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Series: Citizenship and Law


Access to Technology

Access to Technology

This video explores why some people have more access to technology than others and why it even matters.
Amending the Constitution

Amending the Constitution

The U.S. Constitution has been amended 27 times in its history, but what did they change, and how?
An Introduction to Criminal and Civil Law

An Introduction to Criminal and Civil Law

The programme focuses on the differences between criminal and civil law. It begins with a brief description of legal and non-legal rules. It examines what constitutes a criminal act, the difference between a summary and indictable offence and the...Show More
Appreciate Culture

Appreciate Culture

This video explores what it means to appreciate cultures that are not our own through the lens of both cultural difference and cultural appropriation.
Big World

Big World

This video explores the question 'How big is the world?' by looking at global citizenship through the lens of family, community and the wider world.
Care About Economy

Care About Economy

This video explores the question 'Why should I care about the economy?' by looking at the reasons why recessions happen and how people are affected by them.
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

The top ranking officer of the US federal judiciary, the Chief Justice presides over the US Supreme Court. But how did the role come into being and what are their roles and responsibilities?
Childlife

Childlife

This video explores what it is like for children all over the world.
Citizenship in the United Kingdom

Citizenship in the United Kingdom

Citizenship affects almost every aspect of an individual’s life, and yet it is something many of us take for granted. This video explores what it means to be a UK citizen, within the nation and in a global context, explaining rights and...Show More
Confirmation, Bandwagon and Survivorship Bias

Confirmation, Bandwagon and Survivorship Bias

Every day, your brain relies on biases to gamble on making good choices. But sometimes, biases can prompt you to make bad decisions that you wouldn’t normally make. This video explores three common types of bias, explaining what they are and...Show More
Congressional Whip

Congressional Whip

A Congressional Whip works with the party’s leadership in Congress to make sure everyone follows the agenda and votes together. They’re the muscle – the enforcer in a smart suit.
Constitutions

Constitutions

This video explores the reasons why some countries have constitutions.
Contract Law

Contract Law

This programme investigates the nature of formal and informal contracts. Experts provide clear definitions and dramatised scenarios will help the viewer to understand the complexities of various contracts and the strategies to implement when...Show More
Court Procedures in Criminal and Civil Law

Court Procedures in Criminal and Civil Law

This programme discusses the differences between criminal and civil procedures. It focuses on the role the Magistrates Court plays in dealing with summary and indictable offences and the trial procedure in the County Court. It looks at the...Show More
Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England

Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England

Rates of reported crime in Britain increased during the 1500s and early 1600s, as the gap between the wealthy few and the poor masses grew. This clip looks at the rise of petty and more serious crime in this 200-year period; parish constables,...Show More
Crime and Punishment in Industrial Britain

Crime and Punishment in Industrial Britain

Britain experienced unprecedented social and economic change during this period. This clip explores the rise in crimes such as smuggling and highway robbery as cities grew and trade flourished, the liberal use of the death penalty, and how...Show More
Crime and Punishment in Modern Britain

Crime and Punishment in Modern Britain

From 1900 to 1950 crime decreased from its peak in the mid-1800s, assisted by improvements in detection techniques like police forensics. But after 1950, it escalated again with the trade in drugs and other contraband crossing global borders,...Show More
Crime I

Crime I

Daily Planet explores the murky world of crime. Who is the CSI Insect Man? What is battlefield forensics? It's all in this edition of Daily Planet.
Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes against the environment take many forms, but it is a complex area of criminology. This programme, presented by Dr Steven Taylor, explores green crime and includes interviews with experts Dr Gary Potter and Dr Matt Follett. It introduces...Show More
Cultural Diversity: Respecting Each Other's Differences

Cultural Diversity: Respecting Each Other's Differences

Learn all about cultural diversity. What does "cultural diversity" mean? Why is it a positive thing in society? What are the barriers to achieving cultural diversity? What can we learn from other cultural perspectives? The answers to all of these...Show More
Culture Combo

Culture Combo

This video explores what it is like to be a part of more than one culture.
Culture Over Time

Culture Over Time

This video explores how and why culture changes over time.
Department of Justice

Department of Justice

Established in 1870, the Department of Justice not only provides legal advice to the US government, it also ensures the fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.
Earth Resources

Earth Resources

This video explores how we can best use the earth's resources without harming the environment. Garbage, water, and food are the three areas that are looked at.
Energy and Resources

Energy and Resources

This video explores why some countries use energy and resources differently than others.