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Insight Media (Firm)

Overview
Works: 5,101 works in 7,217 publications in 2 languages and 75,734 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Documentary films  Cross-cultural studies  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed performances  Interviews  Drama  Internet videos 
Roles: Distributor, prn, Publisher
Classifications: BF637.N66, 303.482
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Most widely held works by Insight Media (Firm)
Qualitative methods( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 827 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
The spirit of dance( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 746 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
Cross-cultural communication : how culture affects communication( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 681 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
Nonverbal communication and culture( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 607 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. Demonstrates how the same gesture can be interpreted in different ways
Everyman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of the classic 15th-century morality play of the same name
Scenes from the country wife by William Wycherley( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 379 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
Downtown Dance : New York( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the creative processes, influences, and experimental instincts of a variety of New York choreographers. Features interviews with Ivy Baldwin, Trajal Harrell, and Keely Garfield. Includes performance footage by the three choreographers
Body language : cultural differences by Norine Dresser( Visual )

7 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
Introduction to critical thinking by John Chaffee( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores critical thinking. 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--from Insight Media website (www.insight-media.com)
Nursing and allied healthcare professionals : Professionalism and self-presentation( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This presentation addresses nursing and allied health professionals, and examines elements of professional behavior. The film covers communication with other health professionals, conflict management, and adherence to the chain of command. Also discussed are the value of presenting a professional appearance, the shared roles of all healthcare providers, and the importance of understanding one's professional role
Research design : the survey( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 323 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
Research ethics( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 320 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
History of nursing II : the development of a profession( Visual )

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

"This DVD 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"--Publisher's website
The sociolinguistics of language by Mary Morgan( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 305 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
Nursing and allied healthcare professionals : effective communication with patients( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores patient communication. Shows how to establish therapeutic relationships; build empathy, trust, and confidentiality; and interview and assess patients. Presents effective communication skills, examines communication issues associated with specific patient groups, discusses Erikson's Stages of Life theory, considers communication with patients in pain or at the end of life, covers cultural and religious issues, and introduces the phases of the nurse-patient relationship
Critical thinking : analyzing problems and decisions by John Chaffee( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program shows how to apply the elements of critical thinking to analyze problems and make informed decisions. It covers such topics as inductive versus deductive reasoning; the relevance of arguments; logic, logical analysis, and logical fallacies; decision analysis; and problem solving"--Publisher's website
Getting started in group psychotherapy by Digby Tantam( Visual )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 288 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
Multicultural counseling and psychotherapy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 287 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
Surviving trauma and tragedy : lessons for future physicians( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 279 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
Research design : the experiment( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains when experiment-based research is appropriate and teaches the basics of designing and conducting an experiment. It considers pros and cons of this methodology, looks at different experimental methods, and discusses sampling and data collection
 
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