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The Resource In search of the Constitution, directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc, (DVD videorecording)

In search of the Constitution, directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc, (DVD videorecording)

Label
In search of the Constitution
Title
In search of the Constitution
Statement of responsibility
directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In American history, no document has sparked as much reverence, discussion, and controversy as the Constitution. But how does it really affect our everyday lives? Join Bill Moyers for this eleven-part series, originally produced to mark the Constitution's bicentennial, that delves into the fascinating history and contemporary relevance of the ultimate law of the land
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
In search of the Constitution (Television program)
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Host, Bill Moyers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1999
  • 1902-2001
  • 1906-1997
  • 1930-
  • 1907-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Blackmun, Harry A.
  • Adler, Mortimer Jerome
  • Brennan, William J.
  • Dworkin, Ronald
  • O'Connor, Sandra Day
  • Powell, Lewis F.
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.)
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
  • Athena (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • Wayne Ewing Films
Runtime
627
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Constitutional history
  • Constitutional law
  • Documentary television programs
  • Public affairs television programs
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
In search of the Constitution, directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1987
  • Each program is ca. 57 min
  • Accompanying viewer's guide includes questions to consider; a glossary of constitutional buzzwords; and articles on preserving the document, the history of judicial review, and the Constitution's international influence
  • "Episodes 3 and 9 [are] a production of Public Affairs Television in association with Wayne Ewing Films"--Container
  • Bonus DVD features: updates on the participants and issues and a biography of Bill Moyers
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (13 p. ; 15 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Episode 5.
  • Ronald Dworkin : the changing story ;
  • Episode 6.
  • God and the Constitution
  • Disc 3. Episode 7.
  • Strictly speaking ;
  • Episode 8.
  • Justice Sandra Day O'Connor ;
  • Episode 9.
  • For the people
  • Disc 1. Episode 1.
  • Disc 4. Episode 10.
  • 1987 v. the Constitution ;
  • Episode 11.
  • Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr
  • In the beginning ;
  • Episode 2.
  • Mr. Justice Blackmun ;
  • Episode 3.
  • Mortimer Adler : teaching the Constitution
  • Disc 2. Episode 4.
  • Mr. Justice Brennan ;
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 627 min.)
Isbn
9781598285277
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961852796
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8527
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn694629695
  • (OCoLC)694629695
System details
DVD, full screen presentation (4x3); Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In search of the Constitution, directed by Vern Diamond ... [et al.] ; produced by Richard Petrow ... [et al.] ; a presentation of WNET New York & WTVS Detroit ; Public Affairs Television, Inc, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1987
  • Each program is ca. 57 min
  • Accompanying viewer's guide includes questions to consider; a glossary of constitutional buzzwords; and articles on preserving the document, the history of judicial review, and the Constitution's international influence
  • "Episodes 3 and 9 [are] a production of Public Affairs Television in association with Wayne Ewing Films"--Container
  • Bonus DVD features: updates on the participants and issues and a biography of Bill Moyers
Accompanying material
1 viewer's guide (13 p. ; 15 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Episode 5.
  • Ronald Dworkin : the changing story ;
  • Episode 6.
  • God and the Constitution
  • Disc 3. Episode 7.
  • Strictly speaking ;
  • Episode 8.
  • Justice Sandra Day O'Connor ;
  • Episode 9.
  • For the people
  • Disc 1. Episode 1.
  • Disc 4. Episode 10.
  • 1987 v. the Constitution ;
  • Episode 11.
  • Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr
  • In the beginning ;
  • Episode 2.
  • Mr. Justice Blackmun ;
  • Episode 3.
  • Mortimer Adler : teaching the Constitution
  • Disc 2. Episode 4.
  • Mr. Justice Brennan ;
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 627 min.)
Isbn
9781598285277
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961852796
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8527
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn694629695
  • (OCoLC)694629695
System details
DVD, full screen presentation (4x3); Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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