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Candid Camera Classics for Introductory Psychology

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Summary: Selected episodes from Candid Camera reveal special principles of general psychology and basic principles of social psychology. Each episode reveals something special, unique and wonderful about the nature of human nature.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Discovering Psychology: 3-4

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Programs 3-4 in a series that highlights new developments in the field of psychology and gives an overview of historic and current theories of human behavior. Uses comments from leading researchers, practitioners, and theorists, as well as demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation. Program 3 describes the structure and composition of the brain, how neurons function, how information is collected and transmitted, and how chemical reactions determine every thought, feeling, and action. Program 4 shows how the brain controls behavior, and how behavior and environment influence the brain's structure and functioning.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Scientific American Frontiers: Going to Extremes

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Meet researchers and scientists exploring the inner workings of the mind, using a combination of technology and psyhological studies to find out how the human brain works.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Landmarks in Psychology

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Focuses on the impact of important psychological discoveries. Discusses the findings of Freud, Pavlov, and Skinner. Explains basic psychological terms; illustrates research techniques; and explores different schools of psychology, presenting the theories of Horney, Sullivan, Maslow.
VHS
1980
Ivy (By Request)
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Flow: Psychology, Creativity, & Optimal Experience With Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi: Flow: psychology, creativity, and optimal experience, a clear and captivating presentations of Csikszentmihalyi's theory of Flow. For more than 30 years, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (pronounced CHICK-sent-me-high-ee) has studied states of "optimal experience"--those times when we report feelings of deep concetration and fulfillment--when we transcend our ordinary consciousness, and become so completely involved that we lose our senses of time and self. In this state, we are at the peak of our abilities. In this state, we are in Flow. Csikszenthmihalyi's theory of Flow and his seminal work on creativity have revolutionized modern psychology, the social sciences, and even corporate management. Now, for the first time on video, join host Howard Gardner (Multiple Int [...]
Online
2014; 2004
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Titicut Follies

The film is a stark and graphic portrayal of the conditions that existed at the State Prison for the Criminally Insane at Bridgewater, Massachusetts. TITICUT FOLLIES documents the various ways the inmates are treated by the guards, social workers and psychiatrists.. "TITICUT FOLLIES is a brilliant work of art…" - Robert Coles, The New Republic. "TITICUT FOLLIES is a great work, a near-masterpiece not just of the documentary form, but of moviemaking in any category. It’s a film that transcends the time and place of its manufacture, and it should be seen not just by documentarians and film students but by anyone interested in the movies as a medium capable of powerfully presenting the human condition." – Ray Greene, Village View
Online
2018; 1967
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Discovering Psychology: 15-16

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Programs 15-16 in a series that highlights new developments in the field of psychology and gives an overview of historic and current theories of human behavior. Uses comments from leading researchers, practitioners, and theorists, as well as demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation. Program 15 tells how psychologists systematically study the origins of self-identity and self-esteem, social determinants of self-conceptions, and the emotional and motivational consequences of beliefs about oneself. Program 16 describes the field of psychological assessment and the efforts of psychologists and other professionals to assign values to different abilities, behaviors, and personalities.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Discovering Psychology: 25-26

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Programs 25-26 in a series that highlights new developments in the field of psychology and gives an overview of historic and current theories of human behavior. Uses comments from leading researchers, practitioners, and theorists, as well as demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation. Program 25 discusses cognitive neuroscience, the attempt to understand mental processes at the level of the brain's functioning and not merely from information-processing models and theories. It relies heaviliy on an empirical analysis of what is happening in the brain and where, when a person thinks, reasons, decides, judges, encodes information, recalls information, learns, and solves problems. Cognitive neuroscience allies psycho [...]
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Going to Extremes [electronic resource]

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Meet researchers and scientists exploring the inner workings of the mind, using a combination of technology and psychological studies to find out how the human brain works.
Online
2005; 2000
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Infancy and Early Childhood [electronic resource]

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The impending birth of a new baby causes a Pennsylvania farm family to review the developmental stages of life and death in their three generations. The commentary of scholars places their experience in sociological and psychological perspective as the development of the new baby exemplifies the developmental "clocks" of infancy and early childhood. Other case studies examine the influence of the child's personality on the family.
Online
1990
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Childhood and Adolescence [electronic resource]

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Examines the formative years before and during adolescence and the stressful task of molding an identity when biological and social clocks are out-of-synch.
Online
1990
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Early Adulthood [electronic resource]

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Young adults from a variety of economic and social backgrounds discuss the social and psychological pressures to separate from family, begin to set goals, and face the realities of life.
Online
1990
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Middle Adulthood [electronic resource]

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Adults from a variety of social and economic backgrounds discuss their experience of middle age. They attest to disappointments in life and some, to midlife crisis, but all to a continuing desire to make life the best it can be. At this period of life, creating a legacy for the next generation also becomes a predominant interest.
Online
1990
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Late Adulthood [electronic resource]

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A variety of case studies look at the last stage of development when people consider whether the story of their life has been a good one. The significance of grand parents and their grand children is explored. The program also examines the current trend for people to work well beyond the usual "retirement" age or to live dreams that were impossible to achieve when they were younger.
Online
1990
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Behavior Disorders of Childhood [electronic resource]

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Visits families of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and autism. Discusses how to differentiate the stages of normal child development from the abnormal behavior associated with childhood behavorial disorders.
Online
1992
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Mood Disorders [electronic resource]

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Looks at the causes and treatment of both depression and bipolar disorder. Explores the progress being made by psychologists and biologists in helping people return to productive and satisfying lives.
Online
1992
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Psychotherapies [electronic resource]

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Part 12 observes five distinctly different kinds of psychotherapy: psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, Gestalt, couples, and group. Theory and practice are intertwined as these patients progress through therapy, sometimes trying alternative models for the same problem.
Online
1992
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An Ounce of Prevention [electronic resource]

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Visits several programs that are attempting to eliminate known risk factors that often lead to serious psychological disorders, including social isolation and inadequate parenting skills.
Online
1992
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Past, Present and Promise [electronic resource]

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Introduces psychology, a science at the crossroads of subjects such as philosophy, anthropology, biochemistry, and artificial intelligence. Includes commentary by Dr. Mahzarin Banaji of Harvard University and Dr. Emanuel Donchin of the University of Illinois.
Online
2001