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Author: Jane ElliottWilliam PetersCharlie CobbYale University. Films.Consortium of Public Television Stations.All authors
Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by PBS Video, ©1999.
Series: Frontline.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1970 Jane Elliott, a public school teacher in Iowa, divided her all-white third-graders into blue and brown-eyed groups for a lesson in discrimination. On successive days, each group was treated as inferior and subjected to discrimination. This documentary reunites the teacher and class after 15 years to relate the enduring effects of their experiment.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Elliott; William Peters; Charlie Cobb; Yale University. Films.; Consortium of Public Television Stations.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 48188171
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Previously broadcast as a segment of the PBS television program Frontline.
Date from container. Video produced in 1985?
"FRON-309K"--Container.
Credits: Director of photography, Lloyd Freidus ; film editor, David Hanser.
Performer(s): Host, Judy Woodruff.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Frontline.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Yale University Films for Frontline ; produced for the Documentary Consortium by WGBH-Boston ; produced and directed by William Peters ; written by William Peters, Charlie Cobb.

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In 1970 Jane Elliott, a public school teacher in Iowa, divided her all-white third-graders into blue and brown-eyed groups for a lesson in discrimination. On successive days, each group was treated as inferior and subjected to discrimination. This documentary reunites the teacher and class after 15 years to relate the enduring effects of their experiment.

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