skip to content

PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service

Overview
Works: 1,490 works in 1,796 publications in 1 language and 5,957 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Biographical television programs  History  Historical television programs  Television mini-series  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Television programs  Biography  Documentary films 
Classifications: JK1896, 324.6230973
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
Publications by PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
Most widely held works about PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
 
Most widely held works by PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
Growing old in a new age by Anthony Lenzer( visu )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 libraries worldwide
These programs look at various aspects of aging in American society of the latter 20th century. Older people share their views on each subject
Am I a crook? : copyright issues on the Internet ( visu )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Multimedia fair use guidelines ( visu )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Discusses the issues of fair use and copyright compliance as they relate to multimedia works. Presents tentative guidelines developed by the Consortium of College & University Media Centers Multimedia Fair Use Guidelines Working Committee. The panel examines problems from the perspectives of information producers, managers and users
Critical thinking and the human emotions ( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Carol Tavris, author of Anger, the Misunderstood Emotion, discusses emotions, especially anger, in reference to student actions and attitudes
One woman, one vote by Ruth Pollak( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Documents the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage which culminated in the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920. It illuminates the alliances, infighting, betrayals and defeats that paved the way for victory in the battle for women's right to vote. Historical footage is enhanced with vocal performances, and interviews with historians provide the viewer with both current and historical perspectives
Libraries, copyright, and the Internet ( visu )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Discusses application of intellectual property law in a library setting, when to restrict patron access to electronic resources, and liability for copyright violations
Fair use guidelines for educational multimedia : the final document and its implementation ( visu )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Provides educators with the information needed to implement the "Fair Use Guidelines for Educational Multimedia" by providing a panel of experts who interpret and clarify the guidelines
Opening all doors ( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Video conference discussing interior design strategies that fulfill the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. It includes compliance decision charts and a detailed index to the ADA guidelines
The astronomers ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A look at the work and worlds of leading scientists and astronomers who are helping to unlock the mysteries of the universe
Love, intimacy & sexuality ( visu )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
This program considers ways to develop the greatest physical potential in an aging individual while compensating for the effects of aging
How the body ages ( visu )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
This program describes the changes in appearance and organ function that accompanies aging and how other changes can be prevented
Infusing critical thinking into community college instruction ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
With representatives from five community colleges Paul discusses the strategies and problems related to adding critical thinking to curricula that historically emphasized only learning established principles. Now educators are beginning to require students to question why things work the way they do -- or why not
The story of civilization by Zbor Carmina Slovenica( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
This intimate look at contemporary Latin America examines issues confronting the entire region by focusing on individual communities
The Kennedys by Jim Goddard( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Television miniseries chronicling the lives of the Kennedys during the 1960s. Dramatizes the scandal, tragedy, public greatness and private frailty of America's first "royal" family during one of the most momentous decades in history
Skillful teacher by Stephen Brookfield( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
In this program Dr. Brookfield offers valuable advice to teachers, both new and veterans, who grapple daily with challenges, thrills, and failures in the often chaotic environment of the classroom (from PBS ALSS flyer)
Innumeracy & beyond : ruminations of a numbers man ( visu )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
John Allen Paulos, author of Innumeracy and Beyond Numeracy, discusses his books, as well as his philosophy of mathematics and approach to teaching. He shares his thoughts on numeracy and understanding the thinking behind the solution to mathematical problems
A Woman's health ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
This program is a documentary portrait of seven women involved in fighting the health battles most often confronted by women in America today: heart disease, smoking, breast cancer, osteoporosis, domestic violence, and depression. It focuses on critical moments in the lives of these women as they became aware that their health was at risk and follows their internal debates and decisions about caring for their health. Introduced by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Designing classrooms for technology integration and accessibility ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Examines the key elements of designing technology friendly, learner-accessible classrooms on college campuses. Uses a panel of college administrators and design consultants along with visits to actual classrooms that illustrate the latest concept in room layout, lighting, acoustics and sound control and ADA Accessibility Guidelines
Faces of culture ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Presents major features of cultural anthropology including subsistence patterns, organizing devices, patterns for transmission of culture, economics, political organization, social control, and culture change. The course examines methods of anthropological research and theoretical orientations. Incorporates recent ethnographic and anthropological theory, research, and applications
Transforming critical thinking principles into teaching strategies ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
In this program, a variety of grade levels and subject matter illustrations are used to illustrate how critical thinking principles that are integrated into modes of teaching become mode of learning as well
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Languages
English (68)
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.