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Most widely held works by PBS Adult Learning Satellite Service
Growing old in a new age by Anthony Lenzer( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 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 )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
A panel discusses copyright issues on the Internet including fair use and the laws of computer use
Multimedia fair use guidelines ( visu )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 77 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 )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 68 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 67 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, in fighting, 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 )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 54 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
Beyond chalk teaching with technology ( visu )
19 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
This episode explores the capabilities of the self-paced computer multi-media lab which gives students an opportunity to learn at their own pace with equipment and courseware designed to provide computer-assisted learning. Visits a community college where faculty are associated with two distinct multimedia self-paced learning labs
Fair use guidelines for educational multimedia the final document and its implementation ( visu )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 49 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
The astronomers by KCET( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
A look at the work and worlds of leading scientists and astronomers who are helping to unlock the mysteries of the universe
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
Infusing critical thinking into community college instruction ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 38 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
Critical thinking, the thinking that masters the content by Richard Paul( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
This program investigates why traditional didactic instruction inevitably fails and why critical thinking is essential to in-depth learning
Love, intimacy & sexuality ( visu )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
This program considers ways to develop the greatest physical potential in an aging individual while compensating for the effects of aging
Myths & realities of aging ( visu )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
This program describes the changes in appearance and organ function that accompanies aging and how other changes can be prevented
A world of ideas by Bill D Moyers( visu )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Bellah, a sociologist and one of America's leading thinkers on religion and politics, discusses the need for a moral consensus to face the issues of the 21st century. Bill Moyers is host
Innumeracy & beyond ruminations of a numbers man ( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 34 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
Skillful teacher by Stephen Brookfield( visu )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 33 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)
The Americans by Zbor Carmina Slovenica( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Secrets can be deadly in this suspenseful thriller about undercover Russian spies in 1980s Washington D.C. Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings seem to be a typical suburban couple, but they're actually lethal KGB agents plotting to bring down America. As the Cold War escalates, Philip and Elizabeth must take extreme measures to continue their mission to keep their true identities hidden. But when an FBI agent movies in across the street, they become ensnared in a pulse-pounding game of cat and mouse
The Kennedys by Jim Goddard( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 33 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
A Woman's health ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Presents portraits of seven women involved in fighting the health battles most often confronted by American women: smoking, heart disease, breast cancer, osteoporosis, domestic violence and depression. It focuses on critical moments in the lives of these women as they become aware that their health was at risk and follows their internal debates and decisions about caring for their health. Part of a national public television campaign to raise awareness of women's health issues
 
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