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Coast Community College District

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Works: 1,462 works in 3,318 publications in 1 language and 9,979 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Drama  Educational television programs  Nonfiction films  Interviews  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Coast Community College District
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Patterns of subsistence : food foragers and pastoralists ( visu )
36 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
The concept of food production and its impact upon the organization of society is explored. Included are the concept of land ownership, specialization of labor, social stratification and the advent of formal government. The Mexican Yucatan Maya, Melanesian agriculturalists and an Afghanistan village are used as examples
Faces of culture ( visu )
33 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to cultural anthropology. The nature, origins, and diversity of cultures are discussed. The relationships between religion, personality, art, language and culture are explored. Methods of grouping within culture, common forms of political organization, economic and social stratification, and subsistence patterns are other aspects discussed
Personality ( visu )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Examines various theories about personality types. Presents leading schools of personality theory, including psychoanalytic, social-learning, humanistic, and behavioral. Reviews contributions of Freud, Horney, Adler, and Jung to the development of a psychodynamic approach to personality, and Bandura's combination of cognitive and behavioral approaches. Investigates the five-factor trait model of personality, showing how twin studies indicate a consistency in personality traits. Shows use of PET scans to investigate a biological component of personality
The Nature of culture ( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The definition of culture is explored through contrasting traditional societies with modern societies. Western society and its symbolic systems are contrasted wth the!Kung Tribe, the Txukarrame of the Amazon and the Boran of Kenya
Language and communication ( visu )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Shows how language, the primary means of human communication, is expressed in the sounds and movements of every culture to express feelings and aspirations
Political organization by Bell & Howell Co( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Profiles the four major forms of political organizations, bands, tribes, chiefdoms, and states
Religion and magic ( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Explores the relationship between religion and culture. While all cultures exhibit some religious practices and beliefs, the forms taken are diverse. The animism practiced by American Indians, the mixture of ancient religion and Roman Catholicism among the Highland Maya, the ritual of Eka Dasa Rudra among the Balinese and successful and unsuccessful modern movements serve to illustrate the thesis
Science & culture in the Western tradition : sources and interpretations ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A reader designed to explore the most significant scientific activities of an historic period in a cultural context
Memory : fabric of the mind by Lois McMaster Bujold( visu )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Examines the symptoms and possible causes of schizophrenia, related disorders and ways to help patients cope with their diseases
How cultures are studied ( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
The nature and difficulties encountered in anthropological field work are explored. Napolean Chagnon is both writer and guide to his 1970's field work among the Yanomamo Indians of Venezuela illustrating his understanding of cultural relativism and his employment of participant observation
Economic anthropology by Insight Media (Firm)( visu )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Examines both western and non-western economic practices and points out the importance of understanding the total integration between economic practices and the values and practices of the larger culture. Various cultural systems for the distribution of limited goods and services are examined, from equal distribution of goods among the!Kung to the balanced reciprocity among the Yanomama and the Trobriand Islanders; from barter among the Mendi to the market place in Afghanistan
Culture change by Michael Maynard( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Studies the theory that cultures change in creative and productive ways in response to both internal and external forces. Examples of cultural change are drawn from New Guinea, India, Pakistan and selected tribes in the Amazon Basin
Motivation by Robert E Griswold( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Explores the question: Why do we think and behave as we do?
Sex & marriage by Jack W Provonsha( visu )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
This program examines marriage and sex customs in different societies around the world
Sensation and perception ; Learning by Philip G Zimbardo( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Illustrates how information about the world is gathered by sensory receptors and transmitted and interpreted by the brain. Considers visual, chemical, and tactile receptors, and examines how the brain transforms these sensations into perceptions
The nature of anthropology ( visu )
19 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Exphasizes the fundamental similarities of all members of the human race and the wide range of adaptations toward the common goals of survival
The neuron and neural transmission ( visu )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia
Chinese brush painting : an instructional guide by Ning Yeh( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Child's play by Calif.) Community School of Performing Arts (Los Angeles( visu )
13 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The role, function's and types of play are examined. Discusses play as a means of learning to solve problems as well as a form of self- expression. Presents theoretical approaches developed by Mildreu, Parten, Paiget, and Smilansky
Annual report of the chancellor by Coast Community College District( serial )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
California Community Colleges. Coast Community College District
Coast Community Colleges
Languages
English (333)
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