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Should Americans Fear Islam? A Town Hall Meeting
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(Films Media Group, 2010), 45 mins, 45 page(s)
In this DVD, a panel of experts explore the challenges surrounding American Islam in a post-September 11 society. The experts include Daisy Khan of the Society for Muslim Advancement, Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran, Robert Spencer of Jihad Watch, and Reza Aslan, author of No God But God.
(Films Media Group, 2010), 45 mins, 45 page(s)
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Solar Mamas: Are Women Better at Getting Out of Poverty Than Men?
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(Films Media Group, 2012), 1 hour 21 mins, 81 page(s)
This program looks at the experience of Rafea Anad, who attends an Indian school that trains uneducated, poor women to become solar engineers. The DVD explains that though Anad’s husband wants her home, she overcomes difficulties to become a solar engineer and brings sustainable energy to her village. Portions w...
(Films Media Group, 2012), 1 hour 21 mins, 81 page(s)
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Soundtrack for a Revolution: Freedom Songs From the Civil Rights Era
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(Films Media Group, 2009), 1 hour 22 mins, 82 page(s)
Showcasing songs of protest and inspiration, this documentary traces the history of the Civil Rights era. It presents archival footage and offers performances by such contemporary musicians as The Roots.
(Films Media Group, 2009), 1 hour 22 mins, 82 page(s)
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The Trouble With Sleep: Night Night
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(Films Media Group, 2003), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
Featuring expert commentary, this program explores children’s sleep problems and highlights subconscious activity. It profiles children with such problems as sleepwalking, night terrors, and trouble falling asleep.
(Films Media Group, 2003), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
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What Is Family? Defining the Tie That Binds
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(Films Media Group, 1999), 44 mins, 44 page(s)
This ABC News program examines the sociological definition of family and discusses the psychology of parenting. It profiles a family that includes three biological children and eleven diverse adoptees.
(Films Media Group, 1999), 44 mins, 44 page(s)
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What Would You Do? Standing Up as a Citizen
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(Films Media Group, 2008), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
This ABC News program addresses civic responsibility through a variety of scenarios, including flagrant littering, displays of hypocrisy when the chance to be a good Samaritan arises, illegal use of a disabled-only spot, and a parking-space dispute. The scenarios elicit a range of reactions from onlookers who are...
(Films Media Group, 2008), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
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Women at the Top: The Problem
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(Films Media Group, 2012), 59 mins, 59 page(s)
In this program, Hilary Davey examines the various factors that hold women back from filling executive positions. The DVD explores such topics as unconscious bias in recruitment, why women tend to be bad at requesting pay raises, and whether stay-at-home moms are content to leave their careers.
(Films Media Group, 2012), 59 mins, 59 page(s)
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Women in Affairs
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(Films Media Group, 2011), 22 mins, 22 page(s)
This program examines the experiences and motivations of two married women who have had affairs. It explains that one has grown apart from her husband and sought connection on a “married dating” Web site while the other has a sexually dysfunctional spouse. For mature audiences.
(Films Media Group, 2011), 22 mins, 22 page(s)
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The Age of Stress: Children Under Pressure
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(Films Media Group, 2008), 1 hour, 60 page(s)
This DVD explores children’s reactions to stress at home and school. It follows a group of 25 eight-year-olds though academic, domestic, and medical challenges, including a girl who struggles to match her brother’s scholarly abilities, a boy who is subjected to bullying, a boy who is in economically perilous c...
(Films Media Group, 2008), 1 hour, 60 page(s)
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Are You Good or Evil?
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(Films Media Group, 2011), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
This program questions whether a biological basis for moral behaviors exists and uses brain scans to compare the brains of law-abiding and criminal adults. It presents research that shows that psychopaths have abnormalities in the part of the brain that deals with emotions and impulses and it considers whether thi...
(Films Media Group, 2011), 50 mins, 50 page(s)
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