The Resource Our Constitution : a conversation, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)

Our Constitution : a conversation, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)

Label
Our Constitution : a conversation
Title
Our Constitution
Title remainder
a conversation
Statement of responsibility
the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
MSO
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
342.73
Language note
In English with subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
KF5130.S9
LC item number
O9 2005
PerformerNote
Sandra Day O'Connor, Stephen G. Breyer
Runtime
30
Series statement
Sunnylands seminars
Technique
live action
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Sunnylands seminars: The judicial branch"--Container cover
  • "Created by The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
71270279
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
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
DVD
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • "Sunnylands seminars: The judicial branch"--Container cover
  • "Created by The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
71270279
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
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
DVD

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