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Insight Media (Firm)

Overview
Works: 5,242 works in 7,562 publications in 2 languages and 78,498 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Documentary films  History  Cross-cultural studies  Interviews  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Drama 
Roles: Distributor, prn, Other, Publisher
Classifications: AE5, 303.482
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Most widely held works by Insight Media (Firm)
The spirit of dance( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different training systems and approaches to teaching ballet, showing clips from two schools, the Cape Cod Dance Center and the Walnut Hill School. Annie Hart, producer of Ballet New England, describes Ballet New England, a company formed to give these students performing experience. Emily Hantman, a recent graduate of Walnut Hill School, describes that school's combination of arts and academic studies. Donna Silva, instructor of the Boston Ballet School, recalls her performing career with the Joffrey Ballet and the First Chamber Dance Company, and the difficulties of making a transition to teaching. Concludes with advice for aspiring dancers
Qualitative methods( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This DVD on qualitative research methods in the social sciences is presented in 4 chapters. After stating that social science research is based on studying others so that we can better understand ourselves, the video shows how researchers can construct a symbolic world to explore individual and collective meanings to determine what motivates human behavior and how individuals relate to each other in their environment. Experts Charlton McIlwain, JoEllen Fisherkeller, Erich Dietrich, and Rodney Benson explain this, as well as how this research is used by the media, advertising corporations and governments in their efforts to influence people and their behavior
Cross-cultural communication : how culture affects communication by Insight Media( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues in cross-cultural communication are examined including public behavior, taboos, power, stereotyping, time conceptualization, socialization, direct and indirect communication and high context versus low context cultures
Everyman( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Produced in conjunction with medieval literature scholar Howard Schless of Columbia University, this program presents a production of the morality play Everyman staged in period costume, highlighting the aspects of the medieval drama that appealed to 15th- and 16th-century audiences
Nonverbal communication and culture( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines nonverbal communication in different cultures. It looks at personal space; body language including gestures, inflection, eye contact, smiling and other facial expressions; and posture. It demonstrates how the same gesture can be interpreted in different ways
History of Nursing( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the evolution of nursing care into a profession. It considers the roles of nursing innovators and educators, the establishment of nursing schools, regulation and licensure, and modern issues in nursing
Scenes from the country wife by William Wycherley( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Wycherley's comedy of manners The Country Wife paints an unflattering portrait of the hypocrisy he felt infested late 17th-century London. This presents excerpts that focus on Mr. Horner's comic pursuit of Mrs. Pinchwife under the vigilant gaze of her husband
Nursing and allied healthcare professionals( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines professional behavior in healthcare settings. It discusses communication with colleagues, highlights the value of a professional appearance, explores the chain of command and professional roles, and considers standards for healthcare providers
Body language : cultural differences by Norine Dresser( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diversity specialist Norine Dresser outlines differences in behaviors among non-U.S. cultures and introduces multicultural manners. The program covers such topics as greetings, shaking hands, eye contact, smiling, embracing, and kissing; emphasizes that acceptable norms vary among cultures and examines cultural variations in eating customs
Nursing and allied healthcare professionals( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores communication with patients. It shows how to establish therapeutic relationships; build empathy, trust, and confidentiality; and interview and assess patients. The program examines communication issues associated with specific patient groups, discusses Erikson's Stages of Life theory, and introduces the nurse-patient relationship
The sociolinguistics of language by Mary M Morgan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a lecture, Dr. Mary Morgan introduces areas comprising the sociolinguistics of language: language variation, ethnography of communication, language in social context, language change, and speech act theory. Identifies the people who do the studies, linguists, anthropologists and sociologists, by their point of view. Briefly demonstrates methods used in studying different languages
Introduction to critical thinking by John Chaffee( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This DVD explores critical thinking. It covers the differences between critical and creative thinking; the characteristics of critical thinkers; the ways in which beliefs affect critical thinking; the use of language to clarify thinking; differences between fact and opinion; cause and effect; perceptions; and the uses of reports, inferences, and judgments in critical thinking
Understanding Pina : the legacy of Pina Bausch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program profiles Pina Bausch, a German performer of modern dance, a choreographer, a dance teacher and a ballet director. It explores her background, and offers insights into her creative legacy. It features interviews with dancers who worked with Bausch through the various phases of her career, including those who worked with her at the Tanztheater in Wuppertal, Germany
Getting started in group psychotherapy by Digby Tantam( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews with Digby Tantam and mock group sessions featuring Tantam, Graeme McGrath presents principles and ideas for beginning a group psychotherapy program
Research ethics( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines ethical issues in reporting and conducting research. Defines and offers examples of such reporting issues as plagiarism and falsification and fabrication of data. Explores ethical issues in research conduct, including uses of animals and such issues surrounding human research subjects as informed consent, freedom from harm, debriefing, and confidentiality. Also discusses conflicts of interest
Multicultural counseling and psychotherapy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates skills drawn from a variety of cognitive approaches, behavior therapy, behavior modification, systemic therapy, and other action-oriented approaches to counseling and psychotherapy. It is designed to help graduate students and professionals acquire new skills and improving existing ones
Research design : the survey( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to design surveys for research. Explains what a survey is, how to design and conduct a survey, and how to analyze and report the results
Surviving trauma and tragedy : lessons for future physicians( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended for students studying to be doctors, this program deals with post-traumatic stress disorder and the role of the doctor in dealing with patients suffering from PTSD. Dr. Ochberg, an expert in the field, gives a general overview of what post-traumatic stress disorder is and how it can affect different people. Actual patients, two individuals and two couples, then tell their stories after which the audience asks questions of the patients and Dr. Ochberg
At the corner of me and myself : voices of multiple social identities( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program explores the creative expressions of five performers/artists who portray the realities they find in multicultural identities, sexual orientation, and various intersections of social identity and oppression. The powerful vignettes reveal the impacts of oppression on these individuals and show how social context can define an individual."--Distributer
History of Nursing( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the development of nursing across cultures from ancient times to the 19th century. It discusses the nursing care that was provided by nuns and the military, considers the establishment of hospitals specifically dedicated to the care of the sick, and explores the contributions of Florence Nightingale to nursing history
 
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