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Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 484 works in 836 publications in 1 language and 2,450 library holdings
Genres: History  Internet videos  Educational films  Drama  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Interviews  Case studies  Educational television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: TX335, 640.73
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Most widely held works about Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting
 
Most widely held works by Maryland Center for Public Broadcasting
Consumer survival kit by John Dorfman( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 362 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 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bartleby, the scrivener by Israel Horovitz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 96 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 56 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 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at dialects and the social judgments made about them. Briefly examines the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
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 49 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 45 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
From Socrates to Sartre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 43 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
Men, women and language( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 39 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
Language, learning, and children( Visual )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 38 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
The Inventory( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 31 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
Stocks, bonds, gold & collectibles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 31 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
Shadow and substance( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 29 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 Conflict of classes by T. Z Lavine( Visual )

6 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 26 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 )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 24 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
The Shape of language( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the problem of defining language and its components: phonology, morphology, and syntax
Mutual funds, options & commodities : an investment primer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folk way( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk artists talk about their work, how they learned their skills and changes they have seen. Includes a story-telling waterman, a riflemaker, quiltmakers, a gospel group, bluegrass singer, a screenpainter and others
The three-part man( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program covers Plato vs. the Sophists; Plato's immutable ideas vs. contemporary cultural and ethical relativism; and Plato's ethics. Included is his theory of the tripartite soul, and its relation to contemporary psychology, especially Freud
The young Hegelian ; Alienated man( Visual )

7 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 16 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
 
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