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KUHT-TV (Television station : Houston, Tex.); Texas Southern University. Concepts of human death. 1950s-1970s. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 20, 2017. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll38/item/353.

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KUHT-TV (Television station : Houston, Tex.); Texas Southern University. (1950s-1970s). Concepts of human death. KUHT Highlights. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll38/item/353

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Title Concepts of human death
Series Title People Are Taught to be Different
Creator (LCNAF)
  • KUHT-TV (Television station : Houston, Tex.)
  • Texas Southern University
Contributor (LCNAF)
  • National Educational Television and Radio Center
  • Meaney, John William, 1918-, producer
Contributor (Local)
  • Schlessinger, Paul G., director
  • Bergene, Arnold, editor
Date 1950s-1970s
Description This television program discusses the social and cultural adjustments that man has created to deal with death and bereavement. The film compares death concepts and rituals between the Americans of the continental United States, the Bantu of Africa, and the Kiriwina of the Trobian Islands. Dancers from Texas Southern University illustrate the three different cultures in modern interpretive dance.
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Ethnology
  • Death
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Dancers
  • African Americans
  • Public television
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • KUHT-TV (Television station : Houston, Tex.)
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Genre (AAT)
  • television programs
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Moving Image
Format (IMT)
  • video/mp4
Original Item Location ID 1997-006, AV Shelving
Original Collection KUHT Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=157
Digital Collection KUHT Highlights
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll38
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This item is protected by copyright. Copyright to this resource is held by the creator or current rights holder, and the resource is provided here for educational purposes. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without permission of the copyright owner. Users assume full responsibility for any infringement of copyright or related rights.
Note This video was originally distributed by National Educational Television (NET).
File Name people_are_taught1958.mp4
Access File Run Time 00:29:31
Grant Funding This film was digitized and made available by a generous grant from the Texas State Library and Archives TexTreasure Grant.
Narrator Bullock, Henry Allen
Sound type Sound