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Beaty, Sally

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Most widely held works by Sally Beaty
Earth revealed( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a broad introduction to basic elements of the study of geology
Stressed to the limit( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If a stressful day can make us sick, how does stress get under the skin? This lesson seeks answers, exploring various topics of health psychology, including the fight-or-flight response, lymphocytes, cytokines, heart disease, and the psychosocial lure of cigarette smoking. Cancer survivor, Cindy Lauren and her support group, are a window for discussion of important issues such as control, social support, resilience, and the search for meaning"--Container
Going to extremes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Myers refers to depression as the "common cold of psychological disorders." This program looks at the two major categories of mood disorders - depression and bipolar disorder - and at the cluster of psychoses known as schizophrenia. The very personal experiences of psychologists Kay Redfield Jamison, author of The Unquiet Mind, and Stephen Hinshaw, author of The Years of Silence are Past, adds a significant dimension to the experience and understanding of these illnesses. Part of the Inside Out Series
Endless questions critical thinking and research( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's our nature to ask questions about ourselves and the world around us. But finding answers requires more than intuition and common sense. This lesson asks the question, Does happiness lead to good health? then probes for answers using the multiple methods at a researcher's disposal: case study, survey, naturalistic observation, correlational studies and controlled experiments
Thinking and language( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores ways in which the most concrete evidence of our ability to think is our use of language. Features Daniel Kahneman discussing his research in cognitive psychology and linguist Noam Chomsky explaining the principles of language acquisition. Also presents Susan Curtiss discussing the story of "Genie," a young girl who did not learn language due to the neglect and abuse of her parents
Different strokes nurture and human diversity( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role environment/nurture plays in developing who we are. Examines the influence of the prenatal environment, peer groups, and the power of culture as well as how prejudices and stereotypes shape our attitudes
Getting it together( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until recent decades, people with psychological disorders were often confined to institutions and treated in ways that look appalling by today's standards, because little was known about how to treat them. Program examines psychological and biomedical therapies, and combined approaches that are proving successful in treating mental illness
The human condition( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A telecourse that takes a close, personal look at many of the most prevalent issues in health and health care today
Age happens by Sally Beaty( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do people grow old? Is it possible to slow down the aging process? These questions may one day be answered. But for now, the inevitability that each person will grow old is the one thing that all human beings have in common. This video focuses on the psychological and physiological aspects of aging, and factors that assist older people in maintaining their health and functional independence
Web of addiction( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates current research about chemical use and abuse and the nature of addiction and dependency, whatever the substance. Includes personal testimony of affected individuals and examines treatments and other interventions that are having success, from the professional, patient and family points of view
The examined life introduction to philosophy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers in-depth analysis of the wisdom of the western world. Studies the "great questions" that have intrigued philosophers from antiquity to the present. Using writings of past philosophers and interviews with more than 50 contemporary thinkers, these episodes underscore how these classic questions still reverberate in society today
Inside out( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 22 curriculum-aligned lessons with time-coded indexed review segments. Additional segments, called "Find out more," correlates to each video lesson. Contains integrated eContent for use within most major course management systems
A great mystery( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses consciousness, a frequently debated topic in psychology. Neuroscience researchers debate the mystery of consciousness, and investigate awareness, circadian rhythms, sleep and dreams, and sleep disorders, including recent discoveries about narcolepsy
Evolution through time Minerals( Visual )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st program chronicles the development of life on Earth. The 2nd program covers the origins, classifications and uses of minerals
The enduring self : personality( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The classroom avenger on a deadly rampage, couples who discover their incompatibility after marriage, recruiters seeking applicants with a rare combination of traits - all reflect the range of issues that fall within the scope of personality from traditional perspectives before focusing on contemporary research: the big five personality traits, personality inventories, and Albert Bandura's social-cognitive perspective."--Container
Weighing in the problems of obesity( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how poor food choices and an increasingly sedentary lifestyle combine to contribute to a dramatic increase in obesity in America. Explores the link between obesity and the risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoarthritis, and certain types of cancer. Identifies successful and unsuccessful weight loss approaches, following the experiences of two people who are maintaining weight loss after decades of failed attempts
Taking the lead the management revolution( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides 26 lessons for management, including remarks from experienced managers and professors from business schools. Describes theories, definitions, and mechanics of traditional and new aspects of management. Explains corporate behavior, global competition, global organization and responses of social and ethical issues
The most amazing machine neuroscience and behavior( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lesson plunges into the expanding field of neuroscience and the biology behind behavior, exploring how areas of the brain and brain chemistry can alter mood and cognition. Pioneering researchers discuss their role in the first split-brain surgeries, and a 20 year-old stroke survivor receives a breakthrough treatment to regain use of his affected arm
Inside out( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 22-part series which offers a comprehensive introduction to psychology that goes beyond key concepts and principles to provide learners an up-to-date look at the evolving world of psychological science
Framework for democracy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States has one of the highest violent crime rates in the world. It is not surprising, therefore, that many citizens have strong opinions about the rights of the accused. When a person accused of a crime is set free because of a legal "technicality, there are those who feel that the rights of the accused are being given greater weight than the rights of society and the victims of crime. In this film, lawyers, former judges, legal scholars, and prison officials discuss the importance of safeguarding the rights of the accused, especially in light of the difficulty in achieving a balance between individual and collective rights and responsibilities
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Beatty, Sally V.

Beatty, Sally V. (Sally VanDenburgh)

Beaty, Sally V.

Beaty, Sally V. (Sally VanDenburgh)

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