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University of Delaware University Media Services

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Works: 35 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 199 library holdings
Classifications: LB1139.5.R43, 372.4
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Most widely held works by University of Delaware
Linking literacy and play ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Play provides an important opportunity for children's literacy learning. Used together, the video, guide and readings are the basis for workshops to train teachers and parents about literacy-related play
Creating tomorrow's learner-centered environments, today! ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel of presenters in higher education administration discusses the fusion of activities and experiences in the Knowledge Age ("any time, any place, anyhow"), the next generation of fused physical and virtual spaces, and the creation of learner-centered courses
Innovation in planning for student services models that blend high touch with high tech ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the topic of Web portals, interactive chats, and call centers needed to support Web services. Viewers will also hear about the lessons learned from one-stop centers, which are driving new facilities designs and defining new job functions for student services professionals. These lessons are also shaping the services delivered via the Web. Finding the appropriate blend of "high touch" and "high tech" has become especially critical, given the importance of Web strategies to most student services models today
Got sustainability? Plan for it! making sustainability a foundation of higher education learning & practice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Videorecording of a live, interactive telecast/webcast on October 9, 2003. "This two-hour event for senior academic, operations and facilities administrators, planners, faculty, and students is designed to assist leaders in understanding: what sustainability is and its importance for a secure and civil society; The critical role of higher education in creating a sustainable world; Strategies for making sustainability a foundation of higher education learning and practice; and Their role in creating the transformative changes needed in higher education"--Society for College and University Planning Web page: http://www.scup.org/profdev/telecasts/sustainability/ (viewed on 11/6/03)
First vote ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first for and against women's suffrage in Delaware is described in words and songs
Pulong, espiritualidad oriental : [Myanmar] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Though self-deemed Buddhists, the Pulong still worship nature spirits. Dr. Abati's team observes the Pulong as they carry out their constant agricultural tasks, and witness a woman attempting to cure a sick child by trapping the spirit believed to have abandoned him"--Videodisc container
Tala andig ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the center of Mindanao, Dr. Abati's team spends time with a simple, peaceful people called the Tala-andig, which means "people of the mountains." The Tala-andig live in close contact with nature, far from the reach of technology. They survive by cultivating cassava and batata, fishing for frogs and hunting the occasional wild boar. They are very curious about the world beyond their mountains but also fear it. Missionaries don't come to their remote lands. The Tala-andig are impoverished but content with their simple way of life"--Videodisc container
Building a gift of tomorrow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gore Hall was built with a gift from Robert, Sarah and Genevieve Gore, "one of the most significant and most generous gifts in its [the University of Delaware's] entire history". President Roselle is shown making this announcement on August 8, 1995 at a ceremony honoring the Gores. A photo montage of the construction of Gore Hall is also included
Ju/'hoansi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Among the last indigenous people, the Ju/'hoansi formerly called "bushmen" stand out. The images of them shot 30 years ago by I. Eibl-Eibesfeld contrast markedly with those taken in the twenty-first century. Social change is evident. The loss of territories, the lack of game animals and the influence of missionaries are some of the factors contributing to this change. Nevertheless, the Ju/'hoansi have maintained the heart of their culture. This documentary shows the dramatic situation of this ancient hunter-gatherer society"--Videodisc container
Partners in progress growing & testing for healthy poultry ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates salmonella sampling and testing procedures utilized in a recent food quality improvement project on the Delmarva Peninsula
Los himba II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this film, Dr. Abat's team accompanies the Himba on a journey until sunset. They observe the okumakera, a ritual in which cattle's milk is offered to the local leader so he can test it before allowing others to drink. Abati's team watches the Himba's games, which point to the origin of competitive sports, and analyzes their preoccupation with body adornment, including the practice of decorating the body with a mixture of cow fat and ocher iron powder"--Videodisc container
Los himba I ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This documentary shows the first meeting of Dr. Francisco Giner Abati's team with the Himba tribe of Angola. The team observes the traditional tasks of cattle-raising culture, including the Himba's construction of huts using branches, manure and sand. Together, they celebrate a banquet preceded by a divinatin ritual, hear the sounding of an oryx horn trumpet and watch the ritual lighting of a new sacred fire"--Videodisc container
Hadza y topnaar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dr. Abati's team succeeds in finding remaining members of the Hadzabe tribe near Lake Eyasi in Tanzania. The Hadzabe, or "forest people," still carry on the way of life of ancient hunter-gatherers. The team accompanies them on the hunt and observes their special form of communication with honey birds. In the second part of the documentary, the team encounters the Topnaar tribe in the deserts of Namibia. The tribe lives next to the dry basin of the Kuiseb River and traditionally lives off the wild nara fruit, which is very well-adapted to the desert climate. The tribe's burial traditions reflect their conceptions of life"--Videodisc container
Masterpiece ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los masai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Near Oldonyo Lengai, the sacred mountain of the Masai, Dr. Abati's team is invited to participate in the initiation rituals of the tribe's young men, who, after circumcision, are converted into morani, or young warriors. During these rituals, the Masai slaughter calves and dance to the rhythms of their chants"--Videodisc container
Cambio cultural ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This expedition begins in the Hartmann Valley, close to Marienfluss and the Kunene River in Namibia. On the way to the small town of Opuwo, Dr. Abati's team participates in an omamberero feast in honor of ancestors. The traditional Himba celebrate this ritual together with those who have been acculturated by missionaries. The team also meets a bride carrying out her rite of isolation. Once in Opuwo, the team members observe the contrast between traditional Himba existence and a new market economy. This modernization, imposed in the name of progress, brings risks and new problems along with it"--Videodisc container
Los vatwa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Vatwa are a small minority group that lives in Angola and Namibia. They have given up part of their traditional cultural identity to imitate the dress and language of another tribe: the Himba. To locate the tribe, Dr. Abati's team explores northern Namibia and southern Angola. There, they find the Gambwe, another minority group of agriculturists belonging to the Nyaneka-Nkumbi group. Finally, the team finds the enigmatic Vatwa, who have a difficult time finding sources of nourishment. They have to eat trees and animals, including turtles, rejected by other tribes as a source of sustenance"--Videodisc container
Palawanos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Palawans are an autonomous, indigenous group that lives in the southern jungle of Palawan Island. The Palawans' culture and language have Austronesian origins and are related to those in northern Borneo and Mindanao. Their economy is mixed, and their social system is based on friendship and family ties. Some Palawans have not yet been converted to Christianity, and Dr. Abati's team learns the Palawans' creation myths and witnesses a remarkable ritual of gratitude to their diwata, or nature spirits"--Videodisc container
Los Tepes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Tepes are one of the lesser-known tribes of Africa because of their remote and isolated territory. Dr. Abait's team visits Tepes settlements including Lopelipeli. There, the team members observe the tribe's traditional activities: the grinding of grain, the preparation of medicine to treat malaria, the preparation of animal hides and the manufacture of necklaces and bracelets. The team also witnesses a heated fight between two brothers over an unauthorized trade"--Videodisc container
Batak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Only 500 Batak remain in the dense jungle in the center of Palawan Island. Their distinctive system of beliefs holds that nature spirits protect the plants and animals of the forest and punish those who exploit the environment. Dr. Abati's team sees Batak hunters collect ratan, honey and resin. The Batak teach the team how to use resources from the firest while respecting the environment"--Videodisc container
 
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