The Resource A Congress of the world's religions : speaking out for peace and unity, KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.), (evideo)

A Congress of the world's religions : speaking out for peace and unity, KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.), (evideo)

Label
A Congress of the world's religions : speaking out for peace and unity
Title
A Congress of the world's religions
Title remainder
speaking out for peace and unity
Statement of responsibility
KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.)
Title variation
Speaking out for peace and unity
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On the fifth anniversary of 9/11, 1,800 delegates gathered at the Congress of World Religions in Montreal to spend a week in ecumenical dialogue. This program captures the wisdom of attendees who, speaking from the podium or offstage, address topics ranging from widespread religious fanaticism, the destabilizing action/reaction spiral of violence, and the misuse of religion for political ends to defusing alienation through acceptance, fighting the radical poverty that polarizes communities, and nurturing understanding through greater awareness of the oneness of humankind. Participants include Congress President Arvind Sharma; Rabbi David Rosen; religious mythologist Karen Armstrong; the University of Montreal's Patrice Brodeur; George Washington University's Seyyed Hossein Nasr; Yifa, recipient of the UN's Outstanding Women in Buddhism Award; Harvard Divinity School's Harvey Cox; Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of the Art of Living Foundation; Deepak Chopra, president of the Alliance for a New Humanity; Nobel Laureate Shirin Ebadi; and Huston Smith, philosopher of world religions
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Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.)
Runtime
28
Series statement
Beyond Theology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religions
  • Religions
  • Theology
Technique
live action
Label
A Congress of the world's religions : speaking out for peace and unity, KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39596
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 12, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Global Interfaith Dialog (3:44) -- Global Religions: Unity or Disunity? (2:25) -- Religious Diversity/Religious Identity (4:50) -- Diverse Religions/Common Foundations (3:16) -- Religion: Cultural Consciousness and Radicalism (3:23) -- Opposition to Religious Pluralism (1:50) -- UN Declaration of Human Rights (2:50) -- Radical Poverty/Need for Compassion (2:13)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (28 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39586s
  • 39596
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039596
  • 100039596
  • (OCoLC)709675839
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
A Congress of the world's religions : speaking out for peace and unity, KTWU-TV (Television station : Topeka, Kan.), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39596
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Sept. 12, 2008
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Global Interfaith Dialog (3:44) -- Global Religions: Unity or Disunity? (2:25) -- Religious Diversity/Religious Identity (4:50) -- Diverse Religions/Common Foundations (3:16) -- Religion: Cultural Consciousness and Radicalism (3:23) -- Opposition to Religious Pluralism (1:50) -- UN Declaration of Human Rights (2:50) -- Radical Poverty/Need for Compassion (2:13)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (28 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 39586s
  • 39596
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039596
  • 100039596
  • (OCoLC)709675839
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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