Coast Learning Systems
Most widely held works by Coast Learning Systems
Personality theories ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Explores psychoanalytic, humanistic, and social cognitive theories of personality. Uses the example of Nelson Mandela to show how someone using each of these theories would analyze his personality.
Who am I ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
This video shows how adolescents endeavor to adopt adult roles while forging an identity. It examines the process through which values, beliefs, attitudes, and aspirations are integrated into a coherent and stable self-definition.
Psychology the human experience ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 libraries worldwide
An introductory-level psychology telecourse for all postsecondary students, especially those in child development, criminal justice, nursing, education, and other fields requiring an understanding of human behavior.
Fatherhood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Originally a college course based on the textbook The Developing Person by Kathleen Stassen Berger. Features information on fathers are becoming more involved with the upbringing of their children.
Personality traits and assessment [videorecording ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Looks at how psychologists evaluate personality. Describes various personality assessment tools. Examines trait theories of personality. Explains how psychological tests attempt to measure aspects of personality.
Understanding psychological disorders ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Two lessons from a college telecourse, each dealing with a variety of mental problems and the how they affect the lives of people who suffer from them. Part 1 (Lesson 23) examines phobias, anxiety disorders, and particularly the symptoms and treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Part 2 (Lesson 24) deals with mood disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder, and the symptoms and forms of schizophrenia, and asks the question: can some people who suffer from this disease live a relatively normal life?
Segmenting & targeting markets case study, Chocolates à la Carte ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
This episode of the telecourse examines how organizations identify market segments and match them with specific marketing actions. Each video lesson integrates a company or organization case study with core learning objectives. As each case study unfolds, students will learn general concepts, definitions of terms, product or service history, and the latest in marketing trends.
Nature and nurture the dance of life ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Explores the principles of heredity and describes the range of environmental influences on development.
Adolescent and adult development ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Examines the development of the adolescent into adulthood, and the development of the adult. Looks at moral development.
Advertising, sales promotion & public relations ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Global marketing case study: TaylorMade-adidas Golf ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
"This case study of TaylorMade-addidas Golf illustrates the value of performing cross-cultural analysis before entering a global market and shows how the results of that analysis are applied to a product. It discusses how elements of the marketing mix are applied or adapted for various markets and cultures"--Publishing description
Motivation ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Consists of an episode of a college-level telecourse based on the textbook Psychology by Don and Sandra Hockenbury. Discusses the biological and social theories of motivation, including instinctual, drive, and incentive theories. Examines Albert Bandura's research on the role of self-efficacy in motivation.
Child development stepping stones ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Covers a wide variety of topics affecting the developing child and gives students the opportunity to observe children. Features interviews with leading child development experts and medical professionals.
Therapies ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Psychological factors play a significant role in a persons emotional and interpersonl problems. Examines the help available through psychotherapy and what can be expect from it.
Attitudes ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Examining how attitudes are formed, this video explains cognitive dissonance and in-group/out-group relations. It considers stereotyping and ethnocentrism and discusses the Sherif Robbers Cave experiment on combatting group prejudice. The video also investigates how cooperation and competition affect group harmony and identifies a three-step process for combating individual prejudice.
Language and cognition ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Discusses the relation of language communication to cognition. Explores how human language differs from communication in other animals. Examines the components of language, looking at the use of symbolic representations of objects, actions, ideas, and feelings. Looks at the role of the brain in cognition and communication, and brain disorders that interfere with language ability.
Explosions ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Explores all the physical, emotional, social, and mental changes that occur during adolescence.
The little scientists ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
This seventh segment of a distance learning course for college students explores how babies are learning about their world through their senses, by touching, feeling, hearing, and babbling. Language abilities are also discussed.
The age of reason ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
During the school years, new cognitive skills emerge as children pass into a new phase of their cognitive development, often identified as the age of reason. This video lesson discusses how school-age children's thought processes become more sophisticated, more logical, and based in reality. In many countries, formal education begins at age six or seven. The video lesson discusses the cognitive stage that Jean Piaget called concrete operational thought. School-age children use complex language and they become capable of moral reasoning. The lesson explores Lawrence Kohlberg's theory of moral reasoning and considers the criticisms of this theory. The last segment discusses school children's use of code-switching and considers the implications of total immersion, bilingual education, ESL programs, and other ways of learning more than one language.
Psychology, the human experience. 122, Stress, health and coping ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Video follows breast cancer patient Dora Rodriguez, as she learns to cope with the stress of having a life threatening illness.
Adolescence Adolescent psychology Advertising Anthropological linguistics Anthropology Attitude (Psychology) Case studies Child development Child psychology Child rearing Cross-cultural studies Developmental psychology Documentary films Educational films Educational films Educational television programs Ethnology Export marketing--Management Father and child Fatherhood Films for the hearing impaired Identity (Psychology) Identity (Psychology) in adolescence International business enterprises--Marketing Life cycle, Human Mandela, Nelson,--1918- Marketing Marketing--Management Marketing research Market segmentation Maturation (Psychology) Mental illness Moral development Motivation (Psychology) Nature and nurture Nonfiction films Obsessive-compulsive disorder Personality Personality assessment Physical anthropology Prejudices Psychology Psychology, Pathological Public relations Schizophrenia Self-efficacy Self-perception in adolescence Teenagers United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired