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Generations et Traditions : Generations and Traditions / BBC Worldwide Ltd.

Other author/creatorBBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©1996.
Description1 streaming video file (14 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Portion of title Generations and Traditions
Series The French Experience, Series 2
French Experience ; Series 2. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Generations and Traditions: Savoir Dire: Who Helps at Home? (1:32) -- Infos: Senegal (0:14) -- Savoir Dire: Talking About Children (1:20) -- Rencontres: Evolving Role of Women in Senegal (3:13) -- Savoir Dire: What's Not Allowed (1:07) -- Savoir Entendre: How Much Can You Understand? (0:49) -- Savoir Dire: What Irritates Children? (1:12) -- Rencontres: LIfe as the Son of a Holy Leader (3:33) -- Credits: Generations and Traditions (0:26)
Abstract In this program, children explain how they help around the house, list things they are forbidden to do, and tell what irritates them about their parents, while adults frankly discuss ways in which children are different from when they themselves were young. The video also examines the tension between tradition and change in Senegal through the story of a group of women who have succeeded in establishing their own fish processing business and the story of a young businessman who, as a religious leader's son, accepts that he will at some point have to give up his work to succeed his father.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 09, 2011.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 6 & up.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
LanguageIn French.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: BBC Worldwide Ltd., 1996.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number43466s Films Media Group
Publisher number43473 Films Media Group

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