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Harcourt Brace College Publishers

Overview
Works: 112 works in 246 publications in 1 language and 1,219 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Drama  Filmed interviews  Film adaptations  Short films  Biographical films  Cross-cultural studies  Nonfiction films  Educational television programs  History 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PS3545.E6, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Harcourt Brace College Publishers
A worn path by Eudora Welty( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is based on a Eudora Welty short story about a 95-year-old African-American woman who undertakes a long journey into town to get medicine for her ailing grandson
Patterns of subsistence : food foragers and pastoralists( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examination of various subsistence patterns. Selected roles among the!Kung, the Mbuti and the Nuer of Africa, the Netsilik Eskimos, and the Baseri of Iran are used to illustrate patterns and relationships
Language and communication( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the ways in which language shapes or reflects reality by comparing and constrasting languages from different cultures
Sex and marriage( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines marriage and sex customs in different societies around the world
Family and household( Visual )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the concepts of family and household from a cross-cultural perspective and examines the basic function performed by these units
The nature of anthropology( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exphasizes the fundamental similarities of all members of the human race and the wide range of adaptations toward the common goals of survival
Political organization( Visual )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the four major forms of political organizations: bands, tribes, chiefdoms, and states
Culture change( Visual )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the theory that cultures change in creative and productive ways in response to both internal and external forces
Psychological anthropology( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on enculturation, the process by which culture is passed from one generation to the next. Cross-cultural examples of child-rearing, socialization, and mental illness and healing are also studied
Economic anthropology by Insight Media (Firm)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines both western and non-western economic practices and points out the importance of understanding the total integration between economic practices and the values and practices of the larger culture
Faces of culture( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents major features of cultural anthropology including subsistence patterns, organizing devices, patterns for transmission of culture, economics, political organization, social control, and culture change. The course examines methods of anthropological research and theoretical orientations. Incorporates recent ethnographic and anthropological theory, research, and applications
Future of humanity : (a dialogue) by J Krishnamurti( Visual )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides expert speculations about the positive directions of future changes, such as space exploration, expansion of human intelligence, and biomedical changes which could lengthen the human life span
The Arts( Visual )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the many kinds of art and the variety of functions it serves
Age, common interest, and stratification( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies examples of age-grading, common interests and stratification as it exists from pastorialist to modern-day society
An interview with Tillie Olsen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historian Peter Carroll interviews Tillie Olsen about her well-known short story I stand here ironing, and about the catalyst that transformed her back into a professional writer after 20 years of motherhood. Tillie also reads from her work
Faces of culture. The nature of culture( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on enculturation, the process by which culture is passed from one generation to the next. Includes cross-cultural examples of child-rearing, socialization, mental illness and healing. Discusses an ethnographic study of mental illness and the approaching death of an elderly Aymara Indian
The second X : the biology of women by Colleen M Belk( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Western perspective : a history of civilization in the West by Philip V Cannistraro( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of sustinence [sic] : food foragers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examination of various subsistence patterns. Selected roles among the!Kung, the Mbuti and the Nuer of Africa, the Netsilik Eskimos, and the Basseri of Iran are used to illustrate the patterns and relationships
Anthropology in focus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Western perspective : a history of civilization in the West
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