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CBS News Productions

Overview
Works: 458 works in 682 publications in 1 language and 18,776 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Children's films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Biographical television programs  Biography 
Roles: Production personnel
Classifications: BQ7935.B777, B
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Most widely held works about CBS News Productions
 
Most widely held works by CBS News Productions
United States history, origins to 2000( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 554 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
The Iraq war : one year later( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on the complete archives of CBS News and other agencies, this documentary examines the invasion of Iraq shedding light on the conflict, probing beyond the pre-packaged tales and "embeds" to illuminate unexplored facets of the fight to remove Saddam Hussein from power
The Dalai Lama : Soul of Tibet( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the world's most admired men, he is the spiritual and secular leader of a nation that exists only in exile. Born Tenzin Gyatso, he is the fourteenth man recognized by his people as Buddha's reincarnation and honored with the title he is known by worldwide - the Dalai Lama. Since 1959, when he fled his nation after a failed rebellion against the occupying Chinese, he has lived in exile. Follow the Dalai Lama from his childhood in the "Lost Kingdom" to today. Interviews with Chinese scholars, Tibet activists including actor Richard Gere and His Holiness himself detail the long struggle to free Tibet. See footage of the defining moments of his life including accepting the 1989 Nobel Peace Prize
Gerald R. Ford : healing the presidency by Gerald R Ford( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 223 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 )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 215 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
Global environmental issues( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There has always been a struggle to balance the goals of economic development with the need to protect the environment. With world population growing and global climate change threatening to affect us all, never has that balance been more important. Teaches about the positive and negative effects of industrialization, and how international efforts are attempting to manage economic development in order to protect the global environment
The century that made America great( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 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
Latin America : challenges in the 21st century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 156 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
U.S. politics 1980-2000( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 156 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
Global economic issues( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 154 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
Africa : challenges in the 21st century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 151 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
U.S. Politics 1960-1980( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the political and historical events of the 1960's and 1970's
Hispanics in America( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Hispanic immigrants and citizens of the Miami area
The Vietnam War by Michael M Hutchison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of the American involvement in Vietnam
Human rights by Bernard Williams( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 132 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
Genocide by Stéphane Valentin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program defines genocide, explores the nature and causes of genocide, and shows how the world community attempts to monitor global conditions and prevent future atrocities
Ronald Reagan : his life and legacy( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 126 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 by Rodman E Snead( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 125 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
RFK : his many sides( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of Robert Kennedy, from his early life in the shadows of his older brothers through his political maturation as attorney general, senator, and presidential candidate
Edward R. Murrow : voice of America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He virtually invented broadcast journalism, setting all its standards and breaking all its rules. Extensive interviews with colleagues and friends explore the life and career of the man who was the conscience of TV news and remains a legend today
 
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