Texas Politics and Government

Publication Date and Title (truncated)

1.)    1987. Justice for sale
2.)    1991. The Best little statehouse in Texas
3.)    1980. Doin' life
4.)    1993. When is rape not rape?
5.)    1990. Texas : it's land and people
6.)    1990. Texas constitution
7.)    1990. The plural executive
8.)    1999. History symposium [videorecording]


1.)
TITLE
Justice for sale videorecording
PUBLISHER
[New York, NY : CBS News, 1987.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
Controversy over whether judges in Texas, that are elected to office like politicians, are influenced by the lawyers that helped elect them.
SUBJECTS
1) Judges -- Texas. 2) Judges -- Election. 3) Justice and politics -- Texas.
VAR. TITLE
60 minutes (Television program)
CONTRIBUTOR
CBS News.
HOLDINGS
RGC, NRG, RVS
JK4882 .J87 1987 VH


2.)
TITLE
The Best little statehouse in Texas videorecording /
PUBLISHER
New York, NY : CBS News, 1991.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
A behind-the-scenes look at the Texas House of Representatives; the men who shape it and run it and their impact on Texas government.
SUBJECTS
1) Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. 2) Texas -- Politics and government.
CONTRIBUTOR
CBS News.
HOLDINGS
RGC, NRG, RVS
JK4866 .B378 1991 VH


3.)
TITLE
Doin' life videorecording
PUBLISHER
Huntsville, Tex. : Sam Houston State University, 1980.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
A program looking at crime and the American prison system through the eyes of Texas inmates, their victims, and professionals in the prison system. The program is followed by a twenty minute panel discussion.
SUBJECTS
1) Crime. 2) Prisons. 3) Prisoners. 4) Life imprisonment.
VAR. TITLE
Doing life
CONTRIBUTOR
Sam Houston State University.
HOLDINGS
RGC
HV8711 .D64 1980b C.1 VH


4.)
TITLE
When is rape not rape? videorecording /
PUBLISHER
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1993.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (28 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES
According to a Texas grand jury, it was when a rapist agreed to wear the condom offered to him by the woman whose house he broke into. This program brings together the alleged rapist (via satelite from the county correctional facility), his attorney, and Ms. Hass, director of the Austin, Texas, Rape Crisis Center, in heated debate on whether this was rape or consensual sex.
SUBJECTS
1) Rape -- Texas -- Case studies.
VAR. TITLE
Donahue (Television program)
CONTRIBUTOR
Donahue, Phil. Russo, Bryan. Films for the Humanities (Firm) Multimedia Entertainment (Firm)
HOLDINGS
RGC
HV6565.T49 W5 1993 C.1 VH


5.)
TITLE
Texas : it's land and people videorecording /
PUBLISHER
[Dallas, TX] : The District, c1990.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) Government by consent 2) Government by consent (Texas) ; program # 1.
SUBJECTS
1) Texas -- Politics and government.
VAR. TITLE
It's land and people.
CONTRIBUTOR
Dallas County Community College District. Center for Telecommunications.
HOLDINGS
RVS
JK4816 .T49 1990 C.1 VH


6.)
TITLE
Texas constitution videorecording /
PUBLISHER
[Dallas, TX] : The District, c1990.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (29 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) Government by consent 2) Government by consent (Texas) ; program # 2.
SUBJECTS
1) Texas. Constitution 2) Texas -- Politics and government.
CONTRIBUTOR
Dallas County Community College District. Center for Telecommunications.
HOLDINGS
RVS
KFT1602.Z9 T49 1990 C.1 VH


7.)
TITLE
The plural executive videorecording /
PUBLISHER
[Dallas, TX] : The District, c1990.
PHYS. DESC.
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
SERIES
1) Government by consent 2) Government by consent (Texas) ; program # 14.
SUBJECTS
1) Administrative and political divisions -- Texas. 2) Texas -- Politics and government. 3) Texas -- Officials and employees.
CONTRIBUTOR
Dallas County Community College District. Center for Telecommunications.
HOLDINGS
RVS
JK4830 .P58 1990 C.1 VH

8.)
TITLE
History symposium [videorecording]
PUBLISHER 
Austin, TX: Austin Community College, 1999.
DESCRIPT 
1 videocassette (220 min.) : sd., col. ;  1/2 in.
NOTE  
Title from cassette label. First footsteps: the indians of Texas / H. Ren Kent -- Tejano origins in Mexican Texas / Andres Tijerina -- Why Sam Houston came to Texas / Roger A. Griffin -- West Texas swing: Roosevelt purge in the land of the lone star? -- L. Patrick Hughes -- Desegregation and African-American Texans: the promised land? /  William Montgomery. Rex Peebles, welcome and introductory remarks ; Al Purcell, concluding remarks. Features presentations given at the annual Bob Lain Historical Lecture Series and Symposium on October 16, 1999. The 1999 symposium, entitled Texas Through Time, was sponsored by the  History Department of Austin Community College. VHS.
SUBJECT
Texas -- History. Mexican Americans -- Texas -- History. Afro-Americans -- Texas -- History. Native Americans -- Texas -- History.
HOLDINGS
CYP, EVC, NRG, RGC, RVS
F386 .H57 1999
 

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