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Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 514 works in 800 publications in 1 language and 2,749 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Television adaptations  Case studies  Interviews 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: TX335, 640.73
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Most widely held works by Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting
Consumer survival kit by John Dorfman ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new consumer survival kit : adapted from the series produced by the Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting by Richard George ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herman Melville's Bartleby, the scrivener by Israel Horovitz ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Melville's sardonic and symbolic story of a copyist at a Wall Street law firm who refuses to conform, responding to all requests with, "I prefer not to." Autobiographical in its despair over the public's failure to understand the writer, prophetic in its foreshadowing of 20th-Century Absurdism, "Bartleby the Scrivener" provides a window into the work of Melville and a convincing argument that he may be at his best in the short story medium
Chesapeake planter a dialogue on early American farming ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visits a restored colonial farm where a couple in traditional costumes reenacts some of the tasks of 18th century farm life. Hosts, Larry Lewman and Burt Kummerow describe agricultural and domestic chores and tools of the era
Communities of speech ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at dialects and the social judgments made about them. Briefly examines the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
From Socrates to Sartre ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Thelma Z. Lavine presents thirty lectures dealing with philosophies of the western world throughout history. The discussions are centered around the contributions of Plato, Descartes, Hume, Hegel, Marx, and Sartre
Wall $treet Week with Louis Rukeyser an investment primer I : stocks, bonds and gold ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Rukeyser, along with some of the nation's top specialists on stocks, bonds and gold, provide explanations to some of the investing basics
The Battered woman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Seven women who have suffered, and in some cases continue to suffer, physical abuse from their husbands reveal their lives in gripping detail in this program"--Container
Men, women and language ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social psychologist Jean Berko Gleason and neurologist Richard Restak comment on the biological or cultural origins of the differences in the ways men and women use the English language, and suggest both advantages and drawbacks to modifying our current practices
The Inventory ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses colonial inventory records and exact detail to depict the life of the lower middle class subsistence farmer in Maryland in the mid-18th century
Language, learning, and children ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children's language learning is demonstrated and analyzed, including the acquisition of speech, the ability to use language in a social setting, and reading skills
Stocks, bonds, gold & collectibles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host Louis Rukeyser discusses the fundamentals of stocks, bonds, gold and collectibles with six of the country's leading stock market specialists
The Conflict of classes by T. Z Lavine ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lavine discusses Marx's theory of historical materialism. Program includes Marx's concepts of the economic foundations of society, ideology, and the dialectic of historical change, and his views on the historical development of economic relations between the classes
And baby makes two ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews five women who, for various reasons, are single mothers. They discuss how they cope with the financial and emotional demands, the need for male role models, etc. Includes comments from psychologists and other professionals
Shadow and substance ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lavine briefly outlines Plato's political philosophy. She then discusses how it was developed by exploring his theory of knowledge and his metaphysics. She concludes by summing up his political philosophy as the absolute rule by the well bred few who have the best knowledge
The Shape of language ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the problem of defining language and the various forms of communication
Bartleby, the scrivener ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic adaptation of the Melville play provides a story of a copyist at a Wall Street law firm who refuses to conform
The young Hegelian Alienated man ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21. Lavine presents a biographical sketch of Karl Marx, and discusses the Young Hegelians and Marx's role in that organization. 22. Lavine discusses Marx's philosophy of man's economic alienation as presented at the Paris Manuscripts of 1844 and The German ideology. Program concludes with a brief biographical sketch of Friedrich Engels, Marx's collaborator
Christmas, 1783 Annapolis, Maryland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This glimpse of the Christmas season of 1783 reconstructs many details of daily life of that time. The costumes, hairstyles, and settings were researched from contemporary paintings and original manuscripts in the collection of the Maryland Historical Society. The film demonstrates that while settings and fashions have changed profoundly, man's basic attitudes toward life have changed very little
The Rhyme and reason of politics ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the use of language as a persuasive device in political oratory and rhetoric
 
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