1998 Media Technology Catalog
  Civics

Modern Presidential Campaigns Video Series

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This informative video history of Presidential Campaigns since 1920 will expand your students' understanding of the political process.


Video Volumes I-IV | Teacher's Resources | Program Components

Videos

Volume I "The Modern Era Begins" (1920-44)
  • James Cox and his VP candidate, Franklin Roosevelt
  • Early sound film of Calvin Coolidge
  • Franklin Roosevelt
  • Wendell Willkie
Volume II "From Train to Television" (1948-60)
  • Harry Truman
  • Dwight Eisenhower
  • Adlai Stevenson
  • The historic 1960 debates and election of John F. Kennedy
Volume III "Turbulence, Populism & Power Politics" (1964-76)
  • Richard Nixon
  • George McGovern
  • Jimmy Carter
Volume IV "Packaging the Candidates: Images & Sound Bites" (1980-88)
  • The successful media campaigns of Ronald Reagan
  • The first woman on a major party's national ticket, Geraldine Ferraro

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Teacher's Resources

Teacher's Election Resource Book and Video Guide Includes:
  • Video Discussion Guide and Activity Sheets
  • Election Activities and Teaching Strategies
  • Strategies
  • Simulation Activities
  • Election Scorebook


Program Components

Volume 1 VHS 0-02-822555-4 $93.55
Volume 2 VHS 0-02-822556-2 $93.55
Volume 3 VHS 0-02-822557-0 $93.55
Volume 4 VHS 0-02-822558-9 $93.55
Four-Volume Series 0-02-822554-6 $312.00
Election Resource Book & Modern Presidential
Campaign Video Guide
0-02-822661-5 $18.63

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