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North Carolina State University Humanities Extension

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Works: 29 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 135 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Classifications: P35, 306.440974
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Publications about North Carolina State University
Publications by North Carolina State University
Most widely held works by North Carolina State University
Mountain talk language & life in Southern Appalachia ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
"The inimitable personalities of the southern Appalachian Mountains tell the story of their unique linguistic and cultural development, revealing the quick wit, good humor, and rugged persverance that sustained them through centuries. Songs, stories and candid interviews convey the shared sense of place that continues to define the mountain people even as their culture seems to be increasingly absorbed into the modern world"--Container
Mountain talk [language and life in Southern Appalachia] ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"The inimitable personalities of the southern Appalachian Mountains tell the story of their unique linguistic and cultural development, revealing the quick wit, good humor, and rugged persverance that sustained them through centuries. Songs, stories and candid interviews convey the shared sense of place that continues to define the mountain people even as their culture seems to be increasingly absorbed into the modern world"--Container
Mountain Talk : A Journey to the Heart of Southern Appalachia ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
In Mountain Talk, the people of Southern Appalachia tell the story of their unique culture and way of talking, revealing the quick wit, good humor, and rugged perserverance that have sustained them for centuries. These songs, stories and candid interviews convey the shared sense of place and identity that continues to define mountain people, even as their traditions and heritage seem to be fading away
Japan the 21st century ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Japan emerged from the devastation of WWII to become the second largest economy in the world. At the start of the 21st century, despite recent problems with its economy, Japan remains a global economic power. The program looks at various aspects of modern Japanese life and culuture, including physical geography, fault zone ; traditional farming practices : rice growing, fishing ; religions ; formal gardens, tea ceremony, martial arts ; influence of Western culture ; city life ; education
Indonesia : a Southeast Asia nation ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An overview of South Asia which includes India and 6 smaller surrounding countries: Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. This video covers the major concepts of a normal world geography textbook unit for this area of the world
South Asia people and places ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An overview of South Asia which includes India and 6 smaller surrounding countries: Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. This video covers the major concepts of a normal world geography textbook unit for this area of the world
Living in Eastern Europe ( visu )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Briefly discusses the effects of Communism on the Eastern European countries of Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, and Poland after World War II and focuses on the changes that are taking place within these countries now that the communist government is no longer in power. Also includes an interview with a teenager from Poland and the changes that have occurred in his life
Lee Smith ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Lee Smith talks about her writing, reads from her book Oral history, and discusses the North Carolina writing tradition
Clyde Edgerton ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Clyde Edgerton talks about the tradition of family storytelling that provides a background for his writing, recalls other authors' influences, reads from his novel Raney, discusses his third book, Floatplane notebook, and sings an original song with his wife Susan
Japan the 21st Century ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"To understand how Japan transformed itself from a feudal agrarian society, long isolated, and then devastated by WWII, only to emerge as the second largest economy in the world, second only to the U.S., one must first consider their land and their history."--Teacher's guide
Modern Japan series ( visu )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Three programs designed to give students a more accurate picture of modern Japan
United States geography series ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Showcases environmental issues which figure strongly in these two regions, paying particular attention to water scarcity and water rights
Living in the USSR ( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
One nation, one germany ( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
United States geography series ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Dominant themes include settlement patterns, agricultural and industrial development, and interaction between inhabitants and the land
Central Asia living in Kyrgyzstan ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The program illustrates the various lifestyles of the Kyrgyz people from nomadic yurt-dwellers to city folk and the economic, social and environmental issues facing Kyrgyzstan at the start of the 21st century
Africa south of the Sahara ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Introduces the student to the land, climate, industries, culture, and leisure activities of South Africa
Germany from partition to reunification, 1945-1990 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
It gives a brief history of East and West Germany since World War II; and the difficulties which faced a unified Germany are also discussed
India ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Radioactivity ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"To help the student understand these 3 key concepts about radioactivity, each runs 5 minutes, and is separately titled: 1. Detection and origin, 2. Types and properties, 3. Measuring and using half-life."--Teacher's guide
 
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