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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

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Works: 271 works in 577 publications in 1 language and 12,714 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Classification  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Case studies  Folklore 
Roles: 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 2010 in English and held by 2,433 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
The world of abnormal psychology ( visu )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 710 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
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 475 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 )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 439 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
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
The third of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. 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
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 371 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 by Bill D Moyers( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 332 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
Consuming images by Bill D Moyers( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Explores how television, posters, and all types of advertisements have created behavior patterns for daily decision making, and expectations. Discusses how visual media is used to affect behavior patterns and creates a reality of its' own
The Truth about lies ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Examines how deception has influenced major events of the recent past 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 )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Visits families of youngsters with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and autism. In addition, experts in child development and psychology discuss how to differentiate abnormal behavior from developmental stages
The primal mind by Jamake Highwater( visu )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Incorporates scenic views, still photographs, and vintage footage in examining the contrasts between traditional native American concepts and European-based American cultures. Focuses on differences related to art, nature, architecture, and time
Personality disorders ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
This program identifies 11 personality disorders and concentrates on four: narcissistic, antisocial, borderline, and obsessive-compulsive
Callanetics by Callan Pinckney( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Callan Pinckney demonstrates her deep-muscle exercise technique designed to improve posture and tone the entire body through a series of small, gentle, precise motions, consistently applied
Great tales in Asian art ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance
Illusions of news ( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Examines the impact of the visual image on news and politics 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. Includes interviews with Leslie Stahl, Michael Deaver, Ben Bagdikian, and William Schnieder
Leading questions ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
In the hands of campaign consultants, sophisticated techniques of market research become tools of political persuasion. "Leaders" find out what we think so they can tell us that's what they think, too. Emotional visuals appeal to an increasingly indifferent society. The public "debate" becomes a meaningless theatrical "event."
Psychotherapies ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Allows viewers to "sit-in" on five distinctly different kinds of psychotherapy: psycho-dynamic, cognitive-behavioral, Gestalt, couples, and group
The schizophrenias ( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Explores what it's like to live with schizophrenia, the factors believed to contribute to its onset, and what can be done to treat it
The anxiety disorders ( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Examines two of the most common axiety disorders, panic with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder. Discusses how anxiety impacts the lives of many people and how psychologists are making headway in treating these disorders
Mood disorders ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Psychologists and biologists look at the causes and treatment of both depression and bipolar disorder, and show the progress that has been made in helping people return to productive and satisfying lives
 
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Perlmutter, Inc.
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English (153)
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