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Goldhil Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 890 works in 1,388 publications in 1 language and 41,297 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Children's films  Drama  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Case studies  History  Television series  Historical television programs 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Goldhil Video (Firm)
Little house on the prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almanzo Wilder comes to Walnut Grove with his sister Eliza-Jane, the new schoolteacher. The Ingalls decide to adopt Albert. Nels Oleson is reunited with his estranged sister. A faith healer convinces the citizens of Walnut Grove to trust him. Caroline's father discovers a talent as a storyteller while grieving after the loss of his wife. Laura and Mary are held captive by escaped convicts until Charles disarms the criminals. Albert and a friend accidentally set fire to the blind school. Almanzo asks Charles for Laura's hand in marriage but is not overjoyed when he gets his answer
The United States Constitution( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses American political science experts as well as live action and documentary photography to explain and amplify the United States Constitution
United States Bill of Rights and constitutional amendments( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bill of Rights provides the basic legal protections to ensure individual rights. These rights and all subsequent amendments are presented here in easy-to-understand language with valuable insight from distinguished experts
The Declaration of Independence by John Trumbull( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the origins of the Declaration of Independance, and discusses its significance and importance to the citizens of America
Understanding government( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the United States established three distinct branches of government - the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches. The founding fathers, formed this division to establish the principle of separation of power and maintain an internal system of checks and balances. The Senate and House of Representatives are explored. The practical realities of day-to-day congressional operation are discussed. Discover insights about both houses of Congress, including how laws are made, the power of committees, special interest groups and lobbyists
Introduction to punctuation : the end marks( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mastering punctuation requires both understanding and finesse. In this program, Mama Napoli, a crossing guard, and other savvy English authorities open a dialogue on punctuation and then skip to the end-of the sentence, that is. The use of the period in commands, in declarative sentences, and with abbreviations; the question mark in interrogative sentences and to show disbelief or sarcasm; and the exclamation point for emphasis are all discussed in detail
Understanding government : the executive branch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the powers of the President from a legal and historical point of view. Shows how past Presidents had differing opinions on executive power. Noted educators and elected officials offer insight on this important facet of American political science
Understanding government( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the United States established three distinct branches of government - the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches. The founding fathers, formed this division to establish the principle of separation of power and maintain an internal system of checks and balances. The Judicial branch is charged with watching over the supreme law of the land, the Constitution. Consists of various Federal Courts found in all 50 states and includes the highest court, the Supreme Court
Common errors. flexibility in English( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When is a noun not a noun? And is improper agreement really like wearing plaid with stripes? Part one of this program summarizes the parts of speech and then looks at the ways in which one part of speech can be used syntactically as another. In part two, tiny animated dancers and other helpers provide examples of errors in subject/verb agreement and article/noun agreement. Idiom is also addressed
Common errors. acceptable errors( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When should the red pen be wielded to the hilt, and when should writers and readers simply agree to disagree? Part one of this program deals with three unequivocal errors-sentence fragments, comma splices, and run-on sentences-and three major enemies of clarity-tense shifts, vague pronoun references, and faulty parallels. Contraction/possessive pronoun confusion is also sorted out. In part two, syntactical errors that many no longer consider unacceptable are examined: contractions, split infinitives, and dangling prepositions
Parts of speech. sentences( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one of this program completes the study of the building blocks of grammar with a thorough explanation of adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections-wow! Then, part two covers the basic rules of syntax, featuring subjects and predicates; appositive and verb phrases; direct and indirect objects; linking verbs; predicate nominatives, nouns of direct address, and appositives; dependent and independent clauses; and compound and complex sentences. Also, the egregious sentence fragment is introduced
Introduction to grammar. parts of speech( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can a noun have a number? What do demonstrative pronouns demonstrate? And is an article really an adjective? After a concise explanation of grammar and SEAE-Standard Edited American English-this program explains the ins and outs of common, proper, compound, and demonstrative nouns; personal, possessive, and demonstrative pronouns; and adjectives, including the tiny article. Singular and plural subjects are also covered. (26 minutes)
Parts of speech( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, top verb experts including the yodeling Midori sisters and a circus sideshow barker demonstrate the past, present, and future forms of the simple, perfect, progressive, and perfect progressive tenses. Conditional statements, conjugation, helping verbs, and the verbals-gerunds, infinitives, and past and present participles-are considered as well. Dangling participles and other faux pas are also explained
Punctuation potpourri( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ranging from the everyday to the esoteric, this program rounds out the study of punctuation by investigating the many functions of hyphens, apostrophes, slashes, and ellipses. Topics presented include the following: using hyphens to create compound nouns and adjectives, spell out numbers, and break lines of text; using apostrophes to form contractions, possessives, and plurals; using slashes to separate lines of poetry, offer a choice between words, and represent fractions; and using ellipses to indicate omitted text, a trailing-off of thought, and a lengthy pause. (22 minutes)
The Semicolon, colon, and dash( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filled with solid information and good advice, this program defines the rules for using the semicolon, the colon, and the dash, offering clear-cut caveats against misuse and overuse along the way. Litmus tests such as the "furthermore" test and the "and here it is" test make it easy to tell when to utilize these punctuation marks, while Thai food, spaghetti sauce, and even oatmeal with paprika spice up the numerous examples
Surrounding information : punctuation that comes in Pairs( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a talking gingerbread man and an infomercial for punctuation marks, this program demystifies the art of working with quotation marks, parentheses, and brackets. Both the basics and the finer points are covered, including when to use double quotation marks and when to use singles, the difference between quoting and paraphrasing, and how quotation marks, parentheses, and brackets interact with other forms of punctuation
The Wily comma( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program inquires into the correct handling fo the comma with section dealing with the separation, section 2 dealts with element, interjections, prepositional and participatory phrases, and independent, dependent and subordinate. Section 3 demonstrates the use of interrupters, including nouns of direct address, appositive phrases, and non-restrive clauses. Section 4 explains how to employ commas to provide emphasis and enhance clarity
Probability by Dirk Wassenaar( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What are the odds that a casino card dealer and a pair of Simon and Garfunkel wannabes know something about probability? This program begins by defining probability and sampling, experiments, simple and compound events, and sample space. Next, the formula for finding probability is analyzed, along with the composition of simple and compound events, mutually exclusive events, and complements of events. Finally, dependent and independent conditional events are discussed
Marketing planning by Peter Doyle( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True or false? "A good product will sell itself. In this program, a swashbuckling swordsman and other experts answer that question with a thorough summary of the marketing process-covering mission statements, business and marketing objectives, and market share-and the marketing plan, which addresses situational analysis and goals. The tools involved in creating a marketing plan are described as well, including the BCG matrix; strategic business units, with their stars, cash cows, question marks, and dogs; SWOT analysis; and trend analysis
The Four P's. product and pricing( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product, price, place, and promotion are the nuts and bolts of the marketing plan, and apply equally to deodorant and action figures. After a quick overview of the Four P's, this program focuses on the first two: product and price. In part one, the classification of consumer products is divided up into convenience, shopping, and specialty products, while the product life cycle is tracked from introduction to decline. Part two spotlights pricing strategies-including skim, penetration, competitive, cost-based, and target-profit approaches-and price elasticity
 
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Goldhil Video (Firm)

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English (80)