A Tale of 'O' on being different

United States, 1979

Film
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Rosabeth Moss Kanter (narrator) explores the consequences of being different. It focuses on a group where there are ‘the many’, referred to as the ‘X’s‘ and ‘the few’, referred to as the ‘O’s’. What makes a person an X or an O?

Credits

producer

Barry A. Stein

production company

Goodmeasure

Language

English

Duration

00:27:20:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33271

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Social groups

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Psychology - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Alienation (Social psychology)

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Group identity

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Alienation (Social psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Categorization (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Group identity

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Identity (Psychology)

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Psychology - Study and teaching

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS, Text; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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