The Resource Our Constitution : a conversation, created by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania

Our Constitution : a conversation, created by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania

Label
Our Constitution : a conversation
Title
Our Constitution
Title remainder
a conversation
Statement of responsibility
created by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • 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
Is part of
Cataloging source
VRC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
Date time place
Filmed on location at the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C. on June 5, 2005
Language note
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
  • AMER-GOV Gr.9-12
  • KF4550
LC item number
  • Annenber 2005 Cnstiton
  • .O87 2005
NLM call number
KF 4550
NLM item number
O87 2005
PerformerNote
Panelists, Sandra Day O'Connor, Stephen Breyer
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.
  • Sunnylands seminars. The judicial branch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • Estados Unidos.
  • Constitutional law
  • United States
  • Federal government
  • Derecho constitucional
  • Constitutional law
  • Federal government
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Judicial independence
  • Constitutional law
  • Constitution and Bylaws
  • Government
  • Jurisprudence
  • Politics
Technique
live action
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, created by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
  • "The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands wishes to thank Justices O'Connor and Breyer and the students in Mr. Gilligan, Mr. Moreland, and Mr. Kuhn's social studies classes at Masterman and Cheltenham High Schools in Pennsylvania for their participation in this project"--Ending credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)67839363
  • (OCoLC)ocm67839363
System details
DVD
Video recording format
unknown
Label
Our Constitution : a conversation, created by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands in partnership with the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Publication
Note
  • Prepared for Constitution Day 2005
  • "The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands wishes to thank Justices O'Connor and Breyer and the students in Mr. Gilligan, Mr. Moreland, and Mr. Kuhn's social studies classes at Masterman and Cheltenham High Schools in Pennsylvania for their participation in this project"--Ending credits
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)67839363
  • (OCoLC)ocm67839363
System details
DVD
Video recording format
unknown

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