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Intellimation, Inc

Overview
Works: 1,346 works in 2,046 publications in 1 language and 16,027 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Nonfiction films  Educational television programs  Biography  Educational films  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical television programs 
Classifications: N5300, 709
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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 273 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 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows ways that the physical environment of the Earth is being changed by man and suggests actions to preserve it
Art of the Western world( Visual )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 170 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
Langston Hughes : the dream keeper( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 160 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
Art of the Western world by Mick Gold( Visual )

12 editions published in 1989 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the revival and reinterpretation of the classical tradition in the works of Florentine artists Masaccio, Donatello, and Ghiberti. Discusses how these artists exemplify the merging of Christian and humanistic values. Examines the realism of Jan van Eyck and the spiritual crisis of northern Europe as revealed in Grüenwald's Isenheim altarpiece. Also discusses the spirit of the Renaissance as reflected in Albrecht Dürer's work. Features experts John White and Colin Eisler
The world of chemistry by Nava Ben-Zvi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 147 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 125 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 )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 116 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 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series 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
Discovering psychology( Visual )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 97 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
Art of the Western world( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers key aspects of the High Remaissance, 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
The Mechanical universe-- and beyond( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to classical mechanics, electricity and magnetism, relativity, waves and optics, heat and thermodynamics, and modern physics. The second semester of a college-level telecourse in physics. Uses computer animation sequences, historical reenactments, and close-up photography of experiments
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
Under orders, under fire( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 90 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
Discovering psychology( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 89 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 )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 88 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 )

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

Program 15 explores society's role in shaping our ideas of who we really are. Also examines the emotional and motivational consequences of beliefs about oneself. Program 16 defines intelligence and how it is measured
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 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 5 details the impact of heredity and environment on children's development. Program 6 describes how psychologists search for truths about the mind, society, and culture by studying how children develop complex language skills and use language in social communication
 
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English (89)