The Resource America the ugly : searching for a better way to live, ABC News Productions, (evideo)

America the ugly : searching for a better way to live, ABC News Productions, (evideo)

Label
America the ugly : searching for a better way to live
Title
America the ugly
Title remainder
searching for a better way to live
Statement of responsibility
ABC News Productions
Title variation
Searching for a better way to live
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since World War II, suburbia has taken over broad sections of America, squeezing out Main Street USA in favor of cookie-cutter subdivisions, shopping centers, and business parks. Is the New Urbanism-in which the needs of people, not cars, come first-the antidote for suburban sprawl? In this program, ABC News anchor Forrest Sawyer and correspondent Michel McQueen report on the housing paradigm called "traditional neighborhood developments" with architect and town planner Andres Duany, known as the Pied Piper of New Urbanism and creator of communities such as Kentlands, Maryland, and Seaside, Florida
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
11 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • ABC News Productions
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
22
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human geography
  • Population policy
  • Rural-urban migration
  • Social change
  • Social ecology
  • Urban geography
  • Urbanization
Technique
live action
Label
America the ugly : searching for a better way to live, ABC News Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=9318
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Feb. 07, 2007
  • 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
Packaged Construction Eliminates "Main Streets" (4:55) -- New Urbanism Puts People First (2:46) -- Urbanist Communities: Perfect Small Towns (4:05) -- Suburbia vs. New Urbanism (7:22)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (22 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
9318
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
  • 100009318
  • 100009318
  • (OCoLC)707967441
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
America the ugly : searching for a better way to live, ABC News Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=9318
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Feb. 07, 2007
  • 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
Packaged Construction Eliminates "Main Streets" (4:55) -- New Urbanism Puts People First (2:46) -- Urbanist Communities: Perfect Small Towns (4:05) -- Suburbia vs. New Urbanism (7:22)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (22 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
9318
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
  • 100009318
  • 100009318
  • (OCoLC)707967441
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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