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|Genre/Form:||Documentary television programs
Public affairs television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Bill D Moyers; Harry A Blackmun; Mortimer Jerome Adler; William J Brennan; Ronald Dworkin; Sandra Day O'Connor; Lewis F Powell; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.); Public Affairs Television (Firm); Athena (Firm); Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Wayne Ewing Films.; et al
|Language Note:||Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.|
|Notes:||Title from container.
Originally broadcast on PBS in 1987.
Each program is ca. 57 min.
Accompanying viewer's guide includes questions to consider; a glossary of constitutional buzzwords; and articles on preserving the document, the history of judicial review, and the Constitution's international influence.
"Episodes 3 and 9 [are] a production of Public Affairs Television in association with Wayne Ewing Films"--Container.
Bonus DVD features: updates on the participants and issues and a biography of Bill Moyers.
|Performer(s):||Host, Bill Moyers.|
|Target Audience:||Rating: Not rated.|
|Description:||4 videodiscs (ca. 627 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 viewer's guide (13 p. ; 15 cm.)|
|Details:||DVD, full screen presentation (4x3); Dolby digital stereo.|
|Contents:||Disc 1. Episode 1. In the beginning ; Episode 2. Mr. Justice Blackmun ; Episode 3. Mortimer Adler : teaching the Constitution --
Disc 2. Episode 4. Mr. Justice Brennan ; Episode 5. Ronald Dworkin : the changing story ; Episode 6. God and the Constitution --
Disc 3. Episode 7. Strictly speaking ; Episode 8. Justice Sandra Day O'Connor ; Episode 9. For the people --
Disc 4. Episode 10. 1987 v. the Constitution ; Episode 11. Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr.
|Other Titles:||In search of the Constitution (Television program)|
|Responsibility:||directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc.|