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Intellimation, Inc

Overview
Works: 1,340 works in 2,053 publications in 1 language and 15,208 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical television programs  Science television programs  Science films  Short films 
Classifications: QA276, 150
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Most widely held works by Inc Intellimation
Against all odds : inside statistics( Visual )

18 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the why as well as the how of statistics using computer animation, colorful on-screen computations, and documentary segments
Race to save the planet( Visual )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows ways that the physical environment of the Earth is being changed by man and suggests actions to preserve it
Langston Hughes : the dream keeper( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life and work of American writer Langston Hughes. Examines the role of race in his poetry, the influence of jazz and blues on development of his poetic vision, and his efforts to fulfill the writer's duties to his society. Includes appearances by Hughes and performances of his poetry, combined with discussions by Arnold Rampersad and James Baldwin
The World of chemistry by Nava Ben-Zvi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides highlights of key sequences and themes from the series; presents relationships of chemistry to the other sciences and everyday life
Sylvia Plath( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of American poet Sylvia Plath, related through photographs, dramatizations, readings from her works and anecdotal commentary by her mother, her teachers, various friends and other poets and writers
Marianne Moore( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of American poet Marianne Moore, related through photographs, film clips, readings of her poetry and critical and anecdotal commentary by other poets, writers and literary critics
Discovering psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otries integrates a historical and cutting-edge perspective of the field of psychology. New developments are measured against historical breakthroughs, and theories are tested by the recent findings of leading researchers
To defend a killer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 93 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. Includes commentary by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, defense attorney Jack Litman, and philosopher John Smith of Yale
Discovering psychology( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 19 examines how situational forces can manipulate beliefs and behavior. Also examines how social psychologists interpret human behavior within its broader social context. Program 20 looks at how mental processes color our interpretations of reality
Under orders, under fire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 89 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
Art of the Western world( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the origins of humanism and much of Western art to ancient Greece. Discusses Kouroi and Korai figures and the architecture of the Parthenon. Identifies Roman art as inherently political art that concentrated on technical sophistication and detail. Traces the decline of humanistic values in the late antique period where classical themes and forms were adapted to serve Christian purposes. Features art experts John Boardman and Richard Brilliant
Art of the Western world( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers key aspects of the High Renaissance, including the advent of the artist as genius (Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Raphael), the rise of Rome as a center of artistic vitality, and Venetian preoccupation with the quality of light (Giorgione and Titian). Also examines the social turbulence of the late sixteenth century and the reinterpretation of classical architectural principles. Features experts Kathleen Weil-Garris Brandt and Colin Eisler
Politics, privacy, and the press( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of prominent American journalists and politicians consider the ethics of privacy as it relates to public figures and the news media. The panelists are asked to consider the hypothetical case of a senator preparing to run for the presidency. What facts about the senator's private life will rule out his candidacy? How aggressively should the media look for past secrets? How close should the senator get to the media elite, and vice versa? Does political reporting, particularly when it focuses on private lives, do a service to the political process?
Discovering psychology( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 21 defines and explores schizophrenia, phobias, and affective disorders. Also includes discussions with clinical psychologists who examine various factors that can lead to mental and behavioral disorders. Program 22 describes how theory, research, and practice come together in the treatment of psychological disorders. Also discusses how attitudes toward the mentally ill have been influenced by historical, cultural, and social forces
Discovering psychology( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 13 explores the nature of sleeping, dreaming, and altered states of consciousness. Also looks at how consciousness lets us interpret, analyze, and direct our behavior in adaptive, flexible ways. Program 14 examines how events and experiences of the subconscious affect moods, actions, and health. Includes case studies of multiple personality and split-brain patients and demonstrations of hypnosis
Discovering psychology( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 11 explains why and how judgments and decisions are made. Also explores the psychology of risk taking and negotiation. Program 12 examines biological and psychological aspects of motivation and emotion as seen in studies of sexual behavior and the power of optimistic beliefs
Discovering psychology( Visual )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 7 deals with how we transform raw sensory data into meaningful impressions. Also focuses on the ways personal experience influences our perceptions. Program 8 describes the principles of classical and operant condition to show how learning occurs. Features the research of Pavlov, Thorndike, and Skinner
Economics USA( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic theory comes to life in this blend of historic footage, documentary sequences, interviews, and news-style analysis
Discovering psychology( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 9 looks at the complex process called memory. Examines how experiences are translated into codes in the memory, why we forget, and how memory can be improved. Program 10 examines the higher cognitive processes of reasoning, planning and problem solving
Discovering psychology( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 3 deals with the brain's structures, its biochemical reactions, and how these two affect behavior. Program 4 attempts to explain how the brain controls behavior and the role played by the environment
 
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English (78)