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Coast Learning Systems

Overview
Works: 346 works in 634 publications in 1 language and 3,698 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Cross-cultural studies  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BF503, 153.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Coast Learning Systems
Personality theories( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member 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 88 WorldCat member 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 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introductory-level psychology video series which explores concepts by focusing on human experience. Includes case studies and interviews with subject experts and researchers. Historical and contemporary theories are discussed
Understanding psychological disorders( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 79 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?
Advertising, sales promotion & public relations( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elaborates on the promotional elements of advertising, sales promotion and public relations
Nature and nurture the dance of life( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the principles of heredity and describes the range of environmental influences on development
Therapies( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 68 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
Adolescent and adult development( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the development of the adolescent into adulthood, and the development of the adult. Looks at moral development
Child development stepping stones( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 64 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
Fatherhood( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 63 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 )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 62 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 61 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
Personality traits and assessment [videorecording]( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member 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
Language and cognition( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 59 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( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 57 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
Subsistence systems( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 56 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)
The age of reason( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 55 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
Segmenting & targeting markets case study, Chocolates à la Carte( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member 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
Attitudes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member 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
Marriage & family( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 48 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
 
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