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Moyers Report from Philadelphia video clip collection / Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc.

Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.

New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group 2009], c2007

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  • Title:
    Moyers Report from Philadelphia video clip collection / Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc.
  • Other Titles: Day by day
    Report from Philadelphia video clip collection
  • Author: Alvin H. Perlmutter, Inc.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
  • Subjects: Moyers, Bill D; United States. Constitution; Constitutional history -- United States; United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783; United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865;
    Videorecording
  • Contents: Constitutional Convention: Conflict Among Colonies (1:08) -- Different Plans Among the Colonies (1:30) -- Colonial Unrest (1:04) -- George Washington's Fears (1:36) -- Transportation to Philadelphia (1:02) -- James Madison (1:38) -- George Washington: Chairman of the Convention (1:06) -- George Washington: Reluctant Delegate (1:29) -- Plan for Secrecy at Constitutional Convention (1:19) -- Importance of Convention Secrecy (1:20) -- Virginia Plan: James Madison (1:01) -- Resolutions of the Virginia Plan (1:38) -- Virginia Plan: A National Government (1:12) -- Proponent of National Government (1:28) -- Disagreement About Democracy (1:30) -- Democracy for White People (1:09) -- Executive Branch of Government (1:05) -- What Kind of Executive? (1:32) -- Single Chief Executive over the United States (1:27) -- Ben Franklin: No Pay for the Executive (1:09) -- Election of Representatives (1:29) -- People Choose (1:07) -- How Should Senators Be Chosen? (1:24) -- Election of Senators (1:17) -- Large States, Small States, and Representation in Congress (1:16) -- Proportional State Representation (1:21) -- New Jersey Plan: Small State Perspective (1:13) -- Small States vs. Large States (1:23) -- Opposition to the Virginia Plan (1:13) -- States vs. Central Government (1:27) -- Pay and Qualifications for Congress (1:40) -- Minimum Age Requirements for Congress (0:54) -- Bombastic Delegate (1:17) -- Luther Martin and the Small States (1:17) -- Perspective on Power: Large and Small States (0:50) -- Deadlocked Convention (1:44) -- Vote on Representation (1:57) -- Proportional Representation (0:38) -- Large and Small States Compromise (1:08) -- Virtue of Compromise (1:27) -- Small State Representation and Compromise (1:24) -- Small States and Protection by National Government (1:07) -- Slavery and Representation (1:28) -- Slaves Are "Other Persons" (1:06) -- Slaves: Are They Equal with Whites for Representation? (1:13) -- Three-Fifths Compromise: Slaves and Proportional Representation (1:22) -- Population and Power (1:04) -- Men from the West and Representation (1:28) -- Great Compromise (0:53) -- Tyranny of Minority (1:21) -- James Madison: Convention Recorder (1:30) -- James Madison: His Notes and Secrecy (1:22) -- Republican Government in the Context of 1787 (2:34) -- Inventing the First President of the United States (1:10) -- Who Should Choose the President? (1:25) -- Impeachment of the President (0:54) -- Importance of Impeachment (1:40) -- Selection of a President (0:57) -- Delegates: Debate on Presidency (1:37) -- Presidency: Requirements and Terms of Office (1:24) -- Presidency: One Term (1:08) -- One Nation or Several States? (1:19) -- One Nation of Brethren (1:16) -- The West: Land-Owning and Speculation among the Delegates (1:05) -- Delegates Build Paper Fortunes (1:30) -- Status of Women in 1787 (0:40) -- Women: No Place in the Birth of a Nation (1:55) -- Electing Members of the House: Who Should Vote? (1:16) -- Property Owners: Guardians of Liberty? (1:17) -- Slavery and Morality (1:11) -- Objections to 3/5 Compromise Over Slave Count (1:24) -- Foreigners and the New Government (1:19) -- Foreigners May Serve in Congress (1:16) -- Wealth and Service (0:57) -- Economic Status and Power (1:31) -- The Power to Tax (1:20) -- Taxation and Representation (1:12) -- Power, Ambition, and Corruption (1:03) -- Fear of Elite Aristocracy (1:31) -- Who Has the Power to Declare War? (1:21) -- Republican Form of Government (1:07) -- Religious Freedom and Religious Qualifications (1:28) -- Champions of Religious Liberty (1:05) -- Providing for the National Defense (1:17) -- George Washington on Military Strength (1:17) -- Arguments about Slavery (0:49) -- Arguments About Slave Trade (1:44) -- George Mason on Civic Virtue and Self-Interest (0:58) -- Moderation and Frugality (1:37) -- Union Falling Apart (0:54) -- Slave Trade and the Proposed Constitution (1:36) -- The Judiciary (1:12) -- Selection of Judges (1:19) -- Issues in the Territories (1:19) -- Addition of New States (1:12) -- Religious Tests Not a Qualification for Office (1:03) -- Religion and the Proposed Constitution: (1:31) -- Ratification of the Proposed Constitution (1:16) -- Who Should Ratify the Constitution? (1:17) -- Delegate Elbridge Gerry (1:01) -- Personal Side of Delegate (1:34) -- The Constitution and the People: Is this One Country? (1:09) -- Antipathy Among the Colonies (1:25) -- American Indians and the Proposed Constitution (0:55) -- Native Americans: Good Faith and Justice (1:36) -- Electoral College (1:13) -- Presidential Powers and Congress (1:18) -- Power and the Presidency (0:56) -- Evolution Presidency (1:38) -- Power to Amend the Constitution (1:02) -- Constitutional Amendments and the States (1:31) -- Debating a Bill of Rights (1:08) -- Delegates Reject Bill of Rights (1:15) -- Constitutions and Constitution-Making (0:59) -- Ideas and Language of Constitution (1:32) -- The Constitution Is Approved; Three Refuse to Sign (1:11) -- Reasons for Refusal to Sign Constitution (1:14) -- Unanimity Not Possible (1:04) -- Benjamin Franklin Has the Last Word (1:20)
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group
  • Creation Date: 2009], c2007
  • Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (161 min.) : sd., col., digital file. + instructional materials (online).
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01GALI USG ALMA
  • OCLC Number: 709676254
  • NZ MMS ID: 9913917010002931

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