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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

Overview
Works: 264 works in 591 publications in 1 language and 11,607 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Educational films  Television interviews  Classification  History 
Roles: prn, Producer, Author
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 )
20 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 1,378 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 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 1,164 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 755 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 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 592 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
Moyers : Report from Philadelphia video clip collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Ideas, issues, events, and individuals come to life as Emmy award-winning journalist Bill Moyers reports on the Constitutional Convention of 1787. Filmed at Independence Hall and filled with historical images and passages from the diaries, letters, and records of the Framers themselves, this two-part set is an indispensable tool for teaching the Constitution. All 76 clips (2:35 each), culled from the classic Moyers: Report from Philadelphia PBS television series, are arranged into groupings that take a thematic approach to the doings and decisions of that momentous period--The Context/Setting of 1787; Democracy, Representative Government, and the People; Religion and the Constitution; Slavery; American Indians and the West; National Powers; and more. In addition, a comprehensive 54-page viewable/printable instructor's guide, available online, provides educational context for the clips, with learning objectives, pre-teaching ideas, post-viewing discussion questions, extension activities, a glossary of pertinent terms, and a list of supplemental print and online resources
The world of abnormal psychology ( visu )
13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 344 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
Consuming images by Gail Pellett( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 311 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
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 306 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 Public mind : image and reality in America ( visu )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 297 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 )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 234 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 )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 210 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
Illusions of news ( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 201 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
Callanetics by Callan Pinckney( visu )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 200 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
Personality disorders by Megan Cogswell( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 200 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 199 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
The world of abnormal psychology ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 188 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
Great tales in Asian art ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance
Leading questions ( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 179 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 1992 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Looks at psychotherapy as a treatment for people who are having trouble dealing with their personal or professional lives. Looks at the relationship between the patient and therapist and discusses the importance of "matching personalities" between the two
The anxiety disorders ( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 174 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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