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1.

Quemar Las Naves

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Sebastián and Helena are two teenagers who live with their dying mother. On the death of their mother and the arrival of Juan, a lower class teenager, a painful clash is unleashed between the brother and sister about life, love and family.
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Character Education: Restoring Respect and Responsibility in Our Schools

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"Provides a comprehensive model for values and character education in our nation's schools. Specific classroom strategies, as well as school wide approaches, are outlined in a clear and forceful fashion"--Container.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
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Oren Lyons

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A lecture by Oren Lyons on ethics of design, the effects of activities of human beings on our environment, and responsibility to future generations.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
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Indicators, Culture and Sustainability

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A lecture by Michael Collins on integrating science with faith and sustainability. Includes a brief lecture by William Harris on ethics and environmental justice.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Sustainability Primer: Part 2

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A lecture by Bill McDonough discussing ethics in design assignments and the principle of waste equals food.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Do Unto Others [electronic resource]

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A panel including Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, Faye Wattleton of Planned Parenthood, and Willard Gaylin of the Hastings Center, explore the question: How much do we as individuals owe to other members of our communities? They respond to a variety of hypothetical situations such as sounds of distress from a battered woman and child, a homeless woman living outside your apartment, and a man who is unfaithful to his wife and possibly risks exposing her to AIDS.
Online
1989
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To Defend a Killer [electronic resource]

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A panel of American jurists and a philosopher discuss the ethics of criminal justice. The panelists discuss whether lawyers should defend people whom they they know to be guilty and how aggressive should the defense be. They also discuss where to draw the line when it comes to citizens taking matters into their own hands, deterrence versus rehabilitation, and society's right to retribution. Includes commentary by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, defense attorney Jack Litman, and philosopher John Smith of Yale.
Online
1989
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Public Trust, Private Interests [electronic resource]

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Jeane Kirkpatrick, Joseph A. Califano Jr., Senator Alan Simpson, Peter Jennings and others address the problems of trust--within government, between one public official and another and between the government and the public. The panelists are asked to consider the hypothetical case of a man whose career starts in the administrative branch and moves on to a position as a senator. When he has troubles early in his career who stands by him and what does he owe his superiors? When he casts votes in Congess, is he the servant of the people or of his conscience?
Online
1989
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Does Doctor Know Best? [electronic resource]

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A panel of medical experts discuss the ethics of doctor-patient relationships. Using the case of a young woman diagnosed as having cancer who subsequently becomes pregnant, the panelists discuss how much the patient should be told, who is in charge of selecting medical treatment, and whether doctors should allow their patients to commit suicide. Doctors from the National Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center discuss controversies created by modern medicine with C. Everett Koop, journalist Ellen Goodman, and others.
Online
1989
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Anatomy of a Corporate Takeover [electronic resource]

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In Program 5, a panel of prominent Americans in the fields of business, law, and economics discuss ethics as they relate to corporate takeovers. They consider what responsibility is owed to shareholders, investors, employees, consumers, and the public, and whether there should be a sense of fairness in the corporate world. Debating the issues are T. Boone Pickens; chief executives from Borg-Warner, Goodyear, and Berkshire Hathaway; economist Lester Thurow; and Senator Tim Wirth.
Online
1989
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Under Orders, Under Fire: 1 [electronic resource]

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The My Lai incident is debated by generals and chaplains who raise issues of confidentiality between soldiers and their religious confessors, and the issue of military justice itself. Generals William Westmoreland, David Jones, and Brent Scowcroft, correspondents Peter Jennings and Mike Wallace, and others, considers whether a soldier has the duty to follow orders no matter what and the course of action that is demanded by loyalty to one's country if you are the commander of a platoon under enemy fire and a soldier is trying to desert.
Online
1989
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Under Orders, Under Fire: 2 [electronic resource]

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Generals debate the clash between military tribunals and the right of confidentiality with Chaplain Timothy Tatum of the U.S. Army War College, the Reverend J. Bryan Hehir of the U.S. Catholic Conference, and others. In this discussion of the ethics of confidentiality, each panelist is asked to respond to the following situation: A chaplain hears a soldier's confession that the soldier was involved in a military atrocity. Is the chaplain required to keep this confidence? Or do the interests of military justice take precedence?
Online
1989
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Truth on Trial [electronic resource]

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A panel of American jurists, a philosopher, and a newspaper editor discuss whether the purpose of a trial is to discover the truth, to achieve justice, or a means of carrying on a private dispute. They also consider whether the trial lawyer is responsible only to his client, or if he has a duty to the court, to the opposition, and to the public. Finally, they discuss what is owed to the public that is affected by the trial, but is not part of it. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, Judge Robert Merhige, attorneys Floyd Abrams and Stanley Chesley, philosopher John Smith, and others debate civil litigation's ethical dilemmas.
Online
1989
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The Human Experiment [electronic resource]

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C. Everett Koop is joined by Dr. Arnold Relman, editor of the New England Journal of Medicine and others, in a discussion of the ethics of medical research. The panelists consider how competition for prizes and profits may lead to secrecy and lack of cooperation, the possibility that some tests may harm volunteers, and the need to test new drugs balanced against the needs of people desperate for treatment.
Online
1989
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Politics, Privacy and the Press [electronic resource]

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Panelists from both sides, including Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham, Peter Jennings, Mike Wallace, and Geraldine Ferraro, consider the ethics of privacy as it relates to public figures and the news media. The panelists are asked to consider the hypothetical case of a senator preparing to run for the presidency. What facts about the senator's private life will rule out his candidacy? How aggressively should the media look for past secrets? How close should the senator get to the media elite, and vice versa? Does political reporting, particularly when it focuses on private lives, do a service to the political process?
Online
1989
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Media Law [electronic resource]

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Focuses on a reporter's rights and defenses for potential libel or invasion of privacy lawsuits. Discusses open meeting, shield, and freedom of information laws. Mark Goodman, attorney for the Student Press Law Center, and author John Zelezny discuss legal issues that may confront students working for a school newspaper or other publication.
Online
1995; 1993
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Anonymity Vs Continuity - Bringing the Patient Back Into the Doctor's Education

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David A. Hirsh, M.D. (Instructor in Medicine and Co-Creator/Co-Director, Harvard Cambridge Integrated Clerkship, Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Alliance, Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts) presented a case for medical school curriculum change and described the development of the Harvard Medical School Cambridge Integrated Clerkship program which incorporates a continuity of patient care approach.
DVDOnline
2010
Health Sciences (Rare Shelves)
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Opening Doors: The Making of an African American Surgeon

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Dorian J. Wilson, M.D. (Associate Professor of Surgery; Director, General Surgery Residency Program; and Director, Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Center for Humanism and Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey) shared his story in becoming a transplant surgeon and more humanistic physician through the inspirations of Dr. Thomas E. Starzl, Dr. Samuel L. Kountz and Dr. Rachel Remen to name a few. Dr. Wilson presented the importance of humanism, mindfulness, and ethics in medical education, the recruitment of minorities, and grooming humanistic doctors. Wendi El-Amin, M.D. (Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Assistant Dean for Medical Education, University of Virginia) discussed ways to strengthe [...]
DVDOnline
2009
Health Sciences (Rare Shelves)
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Spiritual Healing and Medical Care: Resolving Conflicts Between the State and Christian Science Parents

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The panel explores the conflicts that sometimes arise between Christian Science parents and the state over appropriate health care for children from legal, ethical and Christian Science viewpoints.
DVD
1990
Health Sciences (Rare Shelves)
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Photo Opportunity

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Explores the journalistic standards brought into focus after television news crews from a small Alabama station kept their cameras rolling after a man set himself on fire.
VHS
1983
Ivy (By Request)