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Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-49
Description: Follows group of British youngsters as they grow up.
Keywords: Developmental Psychology

Attraction
Series Title: Secrets of the Sexes
Call Number: DVD 2006-114 v.2
Description: Experiment to determine if sexual attraction can be scientifically predicted.
Keywords: Human Gender and Sexuality

Bathing
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.3
Description: Part 3: examines how the process of bathing bonds parents with their babies and helps shape a child's self-perception.
Keywords: Child Development

Being in Love
Series Title: Science of Love
Call Number: DVD 2006-117 v.2
Description: Part 2: examines the irrepressible nature of love and the consequences of misdirected desire.
Keywords: Love: Scientific Aspects

Birth
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.1
Description: Part 1: Covers topics such as changing attitudes to the role of pain in childbirth, postpartum depression, and birthing scenarios.
Keywords: Child Development

Brain Sex
Series Title: Secrets of the Sexes
Call Number: DVD 2006-114 v.1
Description: Experiments reveal that brain chemistry doesn't fit neatly into male and female categories.
Keywords: Human Gender and Sexuality

Classical and Operant Conditioning
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.5
Description: Explains the nature of Behaviorism and the conditioning theories of Pavlov and Skinner
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Cognitive Development
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.2
Description: Critically evaluates Piaget's theory in light of current research.
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Constructing the Self
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Ages 4 to 11
Call Number: DVD 2006-137
Description: Studies how children continue to transform between the ages of 4 and 11.
Keywords: Child Development

Eastern State: Living Behind the Walls
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-74
Description: How the revolutionary experiment of solitary confinement was nothing more than psychological torture.
Keywords: Tony Alosi; Eastern State Penitentiary; Prison; Prisoners

Edward Said
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-113
Description: Said's theories about Palestine and Western ideas of the East.
Keywords: Palestine; Edward Said

Falling in Love
Series Title: Science of Love
Call Number: DVD 2006-117 v.1
Description: Part 1: scientists talk about the neurochemistry of love.
Keywords: Love: Scientific Aspects

Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: VCR 2000-3
Description: Four obsessed eccentrics; madness or genius?
Keywords: Errol Morris

Feeding
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.2
Description: Part 2: discusses the bond that feeding creates between children and their parents, and possible approaches to weaning.
Keywords: Child Development

Further Approaches to Learning
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.6
Description: Explores alternative approaches and explanations of learning.
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Gender: It's Bigger than Sex
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-192
Description: A program on the neurological basis of the differences between men and women. 20/20 correspondents report on the female brain, the gender gap, myths, and the brainwork behind the sexes. Interviews include neuropsychiatrist and author Louann Brizendine.
Keywords: Interview

Get Smart: Learning to Learn
Series Title: Human Mind: From Neurons to Knowledge
Call Number: DVD 2006-116 v.1
Description: Part 1: program uncovers what happens in our minds when we learn.
Keywords: Human Mind

Going on 13
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-2
Description: Chronicles four girls' coming of age and the precarious moments between being a little girl and becoming a young woman.
Keywords: Adolescence; Teanage Girls; Identity; Puberty

Growing up Female
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-244
Description: Describes the socialization of the American woman through a look into the lives of six females of various ages.
Keywords: Women: United States; Psychology

Helping them Flourish
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Ages 4 to 11
Call Number: DVD 2006-139
Description: Discusses approaches to education that strike a better balance between intellectual and physical development.
Keywords: Child Development

In the Beginning
Series Title: Making of Mankind
Call Number: VCR 2004-228
Description: Explains how mankind's superbly adaptable nature has contributed to our transformation.
Keywords: Human Evolution; Prehistoric Peoples

In the Blood: Is Criminal Behavior Genetic?
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-152
Description: Addresses the question "are some people born evil?"
Keywords: Criminal Behavior: Genetic Aspects

In the Womb
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-238
Description: Development of the fetus and detailed exploration of each trimester. Follows a rare fetoscope operation performed in utero with the hope of correcting life-threatening complications before birth.
Keywords: National Geographic Channel; Toby Macdonald; Pregnancy

Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale: Video Ob.
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 94-81
Description: Guide for rating child care centers/workers.
Keywords: Child Care

Language Development
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.4
Description: Follows the development of language in babies and young children.
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Language Development: Birth to 2 1/2
Series Title: Human Development: Birth to 2 1/2 Years
Call Number: DVD 2009-75 v3
Description: Language Development.
Keywords: Children

Learning Process
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Ages 4 to 11
Call Number: DVD 2006-138
Description: Program examines the process of learning and the classroom as a learning center.
Keywords: Child Development

Love
Series Title: Secrets of the Sexes
Call Number: DVD 2006-114 v.3
Description: Highlights research on the neurochemistry and psychology of love.
Keywords: Human Gender and Sexuality

Making Friends: the Science of Social Interaction
Series Title: Human Mind: From Neurons to Knowledge
Call Number: DVD 2006-116 v.3
Description: Part 3: investigates the mind's remarkable ability to recognize people and use its perceptions to charm them.
Keywords: Human Mind

Musical Minds
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-31
Description: NOVA along with Dr. Oliver Sacks follow four individuals from different countries to investigate music's unique and unexplained power over the human mind.
Keywords: Music; Brain; BBC

Obedience
Series Title: Stanley Milgram Films on Social Psychology - 2008
Call Number: DVD 2014-56
Description: Presents an experiment conducted by Dr. Stanley Milgram in May 1962 at Yale University on obedience to authority.
Keywords: Social Psychology; Experimental Ethics

Perception
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.4
Description: Part 4: insights into the stages of perception experienced in the first three years of life.
Keywords: Child Development

Perception: The Theories
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.7
Description: Describes the senses and analyzes theories of perception.
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Personality: All About Me
Series Title: Human Mind: From Neurons to Knowledge
Call Number: DVD 2006-116 v.2
Description: Part 2: explores how personalities are shaped during childhood, adolescence, and adulthood.
Keywords: Human Mind

Playing
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.5
Description: Part 5: insights into games of imitation, development of the imagination, and stimulation of the senses.
Keywords: Child Development

Rage to Revenge: The Science of Violence
Series Title: Discovery Channel University
Call Number: DVD 2009-159
Description: Bushman, Ekman, and Lightman assert that the cause of human aggression lies in the physiology of violent emotions.
Keywords: Forrest Sawyer; Films for the Humanities & Sciences

Secret of the Wild Child: The Revealing Story of Genie
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-47
Description: Examines the case of Genie, a girl whose parents kept her locked in a bedroom in total isolation until she was discovered in 1970 at the age 13. At first her rehabilitation seemed to be an opportunity to test hypotheses of language acquisition, but disputes about the nature of her disabilities, the intensity of her therapy, and the progress of government funded research turned Genie's case into a sad example of the ethical quandaries of research on human subjects.
Keywords: Linda Garmon; Case Studies; Language

Staying in Love
Series Title: Science of Love
Call Number: DVD 2006-117 v.3
Description: Part 3: scientists address numerous aspects of long-term relationships.
Keywords: Love: Scientific Aspects

Study of Attention
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.1
Description: Examines the role of focus and attention in the learning process.
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Study of Memory
Series Title: Psychology of Learning
Call Number: DVD 2006-112 v.3
Description: Introduces basic terms used in the study of memory, explains modern theories and current research
Keywords: Human Psychology; Learning

Talking
Series Title: Aspects of Child Development: Fetus to Age 3
Call Number: DVD 2006-134 v.6
Description: Part 6: topics include process of cognition, timeframes for learning to speak, and growing up in a multilingual home.
Keywords: Child Development

Teaching Young Children with Special Needs
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-148
Description: Illustrates environments and teaching strategies for young children with special needs.
Keywords: Education: Special Needs Children

Teen Violence: Wot U Lookin' At
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-154
Description: Explores the causes of antisocial behavior in young urban males by questioning whether there is a violent gene and whether violent behavior is linked to low intelligence.
Keywords: Documentary; Violence; Oliver James; David Malone

The Education of Shelby Knox: Sex, Lies & Education
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-76
Description: Coming of age story about a teenage girl who joins a campaign for comprehensive sex education in the high schools of Lubbock, Texas.
Keywords:

Tough Guise 2: Violence, Manhood & American Culture
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2013-249
Description: Jackson Katz challenges the myth that being a "real man" means engaging in violent and self-destructive behavior.
Keywords:

Twenty-something: What happened to the American Dream?
Series Title: ABC News
Call Number: VCR 93-33
Description: A group of twenty-somethings discuss their hopes and fears about the future and their pursuit of the American dream.
Keywords: Young Adults: United States