Our Constitution [videorecording] : a conversation.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Ohio Twp PL - Chandler Branch Library||DVD 342.73 OUR (Text)||39206019738200||Audiovisual - DVD||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 DVD (30 minutes) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [Philadelphia, Pa.?] : Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, c2005.
|General Note:|| 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."
|Formatted Contents Note:|| 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.
|Summary, etc.:|| 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.
|System Details Note:|| DVD.
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|Subject:||United States. Constitution.
Constitutional law > United States.
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