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Jordan, Peter J.

Overview
Works: 18 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 856 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Documentary films  Internet videos  Instructional films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biography  Animated films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Author
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Most widely held works by Peter J Jordan
The Abilene paradox( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the paradoxical nature of mismanaged agreement, describes symptoms of the paradox, probes the reasons behind the behavior and offers strategies for eliminating collective decision-making confusion
The Power of listening( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Office workers spend 40% of their time listening to others. This program can help them become active listeners by introducing techniquews that overcome listening blocks and increase retention
The Abilene paradox( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Management consultant Jerry B. Harvey illustrates the paradoxical nature of mismanaged agreement, describes symptoms of the paradox, probes the reasons behind the behavior, and offers strategies for eliminating collective decision-making confusion
Cognitive development by CRM Productions( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses animation to explain Piaget's theory of cognitive development (maturational stages of development) and live action to examine Dr. Siegfried Engelmann's behaviorist view of intellectual development
A New look at motivation. by Peter J Jordan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the way people perceive their work place by drawing an analogy between the impact of eather on people and the impact of organizational climate on workers
Left in Baghdad( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After losing his left arm to an IED while serving in Iraq, American soldier Ross Graydon spends six months rehabilitation at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center. This documentary follows Ross as he returns with his wife and daughter to their home in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky. Ross resumes civilian life, never letting his new physical limitations affect his happy-go-lucky attitude. We see Ross outfitted with a new lifelike prosthetic arm, recounting his Army experiences with his daughter's school class and with fellow veterans, experiencing newfound victories like learning how to maneuver a slice of pizza with a mechanical hand and optimistically planning for the future by enrolling in college ..."--Container
Aging( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines some popular, yet commonly mistaken attitudes toward the aged and their place in society. Discusses two major theories on the aged--the activity theory and the disengagement theory--and the research being done by Bernice Neugarten, Robert Havinghurst, and Sheldon Tobin, of the University of Chicago
Communicating non-defensively( Visual )

in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a series of vignettes to illustrate common examples of defensive behavior. Explains how to respond non-defensively as a means to improve relationships with subordinates and superiors. Designed to aid both the giver and the receiver of criticism in understanding the other person's point of view
Problem-solving strategies( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how to solve problems involving time, ratios, formulas and geometric shapes by using various methods such as graphs, diagrams, formulas, logical reasoning, and even guessing
Conflict on the line, a case study( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional case study in management involving a conflict between an employee and a supervisor. Shows the attempts of their manager to deal with the situation, and encourages viewers to develop their own strategies for managing conflicts
Performance appraisal( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how and why managers make subjective performance appraisals, the negative impact these can have on employee morale and productivity, and the link between effective performance appraisals and effective management performance
Legacy : the leadership challenge 20th anniversary DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstration of transformational leadership models for managers and staff
Managing stress( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights some of the causes of stress and shows some steps to reduce stress
The attitude virus : curing negativity in the workplace( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how negative behaviors on the part of managers and employees can cause bad attitudes affecting teamwork and productivity. Gives examples and provides solutions
Accountability toolkit : government version( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes a person accountable? These days, when everyone seems to have a different idea of what "accountability" means, it's hard to know. But when you simply look at it from the perspective of what it takes to be a person others can count on, certain specific behaviors emerge. This Toolkit contains video clips that illustrate these behaviors in a variety of workplace settings. They can be shown to make key points in meetings and presentations, or used as content for internal courses you are building
Language development( Visual )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through an animated sequence, the film illustrates each stage in the child's language development and some of its important features
Reward and punishment by Peter Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses principles underlying the two major influences in human development, reward and punishment, and guidelines for their use in developing new behaviors or changing existing behaviors of young children
Group tyranny and the gunsmoke phenomenon( Visual )

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

Dr. Jerry B. Harvey dispels the myth that group tyranny, or peer pressure, is a root cause of our actions. Individuals in groups do things they would never do alone, not because of peer pressure, but due to their instinctive fear of isolation from the group
 
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