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Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc

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Works: 273 works in 583 publications in 1 language and 12,507 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Classification  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 )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 2,600 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 )
24 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 705 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 460 libraries worldwide
The first of six one-hour interviews by Bill Moyers with the renowned mythologist Joseph Campbell. Tales of heroic adventures are an integral part of all world cultures. Campbell challenges everyone to see the presence of a heroic journey in his or her own life
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 421 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 413 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 )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 354 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 )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 326 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 Gail Pellett( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 323 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 278 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 246 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
The primal mind by Jamake Highwater( visu )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 234 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 226 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 220 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 218 libraries worldwide
Tells four beloved stories of India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan through masterpieces of the visual arts, drama, and dance
Leading questions ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 205 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 204 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 201 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 199 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
The anxiety disorders ( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 197 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
Mood disorders ( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Depression is on of the most common psychological problems. In this program, 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 (155)
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