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The Resource People like us : social class in America, produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)

People like us : social class in America, produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)

Label
People like us : social class in America
Title
People like us
Title remainder
social class in America
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker
Title variation
Social class in America
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How do income, family background, education, attitudes, aspirations, and even appearance mark someone as a member of a particular social class? Discusses how social class plays a role in the lives of all Americans, whether they live in Park Avenue penthouses, Appalachian trailer parks, bayou houseboats or suburban gated communities. Travels across the U.S. to present stories of family traditions, class mobility, and different lifestyle choices
Cataloging source
SNM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Richard Thomas ; camera, Stephen McCarthy, Jefferson Miller ; co-producer/editor, Peter Odabashian
Dewey number
305.50973
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
HN57
LC item number
.P46 2001
PerformerNote
Narrator, Rudy Cheeks
Runtime
124
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
People like us : social class in America, produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS)
  • Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Teacher's guide: People like us : social class in America / by Lora Myers ; contributing editors Julie Hey ... [et al.]. Teacher's guide includes: introduction, program outline, pre-viewing activities, post-viewing discussion and activities, segment-related quesitons and activities, theme-based activities, bibliographical references
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (75 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Control code
u1175643
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56970069
  • (OCoLC)56970069
System details
DVD format
Label
People like us : social class in America, produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • A production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS)
  • Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Teacher's guide: People like us : social class in America / by Lora Myers ; contributing editors Julie Hey ... [et al.]. Teacher's guide includes: introduction, program outline, pre-viewing activities, post-viewing discussion and activities, segment-related quesitons and activities, theme-based activities, bibliographical references
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (75 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Control code
u1175643
Dimensions
1/2 in. +
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56970069
  • (OCoLC)56970069
System details
DVD format

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