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umd:10631
Digital collection: Films@UM
Focuses on Dallas, Texas to illustrate how violence and crimes are affecting American life. Discusses with a ...
umd:10795
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines sociolinguistic questions and the dynamic state of American English, a language rich in regional var...
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3) The Appalachians (2005)
Digital collection: Films@UM
A journey through the cradle of Appalachian culture, illustrating the political, economic, musical, and spiri...
umd:1495
Digital collection: Films@UM
Follows the trail of America's first inhabitants. Did they really migrate across a Bering Sea land bridge at ...
umd:1647
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the roots of violence in the United States and documents community programs working to prevent and c...
umd:10682
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines how the second generation Hispanics are adapting to American society, and how they are maintaining t...
umd:10686
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the cultural differences and similarities between Hispanic Americans. Three families are spotlighted...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
Bill Moyers interviews activist, author and teacher Cornel West about the state of African-American society, ...
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9) Korean Americans (1993)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Examines the lives of urban Korean Americans who seek to retain their traditional cultural values while adjus...
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10) By river by rail (1994)
Digital collection: Films@UM
African-Americans recount the story of the early 20th century migration of blacks to the Northern states with...
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11) East and West (1983)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Describes the impact which Islam has had on the West, historically and culturally.
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12) The real thing (1989)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Looks at the result achieved when photographers were commissioned to reflect the world or certain aspects of ...
umd:1668
Digital collection: Films@UM
Includes interviews during the violence and clean-up after the Rodney King verdict in Los Angeles, a town mee...
umd:1693
Digital collection: Films@UM
This NBC News program examines the relationships between blacks and whites at work, in their communities, and...
umd:1695
Digital collection: Films@UM
In this series, Bill Moyers interviews several people who have contributed solutions to the problem of violen...
umd:2127
Digital collection: Films@UM
A documentary about Ella, a young Chinese American woman, her siblings, and her parents. Ella is debating whe...
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17) Bell Hooks (1997)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Scholar and author Bell Hooks provides commentary on the theories that shape her work. Accompanied by footage...
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18) Class dismissed (2005)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Featuring interviews with media analysts and cultural historians, this documentary examines the patterns inhe...
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19) Hip-hop (2006)
Digital collection: Films@UM
A look at the conceptualization of masculinity in hip-hop culture. Pays tribute to hip-hop while challenging ...
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20) I am a man (1998)
Digital collection: Films@UM
An exploration of what it means to be a black man in America confronting issues of race, and racism, through ...
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21) Price of pleasure (2008)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Once relegated to the margins of society, pornography has emerged as one of the most visible and profitable s...
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22) Tough guise (1999)
Digital collection: Films@UM
Looks systematically at the relationship between the images of popular culture and the social construction of...
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23) The killing screens (1994)
Digital collection: Films@UM
In contrast to the relatively simplistic behaviorist model that media violence causes real-world violence, Dr...
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Digital collection: Films@UM
This program takes a close and critical look at the world Disney films create and reaches disturbing conclusi...
umd:2049
Digital collection: Films@UM
Maxine Hong Kingston, in conversation with Bill Moyers, talks about her writing, her published works, and the...