The Resource Groupthink, CRM Films ; written & directed by Kirby Timmons ; produced by Melanie Mihal, (videorecording)

Groupthink, CRM Films ; written & directed by Kirby Timmons ; produced by Melanie Mihal, (videorecording)

Label
Groupthink
Title
Groupthink
Statement of responsibility
CRM Films ; written & directed by Kirby Timmons ; produced by Melanie Mihal
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the late Irving Janis' ideas on groupthink and an analysis of the eight symptoms of groupthink, a natural tendency to achieve agreement for the sake of group unity despite contrary facts and potentially dangerous consequences. Examines the group interactions that led to the space shuttle Challenger disaster of 1986, and includes an interview with Janis discussing groupthink
Cataloging source
COX
Credits note
Editor, Jill Nemiro ; music supervision, Richard McCurdy
PerformerNote
Host and narrator, Warren Stanhope
Label
Groupthink, CRM Films ; written & directed by Kirby Timmons ; produced by Melanie Mihal, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 leader's guide (12 p. ; 28 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Definition of groupthink -- Decision to launch -- The 8 symptoms of groupthink -- Overestimation of the group -- Closed mindedness -- Pressure towards uniformity -- Fostering a positive decision-making climate
Control code
52467547
Dimensions
4 3/4 in+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 25 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52467547
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Groupthink, CRM Films ; written & directed by Kirby Timmons ; produced by Melanie Mihal, (videorecording)
Publication
Accompanying material
1 leader's guide (12 p. ; 28 cm.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Definition of groupthink -- Decision to launch -- The 8 symptoms of groupthink -- Overestimation of the group -- Closed mindedness -- Pressure towards uniformity -- Fostering a positive decision-making climate
Control code
52467547
Dimensions
4 3/4 in+
Dimensions
other
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 25 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52467547
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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