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INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)

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Works: 4,735 works in 5,534 publications in 1 language and 19,133 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Biography  Introductions  Drama  History 
Classifications: QE26.2, 551
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Publications about INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Publications by INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Most widely held works by INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Crossroads Café ( visu )
9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A series that blends comedy and drama to teach English to speakers of other languages. Each 30 minute episode includes one segment that demonstrates a specific language function and another that explores the social or cultural issues dramatized in the story
Earth revealed ( visu )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
"[S]hows the physical and scientific processes that shape our planet. From earthquakes and volcanoes to the creation of sea-floor crusts and shifting river courses, this series offers stunning visuals that explain plate tectonics and other geologic concepts and principles."--Container
Inside out ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A 22-part series which offers a comprehensive introduction to psychology that goes beyond key concepts and principles to provide learners an up-to-date look at the evolving world of psychological science
Ups and downs ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
"Since the 1950s when opportunity reached its peak, the gap between the "haves and have nots" has grown. This lesson looks at social stratification and the dimensions of social inequality that exist in the United States, as seen in the story of an immigrant from Eastern Europe who, along with her family, comes to the U.S. with virtually nothing, and eventually manages to open and operate a successful child care business."
Stressed to the limit ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
"If a stressful day can make us sick, how does stress get under the skin? This lesson seeks awlkers, exploring various topics of health psychology, including the fight- or-flight response, lymphocytes, cytokines, heart disease, and the psychosocial lure of cigarette smoking. Cancer survivor, Cindy Lauren and her support group, are a window for discussion of important issues such as control, social support, resilience, and the search for meaning"--Original container
Is morality relative? ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
"Discusses whether all morality is culturally determined, or whether some moral values are valid for all cultures. Harman, Wong and Rachels explore the claims of relativitism. The issue of child labor is explored from a relativist point of view."--Container
Thinking and language ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Explores ways in which the most concrete evidence of our ability to think is our use of language. Features Daniel Kahneman discussing his research in cognitive psychology and linguist Noam Chomsky explaining the principles of language acquisition. Also presents Susan Curtiss discussing the story of "Genie," a young girl who did not learn language due to the neglect and abuse of her parents
The human condition ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A telecourse that takes a close, personal look at many of the most prevalent issues in health and health care today
The way we live introduction to sociology ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
"Combines expert interviews and commentary with historic and contemporary footage to provide a comprehensive introduction to the growing field of sociology"--Container
The examined life an introduction to philosophy ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Offers in-depth analysis of the wisdom of the western world. Studies the "great questions" that have intrigued philosophers from antiquity to the present. Using writings of past philosophers and interviews with more than 50 contemporary thinkers, these episodes underscore how these classic questions still reverberate in society today
Does God exist ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Delves into how philosophers have probed the universe for evidence of God's existence. How did the world begin? Is there a reason for its order and design? And, can we reconcile the existence of God with the existence of evil?
Fitting in ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
"Humans are born without any culture. For virtually anyone the process of socialization begins with the family and continues through other social agents such as school, peer goups and mass media. The popularity of reality television shows that offer 'extreme makeovers' [of persons] is highlighted in this lesson as an example of the desire to fit in"--Container
Is ethics based on virtue? by John Allman( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Explores Aristotle's and other ancient views of virtue and the good life, as well as contemoporary virtue ethics with its focus on emotions, personal relationships, character and long-term values
Our families, ourselves ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Offers a contemporary look at marriages and families and the choices, changes, and issues that affect individuals, diverse family types, and interpersonal relationships
Does the mind shape the world? ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Examines Immanuel Kant's position that we intepret the world through a priori constructs of the mind, as well as later philosophers' views of how these constructs may vary among languages and cultures
Is mind distinct from body? ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Examines how Descartes dualistic view has been subject to waves of attacks from materialism and modern-day proponents of artificial intelligence and neuroscience. The program features commentary by John Searle, Daniel Dennett, Paul Churchland, and other philosophers
The most amazing machine neuroscience and behavior ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
This lesson plunges into the expanding field of neuroscience and the biology behind behavior, exploring how areas of the brain and brain chemistry can alter mood and cognition. Pioneering researchers discuss their role in the first split-brain surgeries, and a 20 year-old stroke survivor receives a breakthrough treatment to regain use of his affected arm
What is human nature? ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Contrasts the traditional Greek and Judeo-Christian views of human nature with post-Darwinian and existential views
Can rules define morality? ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Addresses formalistic theories of ethics, particularly those of Immanuel Kant, and explores the implications of his views in relation to ethical issues
What is philosophy? ( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Combines two classic models--Plato's parable of the cave and the character of Socrates--with contemporary philosophers' commentary on the subject
 
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