The Resource Key constitutional concepts, PJ Productions ; produced in Association with the National Constitution Center ; the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)

Key constitutional concepts, PJ Productions ; produced in Association with the National Constitution Center ; the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)

Label
Key constitutional concepts
Title
Key constitutional concepts
Statement of responsibility
PJ Productions ; produced in Association with the National Constitution Center ; the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This documentary begins by introducing the Constitution and why it was created. It then examines key Constitutional concepts -- separation of powers and individual rights -- by focusing on two landmark cases: Youngstown v. Sawyer, a challenge to President Truman's decision to put the steel mills under government control, and Gideon v. Wainwright, in which the Supreme Court establishes the right to be represented by an attorney
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and produced by Robe Imbriano
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
"Subtitled in English and Spanish"--Container. Closed captioned in English
PerformerNote
Narrator, Erik Todd Dellums ; host, Dan Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands
  • Dellums, Erik Todd
  • PJ Productions
  • National Constitution Center (U.S.)
Runtime
62
Series statement
Sunnylands seminars Judicial branch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constitutional history
  • Constitutional conventions
  • Gideon, Clarence Earl.
  • Wainwright, Louie L.
  • Right to counsel
  • Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company
  • Sawyer, Charles
  • Truman, Harry S
  • War and emergency powers
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Key constitutional concepts, PJ Productions ; produced in Association with the National Constitution Center ; the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Summary from www.annebergclassroom.org, September 12, 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Part one: Creating a constitution -- Part two: One man changes the Constitution : Gideon v. Wainwright -- Part three: Checks and balances : Youngstown v. Saywer
Control code
AJH-9205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Key constitutional concepts, PJ Productions ; produced in Association with the National Constitution Center ; the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Summary from www.annebergclassroom.org, September 12, 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Part one: Creating a constitution -- Part two: One man changes the Constitution : Gideon v. Wainwright -- Part three: Checks and balances : Youngstown v. Saywer
Control code
AJH-9205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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