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Dallas TeleLearning (Firm)

Overview
Works: 352 works in 597 publications in 1 language and 2,587 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational television programs  Educational films  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Television lectures  Historical films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: H61,
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Most widely held works by Dallas TeleLearning (Firm)
Exploring society( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploring society is an introductory, college-level Sociology course that replaces Sociological Imagination. Stories and situations are used to dramatize the human conflicts at the core of all sociological issues. Each program features interviews with sociologists and other experts who have been chosen for their individual expertise, as well as for the diverse backgrounds, approaches and viewpoints they bring to this production. Specific voice-over narration is used throughout each lesson to reinforce key points. Each video program is divided into segments that may be used as stand-alone modules on specific topics
Deviance and social control( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deivant behavior to different societies
Sociological perspectives( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and distinguishes the three major sociological perspectives and explains how these perspectives contribute to a critical understanding of society. It also considers tools and methods for the exploration of social issues
Shaping America U.S. history to 1877( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six lessons explore the beginnings of American history, from early European settlement through the aftermath of the Civil War, featuring over sixty nationally known historians with expertise in and diverse points of view on early American history
Sociological inquiry( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions. It discusses the importance of empirical research, demonstrates the process of quanititative research, and looks at the mixed method approach to sociological inquiry
Libraries, copyright, and the Internet( Visual )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 56 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
Culture( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interprets the dimensions and significance of culture to society, relating attitude to cultural understanding; and sharing within and between cultures. It defines three major dimensions of culture: ideas, norms and material culture
Social institutions religion, family and economics( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discussing the functions of social institutions in meeting society's needs and goals, this video examines religion, the family, and economic systems."--Insight Media website
Transforming America U.S. history since 1877( Visual )

9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the post-War status of American identity, freedom, and equality, the development and application of the containment policy in Europe and Asia, and the fear of communism in the Western world
Race and ethnicity( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features interviews with sociologists and others with diverse backgrounds exploring core sociological issues
Socialization( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video illustrates the forces and relationships from birth through the life span that define and shape a person's societal roles
Social stratification( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program defines social stratification, explaining how it refers to a system by which categories of people are ranked in the hierarchy. It also discusses the resources that determine life chances
Social class by Ken Lam( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes an in-depth look at social class in the United States, illuminating the relationships among wealth, power, and prestige. It differentiates among the social classes and examines the factors that determine life chances
Copyright issues online( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program begins with an overview of TEACH Act and "Fair Use" and then presents three sequences of videotaped scenarios on copyright issues followed by analysis and discussion by moderator and panelists and question and answer sessions with the audience
Social action( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interprets the relationship of social action and social movements to conflicting interests, change, and power
Formal organizations and bureaucracy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions
Gender( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, sociologists discuss how social expectations influence the behaviors associated with gender. It explains the difference between sex and gender, defining gender as a cultural phenomenon, and examines gender inequality and gender stratification
Production & cost( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the operations of a bagel shop, a cattle ranch and a timber company to explain factors of production, costs (variable, fixed, marginal, total), implicit and explicit costs, and production input and output. Illustrates mathematical and graphical development of short-run and long-run cost curves
Voices in democracy( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains due process of law and the steps taken to ensure those accused of crimes get fair trials, with particular emphasis on the fourth, fifth, sixth, and eighth amendments
Control, conflict and courseware intellectual property in online education( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how to apply conflicting intellectual property concepts, including copyright and "work for hire," to issues concerning the ownership and use of online courses developed by faculty in higher education. Through the use of scenarios, the panelists discuss how the role of faculty in developing online courses is seen differently than their role in writing textbooks or creating other works, the ownership rights of faculty vs. their institutions regarding jointly developed online courses, the rights of faculty members to take their online courses with them when they leave for positions at other universities, and the implications of allowing faculty members to sell their online courseware to competing institutions
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDallas Telecourses (Firm)

Dallas Co., Tex Instructional Television Center

Dallas County Community College District Center for Telecommunications

Dallas County Community College District Dallas Telecourses

Dallas County Community College District Dallas TeleLearning

Dallas County Community College District Instructional Television Center

Dallas TeleLearning (Firm)

Languages
English (149)