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Democracy in America

Author: Ira H KlugermanRuth PollakRenee PoussaintBeth DembitzerMartin ToubAll authors
Publisher: S. Burlington, Vt. : Annenberg/CPB, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Atlas : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This series is a course for high school civics teachers covers topics of civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions recommended by The Civics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress developed by the U.S. Department of Education.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Atlas, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ira H Klugerman; Ruth Pollak; Renee Poussaint; Beth Dembitzer; Martin Toub; Brad White; Stephen L Rain; Educational Film Center (Annandale, Va.); Annenberg/CPB.
OCLC Number: 56974621
Credits: Executive producers: Ira H. Klugerman, Ruth Pollak ; producer/writer, Beth Dembitzer, Martin Toub, Brad White ; project director, Stephen L. Rain.
Performer(s): Hosted by Renee Poussaint.
Description: 4 videodiscs (ca. 480) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Disc 1. Programs: 1-4: Citizenship, making government work --
The Constitution: fixed or flexible? --
Federalism: U.S. v. the States --
Civil liberties: safeguarding the individual ; Disc 2. Programs: 5-8: Civil Rights: demanding equality --
Legislatures, laying down the law --
The modern Presidency: tools of power --
Beaureaucy: a controversial necessity ; Disc 3. Programs 9-12: The courts: our rule of law --
The media: inside story --
Public opinion: voice of the people --
Political parties: mobilizing agents ; Disc 4. Programs 13-15: Elections: the maintenance of democracy --
Interest group: organizing to influence --
Global politics: U.S.A. and the world.
Responsibility: a production of the Educational Film Center.

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This series is a course for high school civics teachers covers topics of civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions recommended by The Civics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress developed by the U.S. Department of Education.

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