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The Resource People like us : social class in America, a production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)

People like us : social class in America, a production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; 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
a production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker
Title variation
  • Social class in America
  • People like us
Title variation remainder
social class in America
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Co-produced and edited by Peter Odabashian ; camera, Stephen McCarthy, Jefferson Miller ; coordinating producer, Georgia Manukas
PerformerNote
Narrator: Rudy Cheeks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alvarez, Louis
  • Kolker, Andrew
  • Cheeks, Rudy
  • Myers, Lora
  • Center for New American Media
  • CNAM Film Library
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • Independent Television Service
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social classes
  • United States
  • United States
  • Occupations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
People like us : social class in America, a production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Teacher's guide: People like us : social class in America / by Lora Myers ; contributing editors Julie Hey ... [et al.]. Includes: introduction, program outline, pre-viewing activities, post-viewing discussion and activities, segment-related quesitons and activities, theme-based activities, bibliographical references
  • Extras including filmmakers' bios (text) and additional scenes: Trouble in paradise (2:45) ; You are your stuff (2:41) ; Belles, Belles, Belles (3:37) ; More WASP lessons (2:12)
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (75 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
56970069
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56970069
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
People like us : social class in America, a production of the Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C., in association with the Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Teacher's guide: People like us : social class in America / by Lora Myers ; contributing editors Julie Hey ... [et al.]. Includes: introduction, program outline, pre-viewing activities, post-viewing discussion and activities, segment-related quesitons and activities, theme-based activities, bibliographical references
  • Extras including filmmakers' bios (text) and additional scenes: Trouble in paradise (2:45) ; You are your stuff (2:41) ; Belles, Belles, Belles (3:37) ; More WASP lessons (2:12)
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide (75 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
56970069
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56970069
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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