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Democracy and Islam in Arab Politics
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written by Laurie Brand, 1956- and Mark Tessler, 1941-, in Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Case Study Program, Case 215 (District of Columbia: Georgetown University. School of Foreign Service. Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 1995), 22 page(s)
Long before the Arab Spring dawned in 2011, democracy and Islam—and their intersection—were already becoming critical dimensions of Middle East political life. This case study explores the relationship between these two forces, devoting particular attention to the origins and implications of popular support...
written by Laurie Brand, 1956- and Mark Tessler, 1941-, in Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Case Study Program, Case 215 (District of Columbia: Georgetown University. School of Foreign Service. Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 1995), 22 page(s)
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Series VIII - Psychotherapy in Six Sessions, Feminist Therapy Over Time
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presented by Laura S. Brown, 1952-, Jon Carlson, 1945-2017; produced by American Psychological Association, in Series VIII - Psychotherapy in Six Sessions (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 2009), 5 hours 22 mins
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The videos in the APA Psychotherapy Video Series are intended for educational and training purposes. Unauthorized viewing of these videos is expressly prohibited. All participants have agreed to allow their clinical...

In Feminist Therapy Over Time, Dr. Laura S. Brown demonstrates how this qualitative and phenomenological approach, which takes into account the meanings of gender and power in the client's social realities, empowers the client.

The goals of the therapy are determined collaboratively within the session, creatin...

presented by Laura S. Brown, 1952-, Jon Carlson, 1945-2017; produced by American Psychological Association, in Series VIII - Psychotherapy in Six Sessions (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 2009), 5 hours 22 mins
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Learning Classroom: Theory Into Practice, Session 1, How People Learn: Introduction to Learning Theory
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directed by Tim Danielian, fl. 1973; presented by Linda Darling-Hammond, 1951-; produced by Bob Rossbach, fl. 1995, Mort Crim Communications and Detroit Public Television, in Learning Classroom: Theory Into Practice, Session 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

This program introduces the main themes of the course. Teacher interviews and classroom footage illustrate why learning theory is at the core of good classroom instruction and demonstrate the broad spectrum of theoretical knowledge available for use in classroom practice.

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A video course for K-1...

directed by Tim Danielian, fl. 1973; presented by Linda Darling-Hammond, 1951-; produced by Bob Rossbach, fl. 1995, Mort Crim Communications and Detroit Public Television, in Learning Classroom: Theory Into Practice, Session 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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Proceedings: Inter-American Conference on Democracy in the Americas: Women and the Decision-Making Process (Buenos Aires, Argentina, 24-28 August, 1992)
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written by Inter-American Commission of Women (District of Columbia: Inter-Allied Film Producers, Great Britain, 1994), 330 page(s)
written by Inter-American Commission of Women (District of Columbia: Inter-Allied Film Producers, Great Britain, 1994), 330 page(s)
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produced by Bob Rossbach, fl. 1995, in Learning Classroom: Theory Into Practice, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2002), 28 mins
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Voices & Visions, 6, Langston Hughes: The Dream Keeper
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directed by St. Clair Bourne, 1943-2007; produced by Robert Chapman, fl. 1988, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins

Hughes wrote of the beauty, dignity, and heritage of blacks in America. Interviews, music, and dance performances convey his work and influence, discussed by James Baldwin and biographer Arnold Rampersad.

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A video instructional series on American poetry for college and high school classrooms...

directed by St. Clair Bourne, 1943-2007; produced by Robert Chapman, fl. 1988, New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 6 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 57 mins
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Against all odds: Inside Statistics, Unit 16, Census and Sampling
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directed by Maggie Villiger, fl. 1999; presented by Pardis Sabeti, 1975-; produced by Maggie Villiger, fl. 1999, Chedd-Angier Production Company, Inc., in Against all odds: Inside Statistics, Unit 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2014), 9 mins

The U.S. counts every resident every ten years - or at least tries to. Statisticians use sampling from a population as an alternative to a complete count, as utilized at a potato chip factory.

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The new Against All Odds is intended as a one-year introduction to statistics. Made up of vivid rea...

directed by Maggie Villiger, fl. 1999; presented by Pardis Sabeti, 1975-; produced by Maggie Villiger, fl. 1999, Chedd-Angier Production Company, Inc., in Against all odds: Inside Statistics, Unit 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2014), 9 mins
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Voices & Visions, 12, Walt Whitman
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directed by Jack Smithie, fl. 1988; produced by New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 12 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 56 mins

Brilliant readings of Whitman's poems demonstrate his American vision and style and vividly convey their poignance and sheer power. Whitman's sources, including Emerson, the King James Bible, opera, and political oratory, are revealed.

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A video instructional series on American poetry for colle...

directed by Jack Smithie, fl. 1988; produced by New York Center for Visual History, in Voices & Visions, 12 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1988), 56 mins
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Biography of America, Episode 16, The West
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directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins

Professor Scharff continues the story of Jefferson's Empire of Liberty. Railroads and ranchers, rabble-rousers and racists populate America's distant frontiers, and Native Americans are displaced from their homelands. Feminists gain a foothold in their fight for the right to vote, while farmers organize and the Po...

directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 16 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins
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Biography of America, Episode 12, Reconstruction
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directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; presented by Donald L. Miller, 1944-; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 12 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins

Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the Battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. In the fatigue and cynicism of the Civil War's aftermath, Reconstruction becomes a promise unfulfille...

directed by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970; presented by Donald L. Miller, 1944-; produced by Fred Barzyk, fl. 1970, WGBH Educational Foundation, in Biography of America, Episode 12 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2010), 26 mins
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