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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

Overview
Works: 250 works in 621 publications in 1 language and 10,930 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Educational films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Historical films  Television interviews  Classification 
Roles: prn, Producer
Classifications: BL304, 291.13
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Publications about Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc
Publications by Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc
Most widely held works by Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth : with Bill Moyers by Joseph Campbell( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
The world of abnormal psychology by Alvin H Perlmutter( visu )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 603 libraries worldwide
A video series that covers the spectrum of psychological disorders from simple stress to paranoid schizophrenia. In documentary style, therapists, physicians, and researchers weave their commentary on causal factors, treatments and prognoses around the patients' own stories. "See how people with diagnosed psychological disorders actually behave. Case studies, enriched with commentary from experts, help demystify the biological, psychological, and environmental causes of dysfunctional behavior. The series explores theory and practice in the treatment of the mentally ill, covering multiple approaches."--Container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
When celebrated scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a discussion about his life's work, the nation was captivated. The series brought Campbell's theories into popular culture and led to a bestselling companion book. Includes six episodes
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
"Long before medieval knights charged off to slay dragons, tales of heroic adventures were an integral part of all world cultures. Campbell challenges everyone to see the presence of a heroic journey in his or her own life"--Container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
"Campbell discusses the importance of accepting death as rebirth as in the myth of the buffalo and the story of Christ, the rite of passage in primitive societies, the role of mystical Shamans, and the decline of ritual in today's society "--Container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
"Campbell discusses the role of sacrifice in myth, which symbolizes the necessity for rebirth. He also talks about the significance of sacrifice -- in particular, a mother's sacrifice for her child, and the sacrifice to the relationship in marriage -- and stresses the need for every one of us to find our sacred place in the midst of today's fast-paced, technological world"--Container
Great tales in Asian art ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
"Twenty-five years ago, renowned scholar Joseph Campbell sat down with veteran journalist Bill Moyers for a series of interviews that became one of the most enduringly popular programs ever aired on PBS. In dialogues that adroitly span millennia of history and far-flung geography, the two men discuss myths as metaphors for human experience and the path to transcendence, touching on topics as diverse as world religion, heroic figures, and pop culture. Now featuring newly recorded introductions by Bill Moyers, this series demonstrates that, despite superficial differences between cultures, all stories are humanity's story."--Back of container
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The fifth of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Campbell talks about romantic love, beginning with the 12th century troubadours, and addresses questions about the image of woman, as goddess, virgin, Mother Earth
The Public mind : image and reality in America ( visu )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Examines the impact on democracy of our mass culture whose basic information comes from image-making, the media, public opinion polls, public relations and propaganda
The Truth about lies ( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Examines how deception has influenced some major events in the 20th century and how self-deception shapes our personal lives and the public mind. Investigates reasons why deception is used and recounts historical events to illustrate the consequences. Focuses on the Bay of Pigs, the war in Vietnam, Watergate, and the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger
Behavior disorders of childhood ( visu )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
This program focuses on three types of children's disorders: developmental, primarily autism; disruptive, including ateention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder; and emotional, primarily separation anxiety disorder
Callanetics by Callan Pinckney( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Callan Pinckney demonstrates her innovative deep-muscle exercise technique
Personality disorders by University of Sheffield( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
A program director at Valley Psychiatric Hospital defines personality disorder and talks about specific disorders
The primal mind by Jamake Highwater( visu )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Incorporates scenic views, still photographs, and vintage footage, including black and white stills, in examining the contrasts between traditional native American concepts and European-based American cultures. Focuses on differences related to art, nature, architecture, and time
Illusions of news ( visu )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Examines the impact of the visual image on news and poitics in the electing of Presidents and the governing of America. Discusses changing values in journalism, including the increasing monopolization of the media and the use of pictures over ideas by television news
Anxiety disorders by Jamie A Dyce( visu )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Examines two of the most common anxiety disorders: panic with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder. Also describes successful therapeutic treatment of the disorders
 
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Perlmutter, Inc.
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English (151)
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