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Jaguar Educational (Firm)

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Works: 132 works in 191 publications in 1 language and 776 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Juvenile works  Science films  Motion pictures  Nonfiction films  Children's films  Instructional films 
Classifications: BF575.P9, 305.385
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Publications about Jaguar Educational (Firm)
Publications by Jaguar Educational (Firm)
Most widely held works by Jaguar Educational (Firm)
The roots of prejudice and intolerance ( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Elucidating the psychology behind prejudicial thinking, this video examines the roots of prejudice, discusses its different forms, and distinguishes between prejudice and intolerance. It considers such corollary issues as bigotry, stereotyping, bias, discrimination and hate crime
Overcoming prejudice and promoting tolerance ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
This video examines the roots of prejudice, discusses its different forms, and distinguishes between prejudice and intolerance
Amazing adventures inside the human body ( visu )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
An overview of the nervous system and the way it functions, using drawings and interviews with medical personnel
The Human heart ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
An overview of the human heart and the way it functions, using drawings and interviews with medical personnel
The ultimate control center ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
"This program explores voluntary and autonomic functions, the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), and the network of nerves and other structures which make up the peripheral nervous system. Also discussed: the parts of the brain, the components of a neuron (dendrite, nucleus, and axon), as well as how signal impulses and synapses work. The program also touches on some possible problems with the system, including meningitis, Parkinson's disease, strokes and injuries"--Publisher's website
The six steps to study success ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
This video offers practical guidelines to effective study skills for students
Take a deep breath! ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
"This program takes a deep look into the importance of oxygen, the process of respiration and cellular respiration, and the important connection between the respiratory and circulatory systems. Animations help to illustrate the functions of the nose, larynx, pharynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs, as well as the role of the diaphragm. Experts discuss colds, asthma, emphysema, lung cancer and the detrimental effects of smoking on this delicate system"--Publisher's website
Work skills and habits for job success ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
This video offers helpful guidelines and checklists for new employees who want to get off to a solid start in the real world of work. Using a combination of workplace scenarios, interviews with experts, and informative narration, the program provides valuable insight into the development of good work skills and habits
The scientific method ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
This videotape is an educational film which demonstrates the scientific method. The film provides a premise--what causes a skin rash--and then focuses on two hypotheses. One hypothesis is that the rash is caused by a vehicle's exhaust fumes. Professor Nick Collings of the University of Cambridge tests the effect of exhaust fumes on the ozone layer. School children experimenting with the taste of an apple are interspersed with examples of the scientific method. Another possible cause of a skin rash was pellagra. The film discusses how the cause and prevention of pellagra was discovered
The portfolio showcase your talents ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Professionals provide a definition of a portfolio, guidelines for assembling one, what to include, what to avoid, and how to keep your portfolio up-to-date. Includes information on how a portfolio is used to document work skills and samples, as well as the differences between "hard copy" and electronic portfolios. Features a discussion of what types of job search require a portfolio and how it can be used in career development as well as in interview situations
Recognizing unhealthy relationships ( visu )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A group of young people discusses warning signs of an unhealthy relationship, and most importantly, offers suggestions for getting out and seeking help. This video also includes factual information presented by psychologists and social workers
A great resume your ticket to an interview ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Shows how to put together a resume that gets the employer's attention and leads to that all-important job interview. Also includes an introduction to alternate forms such as electronic resumes, web resumes, and portfolios. Additional topics include posting resumes on the Internet, dealing with gaps in work history, and the appropriate use of cover letters
The nose knows smelling and the nose ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Describes how the nose helps us to smell, taste, and breathe. Investigates the olfactory organs, as well as the importance of the nose in the respiratory systems. Presents an animated sequence that takes viewers through the olfactory system step-by-step, including illustrations of the parts of the nose, the nasal cavity, and the palate. Discusses the molecular structure of odors and how the brain interprets smells. Compares the human sense of smell to that of other animals
How sweet it is tastes and tasting ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to the sense of taste, as well as the role that smell plays in tasting. Covers topics such as basic tastes, the influence of temperature on flavor, how gustation works, and the important role of saliva in the tasting process. Describes factors that lead to the inability to taste and emphasizes the importance of caring for the tongue and taste buds
Amazing adventures inside the human body ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
An overview of the circulatory system and the way it functions, using drawings and interviews with medical personnel
Building & maintaining good relationships ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Features an open-forum discussion on what it takes to be in a good relationship. This could involve honesty, trust, communication, partnership, intimacy and respect. It is important to know who you are and what you want out of a relationship, if the relationship is to survive and last
Seeing is believing seeing and sight ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Examines the eye, the nature of light, and how the brain interprets images. Covers topics such as the parts of the eye, how the eye and the nervous system work together to provide sight, vision disorders such as color blindness, nearsightedness and cataracts, and safety tips for protecting the eye and maintaining good vision
Ouch! touch and touching ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Looks at how the sense of touch is vital to human survival and emotional well-being. Examines the integumentary system and the functions of skin, hair, and nails. Describes the functions of nerve endings and the sense of pain. Covers topics such as reasons for loss of feeling, including strokes, the damaging effects of the sun, and the effects of alcohol, tobacco and other substances on touch
Did you hear that? sound and hearing ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Examines the process of hearing. Includes commentary from musicians, scientists, and ear specialists. Covers topics such as the parts of the ear, the mechanics of the hearing process, the properties of sound (intensity, frequency, and duration), the Doppler effect, why people hear differently, ear infections, and causes of and solutions to hearing loss
Go with the flow ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
This video explains and illustrates the systemic and pulmonary routes, the structure and function of the heart, the network of arteries and veins, as well as the different roles and components of blood. Other topics include blood pressure, anemia, leukemia, heart failure and heart attack, the effects of cocaine and smoking on the heart, and the vital role of exercise in maintaining a healthy heart
 
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