The New Educational Media    

Perception and Communication (32:00)

This film is about how differing individual, social, and cultural perceptions affect the process of human communication. Examples from the 1960s include experiences of Peace Corps volunteers, teachers and students in the Headstart Program, training of airline personnel, and work with handicapped children. Classic descriptions of cognitive and transactional theories of perceptions are presented. The film is composed of six segments:

  1. Sensory Learning (3:28)
  2. Theories of Perception (5:23)
  3. Perception Training (5:30)
  4. Intercultural Perception (4:55)
  5. Perception and Deprived Children (9:45)
  6. Perception and Education (2:43)
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