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That’s Not What I Meant! Language, Culture, and Meaning
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presented by Deborah Tannen, 1945-; produced by Robert DiNozzi, fl. 2005, Pulse Media (Los Angeles, CA: Into The Classroom Media, 2004), 57 mins
In this set, Deborah Tannen of Georgetown University explores the ways in which men and women use language and considers why communication between the sexes often goes awry. She discusses language and meaning, listening, and cultural factors.
presented by Deborah Tannen, 1945-; produced by Robert DiNozzi, fl. 2005, Pulse Media (Los Angeles, CA: Into The Classroom Media, 2004), 57 mins
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Two Russian Stories of the 19th Century
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(Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1960), 38 mins
This program features a performance of Nikolai Gogol's satirical 'A Night With Chichikov' and offers a dramatization of Anton Chekhov's short story 'Enemies,' which illustrates his stream of consciousness technique and presents an ending without a clear moral judgment.
(Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1960), 38 mins
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We Still Live Here
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(Bullfrog Films, 2011), 56 mins

Celebrated every Thanksgiving as the Indians who saved the Pilgrims from starvation, and then largely forgotten, the Wampanoag Tribes of Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard are now saying loud and clear, and in their Native tongue, 'As Nutayunean,' - We Still Live Here.

The Wampanoag's ancestors ensured the survival of...

(Bullfrog Films, 2011), 56 mins
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Workplace Communication Skills
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(JIST Career Solutions, 2011), 25 mins, 25 page(s)
This DVD teaches how to communicate effectively in the workplace with supervisors, coworkers, and customers. It offers tips for enhancing verbal, listening, nonverbal, and written communication skills and explores communication through email, telephone, and Facebook. The program offers illustrative scenarios and e...
(JIST Career Solutions, 2011), 25 mins, 25 page(s)
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A World of Differences: Understanding Cross-Cultural Communication
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directed by Jon Silver, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Dane Archer, 1946- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1997), 35 mins

When we encounter people from other societies or cultures, we may fail to understand them for many reasons, including differences in language, values, gestures, emotional expression, norms, rituals, rules, expectations, family background, and life experiences. This extraordinary video shows that cross-cultural com...

directed by Jon Silver, fl. 2000-2013; produced by Dane Archer, 1946- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1997), 35 mins
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The Writer’s Odyssey: Voicing an Argument
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(Dallas County Community College District), 30 page(s)
Describing the process of constructing meaning in an argument, this DVD shows how to provide consistent cues throughout a text. It explains how to structure an argument, teaches how to focus on the audience and tone of written voice while uncovering and connecting details, and presents techniques for imagining sub...
(Dallas County Community College District), 30 page(s)
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Writing for the Media
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(Video Education Australasia), 41 page(s)
This program teaches how to write an effective press release, get an editorial letter published, prepare for a talk radio appearance, write a news story or feature, write for radio or television, and offer criticism to the media.
(Video Education Australasia), 41 page(s)
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Yeah You Rite!: A Videotape
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directed by Andrew Kolker, fl. 1985 and Louis Alvarez, fl. 1985; produced by Andrew Kolker, fl. 1985 and Louis Alvarez, fl. 1985, Center for New American Media (New York, NY: Center for New American Media), 29 mins
Yeah you rite! is a fast paced, humorous look at the colorful way the residents of New Orleans express themselves - why they talk the way they do, where the words come from, and what it means to talk with a New Orleans accent.
directed by Andrew Kolker, fl. 1985 and Louis Alvarez, fl. 1985; produced by Andrew Kolker, fl. 1985 and Louis Alvarez, fl. 1985, Center for New American Media (New York, NY: Center for New American Media), 29 mins
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