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Corporation for Community College Television

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Works: 759 works in 1,892 publications in 2 languages and 6,355 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Instructional films  Educational television programs  Instructional television programs  Nonfiction films  Nonfiction television programs  Popular works  Drama  Literature  Poetry 
Roles: Producer
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Most widely held works by Corporation for Community College Television
The Mechanical universe ... and beyond( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A visually splendid introductory physics course, [this series] combines computer graphics and reenactments of the history of science with introductory lectures by David L. Goodstein of Caltech. This adventure of the mind traces the interaction of ideas from Aristotle to Einstein to explain the theories of Copernicus, Kepler, and Newton."--Container
Earth revealed by James Sadd( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[S]hows the physical and scientific processes that shape our planet. From earthquakes and volcanoes to the creation of sea-floor crusts and shifting river courses, this series offers stunning visuals that explain plate tectonics and other geologic concepts and principles."--Container
The Mechanical universe by Don Cupitt( Visual )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the series of the same title, this program touches on various aspects of physics
Conservation of momentum by David L Goodstein( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explains and demonstrates the law of conservation of momentum. The second explains and demonstrates the law of simple harmonic motion
Literary visions( Visual )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preview of highlights from the "Literary Visions" program series. Contents notes listed below are excerpted from the full-length programs
Resonance by Robert Caldwell( Visual )

30 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and demonstrates the law of resonance
Moving in circles ; Fundamental forces by David L Goodstein( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program demonstrates how a body in uniform circular motion has both constant speed and constant acceleration. The second program discusses the four fundamental forces that explain all the physical phenomena of nature, the strong and the weak nuclear forces and the electrical and gravitational forces
The Mechanical universe-- and beyond( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to classical mechanics, electricity and magnetism, relativity, waves and optics, heat and thermodynamics, and modern physics. The second semester of a college-level telecourse in physics. Uses computer animation sequences, historical reenactments, and close-up photography of experiments
The Magnetic field ; Vector fields and hydrodynamics by Peter F. (producer) Buffa( Visual )

20 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of the relationship between an electric current and the magnetic field it produces, the law of Biot and Sarvart, the force between electric currents, and Ampere's law (1st title) ; discussion of differences between electric fields and magnetic fields and how both can be better understood by analogy to fields of fluid flow (2nd title)
Electromagnetic induction ; Alternating current by Peter F. (producer) Buffa( Visual )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program discusses the discovery of electromagnetic induction which created an important breakthrough in the generation of electric power. The second program discusses the way in which electromagnetic induction makes it possible to generate alternating current while transformers make it practical to distribute it over long distances
Vectors by David L Goodstein( Visual )

22 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 5, Vectors, deals with the issues addressed by physics: why, how much, where, and which way. Program 6, Newton's laws, covers Newton's contribution to the laws of force, mass, and acceleration. Uses computer animation sequences, historical reenactments, and close-up photography of experiments
Kepler's 3 laws ; The Kepler problem by Leonard David Goodstein( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explains Kepler's three laws of ellipses, equal areas and harmony. The second program discusses Newton's understanding and explanation of Kepler's laws
Angular momentum by David L Goodstein( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explains and demonstrates Kepler's law of angular momentum. The second program explains and demonstrates the effect of torque on a spinning object and how gyroscopes function
Integration by David L Goodstein( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 7, Integration, deals with Newton's and Leibniz conclusion that differentiation and integration are inverse processes. Program 8, The apple and the moon, covers Newton's discovery that gravity describes the force between any two particles in the universe. Uses computer animation sequences, historical reenactments, and close-up photography of experiments
Conservation of energy ; Potential energy by David L Goodstein( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program discusses the fact that energy is never created or destroyed and is always conserved. The second program further develops the principle of conservation of energy with emphasis on potential energy
The Electric field ; Capacitance & potential( Visual )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1987 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program discusses Michael Faraday's work with the electric field, Gauss' law and the conservation of flux. The second program discusses the theory of electric charge and electric force, including the work of Benjamin Franklin
Entropy ; Low temperatures by David L Goodstein( Visual )

23 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program discusses the work of Carnot on engines, and the second law of thermodynamics. The second program discusses the research on and laws of temperature, and the effects of temperature on the states of matter
Static electricity by David L Goodstein( Visual )

19 editions published between 1976 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program enters the world of electricity and magnetism, and goes on to 20th-century discoveries of relativity and quantum mechanics. The second program discusses Coulomb's law and the principles of static electricity
The New literacy : an introduction to computers( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series presenting a comprehensive overview of the computer, data processing terminology, computer applications and typical computing environments. Guest computer experts help place textbook knowledge in a real-world setting
Gravity, electricity & magnetism ; The Millikan experiment by David L Goodstein( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program demonstrates the laws of gravity, electricity and magnetism. The second program traces the development of Robert Millikan's oil drop experiment in which he measured the electric charge of the electron
 
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