The Resource A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck : From NBC's Wisdom Series, NBC News, (evideo)

A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck : From NBC's Wisdom Series, NBC News, (evideo)

Label
A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck : From NBC's Wisdom Series
Title
A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck
Title remainder
From NBC's Wisdom Series
Statement of responsibility
NBC News
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Although China was her home for many years, Pearl S. Buck was ultimately forced to leave the land that shaped much of her worldview. In this 1959 NBC program, the Nobel laureate speaks from the Pennsylvania home in which she and her second husband, Richard Walsh, settled. The author shares memories of her early years in China, reflecting on the beauty of traditional customs and festivals. She discusses basic contrasts between Asian and Western cultures, including sizeable differences between methods of raising children and the control which women may or may not wield over their households. Focusing on global issues, she laments the spread of Communism while strongly disagreeing with the stance taken by America in armed struggles between Asian nations and European colonial powers
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • NBC News
Runtime
29
Series statement
The Wisdom Series: From the NBC Archives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • American literature
  • Art, American
  • Art, Modern
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck : From NBC's Wisdom Series, NBC News, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=43392
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 03, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction to Pearl S. Buck (3:06) -- Pearl S. Buck's Parenting Style (2:33) -- Family Life in China (2:26) -- Communism Breaks Up Family Life (1:55) -- Ms. Buck Laments America's Stance in Asia (2:49) -- Writing Style and Inspiration (3:14) -- Pearl S. Buck's Childhood (2:47) -- Living as a Minority (2:04) -- Balance in Politics and Art (3:39) -- We are All of One World (3:25) -- Credits: A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck - From NBC's Wisdom Series (0:41)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (29 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
  • 43382s
  • 43392
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
  • 100043392
  • 100043392
  • (OCoLC)811356687
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck : From NBC's Wisdom Series, NBC News, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=43392
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 03, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction to Pearl S. Buck (3:06) -- Pearl S. Buck's Parenting Style (2:33) -- Family Life in China (2:26) -- Communism Breaks Up Family Life (1:55) -- Ms. Buck Laments America's Stance in Asia (2:49) -- Writing Style and Inspiration (3:14) -- Pearl S. Buck's Childhood (2:47) -- Living as a Minority (2:04) -- Balance in Politics and Art (3:39) -- We are All of One World (3:25) -- Credits: A Conversation with Pearl S. Buck - From NBC's Wisdom Series (0:41)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (29 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
  • 43382s
  • 43392
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
  • 100043392
  • 100043392
  • (OCoLC)811356687
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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