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The Resource A world of ideas II, Great thinkers, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago

A world of ideas II, Great thinkers, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago

Label
A world of ideas II, Great thinkers
Title
A world of ideas II
Title part
Great thinkers
Statement of responsibility
a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago
Title variation
Great thinkers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In these fascinating and far-reaching interviews, legendary journalist Bill Moyers sits down with 16 of the world's smartest people for comprehensive conversations about American life. Features conversations with winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer, an Academy Award, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
A production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Host, Bill Moyers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WTTW (Television station : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Athena (Firm)
Runtime
518
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gifted persons
  • Intellectuals
  • Genius
  • Television series
  • Nonfiction television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Documentary television programs
Technique
live action
Label
A world of ideas II, Great thinkers, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on the PBS network in 1988
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • James MacGregor Burns
  • Mary Catherine Bateson
  • William Julius Wilson
  • Chen Ning Yang
  • Noam Chomsky
  • disc 3.
  • Arturo Madrid
  • Vartan Gregorian
  • Jonas Salk
  • Cornel West
  • disc 1.
  • Ernesto Cortés, Jr
  • David Putnam
  • Henry Steele Commager
  • John Searle
  • Sissela Bok
  • F. Forrester Church
  • Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
  • disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 518 min.)
Isbn
9781598288049
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961880492
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)806140836
  • (OCoLC)ocn806140836
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; full screen (4:3) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A world of ideas II, Great thinkers, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET/New York and WTTW/Chicago
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast on the PBS network in 1988
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • James MacGregor Burns
  • Mary Catherine Bateson
  • William Julius Wilson
  • Chen Ning Yang
  • Noam Chomsky
  • disc 3.
  • Arturo Madrid
  • Vartan Gregorian
  • Jonas Salk
  • Cornel West
  • disc 1.
  • Ernesto Cortés, Jr
  • David Putnam
  • Henry Steele Commager
  • John Searle
  • Sissela Bok
  • F. Forrester Church
  • Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
  • disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 518 min.)
Isbn
9781598288049
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961880492
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-8804
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)806140836
  • (OCoLC)ocn806140836
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital; full screen (4:3) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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