing audaciously conceived masks, social satire is "masked" with bold humor and comic dance. Gita Govinda: India's great erotic poem is depicted in lyrical 16th century manuscript paintings and interpreted by a beautiful Indian dancer filmed in the ancient temple in Puri (Orissa, India). The Tale of Genji: written by a woman, it is the first Japanese novel. The amorous adventures of Prince Genji are recounted in the film by a Japanese woman in period costume while colorful paintings from ancient scrolls and screens illustrate Japan's most famous romantic novel
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twenty-five years ago, renowned scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a series of interviews that became one of the most enduringly popular programs ever aired on PBS. In dialogues that adroitly span millennia of history and far-flung geography, the two men discuss myths as metaphors for human experience and the path to transcendence, touching on topics as diverse as world religion, heroic figures, and pop culture. Now featuring newly recorded introductions by Bill Moyers, this series demonstrates that, despite superficial differences between cultures, all stories are humanity's story."--Back of container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Long before medieval knights charged off to slay dragons, tales of heroic adventures were an integral part of all world cultures. Campbell challenges everyone to see the presence of a heroic journey in his or her own life"--Container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Campbell discusses the importance of accepting death as rebirth as in the myth of the buffalo and the story of Christ, the rite of passage in primitive societies, the role of mystical Shamans, and the decline of ritual in today's society "--Container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Campbell discusses the role of sacrifice in myth, which symbolizes the necessity for rebirth. He also talks about the significance of sacrifice -- in particular, a mother's sacrifice for her child, and the sacrifice to the relationship in marriage -- and stresses the need for every one of us to find our sacred place in the midst of today's fast-paced, technological world"--Container
The Public mind : image and reality in America( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the impact on democracy of our mass culture whose basic information comes from image-making, the media, public opinion polls, public relations and propaganda
Consuming images by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how visual media are used to affect behavior patterns and create a reality of their own
The Truth about lies( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how deception has influenced some major events in the 20th century and how self-deception shapes our personal lives and the public mind. Investigates reasons why deception is used and recounts historical events to illustrate the consequences. Focuses on the Bay of Pigs, the war in Vietnam, Watergate, and the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger
Behavior disorders of childhood( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on three types of children's disorders: developmental, primarily autism; disruptive, including ateention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder; and emotional, primarily separation anxiety disorder
Personality disorders by Megan Cogswell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies eleven personality disorders and concentrates on four: narcissistic, antisocial, borderline, and obsessive-compulsive
Callanetics by Callan Pinckney( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callan Pinckney demonstrates her innovative deep-muscle exercise technique
The primal mind by Jamake Highwater( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incorporates scenic views, still photographs, and vintage footage in examining the contrasts between traditional native American concepts and European-based American cultures. Focuses on differences related to art, nature, architecture, and time
Illusions of news( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the impact of the visual image on news and politics in the electing of Presidents and the governing of America. Discusses changing values in journalism, including the increasing monopolization of the media and the use of pictures over ideas by television news. Includes interviews with Leslie Stahl, Michael Deaver, Ben Bagdikian, and William Schnieder
Leading questions( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the hands of campaign consultants, sophisticated techniques of market research become tools of political persuasion. "Leaders" find out what we think so they can tell us that's what they think, too. Emotional visuals appeal to an increasingly indifferent society. The public "debate" becomes a meaningless theatrical "event."
Mood disorders by University of Sheffield( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychologists and biologists look at the causes and treatment of both depression and bipolar disorder, and show the progress that has been made in helping people return to productive and satisfying lives
 
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Joseph Campbell and the power of myth
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Perlmutter, Inc.

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English (158)