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Coast Learning Systems

Works: 329 works in 664 publications in 1 language and 3,347 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  Cross-cultural studies  Instructional films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 153.8
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Most widely held works by Coast Learning Systems
Corresondent( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program 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
Advertising, sales promotion & public relations( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the strategic mix of advertising, personal selling, public relations, sales promotions and direct marketing used by the Long Beach Ice Dogs hockey team
Understanding psychological disorders( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member 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 (prog. #123) examines phobias, anxiety disorders, and particularly the symptoms and treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Part 2 (prog. #124) 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?
Fatherhood( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member 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
Global marketing : case study: TaylorMade-adidas Golf( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member 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
Cultural anthropology : our diverse world( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cultural Anthropology: Our Diverse World explores the various ways in which the human species has responded to the fundamental challenges of survival, and students will gain a greater appreciation for the ways in which anthropologists works to study the cultural and biological aspects of humankind within the widest possible context--a mix of theoretical perspectives and methodologies."--Publisher website
Child development : stepping stones( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member 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
Subsistence systems( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film focuses on three types of subsistence patterns: foraging (featuring the Ju/hoansi in the Kalahari Desert in southern Africa), horticultural/ agricultural, and pastoralism (featuring the Yolmo of Nepal)
Therapies by Marie-Hélène Grenier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member 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
Nature and nurture : the dance of life( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member 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 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the development of the adolescent into adulthood, and the development of the adult. Looks at moral development
The age of reason( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member 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
Marriage & family by Southern Baptist Theological Seminary( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program provides a non-ethnocentric definition of family, including consanguinal family, conjugal family, and fictive kin. It describes the functions of the family in society; differentiates between family and household; identifies the various forms of family organization; and describes the types of residence patterns that are found in diverse societies. The program also discusses the challenges of differing forms of family and household organization in the modern industrialized world."--Publisher's web site
Essence of anthropology( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video for this lesson explains the four fields of anthropology, defines the concept of holism, and describes how anthropologists approach their subject matter from a holistic and comparative cross-cultural perspective in order to reach the broadest and most inclusive conclusions possible on their subject. Each field, cultural, physical (biological), linguistic anthropology, and archaeology, is described and situational material is included to illustrate how each field functions and interconnects with the others. Subfields to the four major fields, such as forensics and paleoanthropology, are introduced and discussed, and the concept that humans are biocultural beings, because of the simultaneous adaptations of our biology with culture, is illustrated. The video also introduces the student to the way anthropologists carry out their analyses through rigorous fieldwork and participant observation in order to create the ethnographies that describe humans cross-culturally. Applied anthropology, sometimes referred to as the fifth subfield of anthropology, is introduced
Language and cognition( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member 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
Motivation by Robert E Griswold( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member 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
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