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CBS News Productions

Overview
Works: 451 works in 618 publications in 1 language and 13,509 library holdings
Genres: History  Children's films  Documentary films  Educational films  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Biographical television programs  War films  Biography 
Roles: Production personnel
Classifications: DS79.76, 956.70443
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Most widely held works about CBS News Productions
 
Most widely held works by CBS News Productions
The Iraq war : one year later( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the complete archives of CBS News and other agencies, this documentary examines the the invasion of Iraq shedding light on the conflict, probing beyond the pre-packaged tales and embedded reporters to illuminate unexplored facets of the fight to remove Saddam Hussein from power
Gerald R. Ford : healing the presidency by Gerald R Ford( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometimes called the 'accidental president', Ford's refreshing honesty and integrity helped restore the nation's confidence in the White House following the scandalous Nixon years. Through interviews with family, friends and former colleagues, the man behind one of the most notable presidencies is revealed
Al Qaeda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take an astonishing journey into the heart of the Al Qaeda terrorist organization's secret world. From the beginning as Arab Afghans fighting under the banner of Islam in the 1980s to their involvement in present-day conflicts and terrorist attacks, examine the origins, aims, and history behind this infamous group. Delve into the personality of their leader Osama Bin Laden, and discover the reasons why he and his followers have become the implacable enemies of the United States
The century that made America great( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series focuses on the achievements of Americans in the twentieth century. Topics covered include famous inventors, presidents and celebrities, political upheavals, and amazing discoveries
Global environmental issues( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the challenges of balancing the goals of economic development with the need to protect the environment, examining the positive and negative effects of industrialization, the quest for material benefits by developing nations, and efforts to safeguard the global environment
U.S. politics 1980-2000( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the last 20 years of the 20th century, including the presidencies of Ronald Reagan, George Bush and Bill Clinton. Looks at specific events, including the end of the Cold War, the Persian Gulf War, impeachment of Bill Clinton and the controversial election of 2000
Latin America : challenges in the 21st century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great civilizations of Latin America were devastated after the arrival of the conquistadors and later the European colonizers, who created a society that was characterized by extreme differences between rich and poor -- a legacy that continues to plague Latin America to a strong degree today
United States history, origins to 2000( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latter half of the 20th century saw many of the nation's minority groups taking a stand. Beginning with the efforts of those involved in the African-American civil rights movement of the 1960's, the push for equality in American society crossed over to other ethnic groups, women, and the disabled
Africa : challenges in the 21st century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will explore Africa's history and learn to what degree its colonial legacy continues to impact the continent. They will understand the causes, effects and possible solutions to major problems, such as hunger and diseases like HIV/AIDS, and discover how controversial international trade policies continue to contribute to Africa's underdevelopment
United States history origins to 2000( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief overview of the civil rights movement
Global economic issues( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program focuses on the globalization of the world economy, as a result of the inter-connectedness of the world, post-World War II
The Vietnam War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of the American involvement in Vietnam
United States history origins to 2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States and the Soviet Union emerged from World War II at odds over their postwar goals. The escalation of these conflicting opinions led the world into a tense, bitter struggle that came to be known as the Cold War. While the world's superpowers never battled each other directly, their indirect involvement with each other in locales around the globe pushed the world to the brink of nuclear war. This vivid program utilizes archival footage and interviews with renowned experts to dramatize this uneasy period in American history, featuring in-depth coverage of the crisis in Berlin, Fidel Castro and Cuba and the eventual fall of the Soviet Union
Human rights( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program discusses the role of the United Nations and other organizations in maintaining the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and the importance of securing freedom and justice and peace for all mankind
U.S. Politics 1960-1980( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the political and historical events of the 1960's and 1970's
Ronald Reagan : his life and legacy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive documentary that follows the amazing story of Ronald Reagan from his star-making role as George Gipp in Knute Rockne - All American, to his terms as the Governor of California, to his election as the 40th President of the United States
The Middle East( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the United States' involvement in the turbulence of the Middle East. Examines the Arab-Israeli conflict and Cold War tension between the U.S. and the Soviet Union as reasons for U.S. involvement
Let freedom ring : images of the American spirit( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of CBS News film clips beginning with World War II and ending with the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. Footage includes: the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Iwo Jima Flag raising, VE and VJ days, John F. Kennedy's inauguration, the Apollo 11 moon landing, and the Challenger explosion
RFK : his many sides( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Kennedy was the third son and seventh child of Joseph and Rose Kennedy, and his childhood was spent trying to win his domineering father's approval, mostly unsuccessfully. But as this Biography shows, he did not make a name for himself until 1952
Bullied to death( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the "national epidemic" of bullying, which may drive children to violence against themselves or others, and which has played a role in recent schoolyard shootings across the U.S. Includes examinations of the case of a high school sophomore in Atlanta who committed suicide after years of being bullied at school, and the Columbine High School shooting in Colorado committed by Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, who had been teased and taunted at school for years. Offers interviews with children who have been victims of bullying, and looks at a program which aims to prevent the destructive practice
 
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The century that made America great
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