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Dallas County Community College District

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Works: 1,330 works in 2,072 publications in 1 language and 10,195 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Science television programs  Nonfiction films  Short films  Science films 
Classifications: PN1997, 305.5
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Social class by Ken Lam( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes an in-depth look at social class in the United States, illuminating the relationships among wealth, power, and prestige. It differentiates among the social classes and examines the factors that determine life chances
Social stratification( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the stratified nature of social structure and examines different types of stratification systems throughout the world and how they developed
Culture : English takes center stage by Joel Peterson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains that various cultural practices and beliefs occur within historical and environmental contexts. Portrays cultural diversity within the United States, showing that different subcultures and cultural expressions address human needs in different ways
The Write course : an introduction to college composition( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty half-hour programs teach English composition and rhetoric from a "process" point of view. Emphasis is on audience awareness and purpose for writing. Dramatizations and mini-documentaries are used
Race and ethnicity by Donald Horne( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the difference between prejudice, discrimination and racism using historical and current examples. Explores the effects of prejudice and discrimination through the eyes of Asian, Hispanic and African American families
Socialization( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defining socialization and looking at the nature versus nurture debate, this program explains the significance of the socialization process to social development. It examines how the social environment and agencies of socialization contribute to the social construction of self
The sociological imagination( Visual )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various topics on the patterns by which humans conduct their lives
Groups and group dynamics( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of groups in society and the ways in which they affect life experiences are explored
Adolescent development by William Rudolf Long( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes that time during which physical, social and psychological changes force individuals to make the transition from childhood to adulthood. Experts discuss these major changes while visual segments illustrate the key developmental concepts that are being explained
Sociological thinking and research( Visual )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how the scientific method is applied to the study of human social life. Follows a sociologist on a research project to show methods for gathering data and the ways in which the data can be interpreted
Language by C Benton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures
Sensation and perception ; Learning by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates how information about the world is gathered by sensory receptors and transmitted and interpreted by the brain. Considers visual, chemical, and tactile receptors, and examines how the brain transforms these sensations into perceptions
Health, stress and coping( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on stress and how it affects our daily lives. Examines the link between stress and disease
Sociological perspectives( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and distinguishes the three major sociological perspectives and explains how these perspectives contribute to a critical understanding of society. It also considers tools and methods for the exploration of social issues
Deviance and social control( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deviant behavior to different societies
Am I a crook? : copyright issues on the Internet( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Intelligence( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how hard it is to define intelligence and to get experts to agree on how to measure it. Demonstrates the differnces between the intellectually gifted and the developmentally disabled. Explains what intelligence tests are designed to measure. Describes the origins of IQ tests, including some of their failures. Presents arguments about whether to measure aptitude or achievement
Sociological inquiry( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which sociologists study group behavior and addresses how these processes differ from everyday observations and conclusions. It discusses the importance of empirical research, demonstrates the process of quanititative research, and looks at the mixed method approach to sociological inquiry
Mass media by Bob Fromer( Visual )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the influence of mass media on individuals, society and culture. Shows how mass media makes the world smaller through instantaneous communication and how it helps set the national agenda
Deviance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains that behavior which comes to be known aas a deviance occurs in social, historical and cultural contexts. The deviance presented is on a continuum from minor cultural variations to behavior, including ellite deviance, that is destructive to individuals and society
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityDallas County Junior College District

Dallas Co., Tex. Community College District

DCCCD

Languages
English (138)

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