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

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

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
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
Executive producer, Richard Thomas ; camera, Stephen McCarthy, Jefferson Miller ; co-producer/editor, Peter Odabashian
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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
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 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1914-s
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)ocm56970069
  • (IMDb)tt0362022
  • (OCoLC)ocn373806617
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
People like us : social class in America, produced and directed by Louis Alvarez and Andrew Kolker
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 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9781877989421
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
Previous call number: DVD 1914-s
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)ocm56970069
  • (IMDb)tt0362022
  • (OCoLC)ocn373806617
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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