The Resource Our Constitution : a conversation, (videorecording)

Our Constitution : a conversation, (videorecording)

Label
Our Constitution : a conversation
Title
Our Constitution
Title remainder
a conversation
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
United States Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Stephen Breyer talk about the Constitution with high school students and discuss why we have and need a constitution, what federalism is, how implicit and explicit rights are defined and how separation of powers ensures that no one branch of government obtains too much power
Cataloging source
VRC
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
342.73
LC call number
KF4550
LC item number
.O87 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Connor, Sandra Day
  • Breyer, Stephen G.
  • Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
  • Annenberg Public Policy Center
Runtime
30
Series statement
Sunnylands seminars
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Constitutional law
  • United States
  • Federal government
Technique
live action
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
  • "Created by The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Introduction -- Teaching the Constitution -- Why have a constitution? -- Helping to solve problems -- The power of precedent -- Moral values/Decision-making -- Separation of powers -- Relevance today -- Federalism -- Individual liberty vs. security -- Most influential cases -- Court decision making -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm67839363
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc(30 minutes)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
unknown
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
  • "Created by The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Introduction -- Teaching the Constitution -- Why have a constitution? -- Helping to solve problems -- The power of precedent -- Moral values/Decision-making -- Separation of powers -- Relevance today -- Federalism -- Individual liberty vs. security -- Most influential cases -- Court decision making -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm67839363
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc(30 minutes)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
unknown

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