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PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service

Overview
Works: 1,409 works in 1,751 publications in 1 language and 6,759 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Historical television programs  Interviews  Biographical television programs  Biography  Television series  Television interviews  Documentary films 
Classifications: JK1896, 324.6230973
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Most widely held works about PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
 
Most widely held works by PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
A world of ideas by William J Wilson( Visual )

34 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwright August Wilson discusses Black America and Black American roots. Bill Moyers is host
Growing old in a new age by Anthony Lenzer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These programs look at various aspects of aging in American society of the latter 20th century. Older people share their views on each subject
Am I a crook? copyright issues on the Internet( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Multimedia fair use guidelines( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the issues of fair use and copyright compliance as they relate to multimedia works. Presents tentative guidelines developed by the Consortium of College & University Media Centers Multimedia Fair Use Guidelines Working Committee. The panel examines problems from the perspectives of information producers, managers and users
Critical thinking and the human emotions( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol Tavris, author of Anger, the Misunderstood Emotion, discusses emotions, especially anger, in reference to student actions and attitudes
One woman, one vote by Ruth Pollak( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage which culminated in the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920. It illuminates the alliances, in fighting, betrayals and defeats that paved the way for victory in the battle for women's right to vote. Historical footage is enhanced with vocal performances, and interviews with historians provide the viewer with both current and historical perspectives
Libraries, copyright, and the Internet( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses application of intellectual property law in a library setting, when to restrict patron access to electronic resources, and liability for copyright violations
Fair use guidelines for educational multimedia the final document and its implementation( Visual )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides educators with the information needed to implement the "Fair Use Guidelines for Educational Multimedia" by providing a panel of experts who interpret and clarify the guidelines
Life on the Internet( Visual )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how electronic mail has changed the way people live and work
The astronomers by KCET( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the work and worlds of leading scientists and astronomers who are helping to unlock the mysteries of the universe
Infusing critical thinking into community college instruction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With representatives from five community colleges Paul discusses the strategies and problems related to adding critical thinking to curricula that historically emphasized only learning established principles. Now educators are beginning to require students to question why things work the way they do -- or why not
Love, intimacy & sexuality( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, older couples speak frankly about their enjoyment of sex. Experts examine physical and emotional issues of sexuality
Opening all doors( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video conference discussing interior design strategies that fulfill the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. It includes compliance decision charts and a detailed index to the ADA guidelines
Myths & realities of aging( Visual )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program describes the changes in appearance and organ function that accompanies aging and how other changes can be prevented
Skillful teacher by Stephen Brookfield( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program Dr. Brookfield offers valuable advice to teachers, both new and veterans, who grapple daily with challenges, thrills, and failures in the often chaotic environment of the classroom (from PBS ALSS flyer)
Innumeracy & beyond ruminations of a numbers man( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Allen Paulos, author of Innumeracy and Beyond Numeracy, discusses his books, as well as his philosophy of mathematics and approach to teaching. He shares his thoughts on numeracy and understanding the thinking behind the solution to mathematical problems
A Woman's health( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is a documentary portrait of seven women involved in fighting the health battles most often confronted by women in America today: heart disease, smoking, breast cancer, osteoporosis, domestic violence, and depression. It focuses on critical moments in the lives of these women as they became aware that their health was at risk and follows their internal debates and decisions about caring for their health. Introduced by Hillary Rodham Clinton
The Kennedys by Mass.) WGBH (Television station : Boston( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses extensive interviews, still photographs and archival footage to explore the building of the Kennedy legend. Documents the political ascendency of the family headed by Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy, and discusses the influence of Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., on the careers of his sons
Transforming critical thinking principles into teaching strategies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, a variety of grade levels and subject matter illustrations are used to illustrate how critical thinking principles that are integrated into modes of teaching become mode of learning as well
To paint the stars the life & mind of Vincent van Gogh( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the biographical and psychological evidence of van Gogh's life, in an effort to diagnose the mental disorder that plagued his artistic career
 
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