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Dallas TeleLearning (Firm)

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Works: 282 works in 431 publications in 1 language and 2,498 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: H61, 301
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Exploring society ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploring society is an introductory, college-level Sociology course that replaces Sociological Imagination. Stories and situations are used to dramatize the human conflicts at the core of all sociological issues. Each program features interviews with sociologists and other experts who have been chosen for their individual expertise, as well as for the diverse backgrounds, approaches and viewpoints they bring to this production. Specific voice-over narration is used throughout each lesson to reinforce key points. Each video program is divided into segments that may be used as stand-alone modules on specific topics
Deviance and social control ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores the theory regarding behavior which violates well-established social norms. The focus is on the association of deivant behavior to different societies
Sociological perspectives ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 92 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
Sociological inquiry ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 66 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
Libraries, copyright, and the Internet ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses application of intellectual property law in a library setting, when to restrict patron access to electronic resources, and liability for copyright violations
Culture ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines cultural diversity, interaction, and conflict in the United States, focusing on the Subcultures of Cajuns, Chinese Americans, and Cherokee Indians
Social institutions religion, family and economics ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discussing the functions of social institutions in meeting society's needs and goals, this video examines religion, the family, and economic systems."--Insight Media website
Race and ethnicity ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features interviews with sociologists and others with diverse backgrounds exploring core sociological issues
Social class ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 47 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
Copyright issues online ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program begins with an overview of TEACH Act and "Fair Use" and then presents three sequences of videotaped scenarios on copyright issues followed by analysis and discussion by moderator and panelists and question and answer sessions with the audience
Social stratification ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program defines social stratification, explaining how it refers to a system by which categories of people are ranked in the hierarchy. It also discusses the resources that determine life chances
Socialization ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 41 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
Formal organizations and bureaucracy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 40 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
Transforming America U.S. history since 1877 ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This series takes students to the places where American history happened and gives voice to the people who lived there. Each of the 26 episodes shows how the strengths of the medium - sight and sound, color and motion - carry us into the human stories of choice and consequence that bring history to life
Social action ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interprets the relationship of social action and social movements to conflicting interests, change, and power
Gender ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program, sociologists discuss how social expectations influence the behaviors associated with gender. It explains the difference between sex and gender, defining gender as a cultural phenomenon, and examines gender inequality and gender stratification
Control, conflict and courseware intellectual property in online education ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines how to apply conflicting intellectual property concepts, including copyright and "work for hire," to issues concerning the ownership and use of online courses developed by faculty in higher education. Through the use of scenarios, the panelists discuss how the role of faculty in developing online courses is seen differently than their role in writing textbooks or creating other works, the ownership rights of faculty vs. their institutions regarding jointly developed online courses, the rights of faculty members to take their online courses with them when they leave for positions at other universities, and the implications of allowing faculty members to sell their online courseware to competing institutions
Production & cost ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the operations of a bagel shop, a cattle ranch and a timber company to explain factors of production, costs (variable, fixed, marginal, total), implicit and explicit costs, and production input and output. Illustrates mathematical and graphical development of short-run and long-run cost curves
Imperfect competition ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video takes a look at advertising competition
Staying the course retaining online students ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Program explores how to improve retention before and after students enroll. It covers such topics as evaluating and training faculty for online teaching, designing online courses to accommodate students' different learning styles, recruiting and training mentors to facilitate online learning, technical support, and faculty role in providing academic support
 
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controlled identity Dallas Telecourses (Firm)

Dallas County Community College District. Dallas TeleLearning
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English (86)