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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

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Works: 278 works in 599 publications in 1 language and 12,359 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Classification  History  Case studies  Educational films  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 )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 2,605 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 ( visu )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 684 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 444 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
Consuming images by Gail Pellett( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Explores how television, posters, and all types of advertisements have created behavior patterns for daily decision-making and expectations
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 404 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 398 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
The Public mind image and reality in America by Bill D Moyers( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 362 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
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
"Campbell talks about romantic love, beginning with the 12th century troubadours, and addresses questions about the image of woman -- as goddess, virgin and Mother Earth"--Container
The Truth about lies ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Examines how and why individuals, families and governments practice deception and self-deception. Considers ethical justification of the "good" or "just" lie, particularly as told by governments to the public. Uses the Vietnam war as a case study
Behavior disorders of childhood ( visu )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 238 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 )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 229 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 )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Identifies eleven 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 214 libraries worldwide
Callan Pinckney demonstrates her innovative deep-muscle exercise technique
Great tales in Asian art ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance
Leading questions ( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 198 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."
Illusions of news ( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 195 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
Psychotherapies ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Allows viewers to "sit-in" on five distinctly different kinds of psychotherapy: psycho-dynamic, cognitive-behavioral, Gestalt, couples, and group
The anxiety disorders ( visu )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Examines two of the most common anxiety disorders - panic with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder - and shows how psychologists are making headway in treating them
The schizophrenias ( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Explores what it feels like to live with schizophrenia, what factors are believed to contribute to its onset, and what is being done to treat it
Mood disorders ( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 190 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 these areas
 
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Perlmutter, Inc.
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English (165)
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