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Pacifica Foundation

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Works: 181 works in 206 publications in 2 languages and 843 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Classifications: PN6072, 791.4
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The exacting ear: the story of listener-sponsored radio, and an anthology of programs from KPFA, KPFK, and WBAI by Eleanor McKinney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transcripts and discussions of radio programs from the Pacifica Foundation's three radio stations
What shall they read? should underground newspapers, and like material, be banned from the public library? ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public debate on the topic "should underground newspapers [such as Berkeley barb], and like material, be banned from the public library?"
Dallas in wonderland by Paul V Dallas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Foundations of U.S. China policy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annual annual ( )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On writing and writers by Leon Edel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edel tells stories of how he got interested in writing psychological biographies, his biography of Henry James, his interview with George Bernard Shaw, how he came to edit the journals of American critic Edmund Wilson, his upcoming work of biographies on the Bloomsbury group, and his lengthy discussion of Virginia Woolf as a writer, creative personality, essayist and individual. Edel also describes the disciplined joy of writing and interpreting the personal and creative lives of writers he holds in high esteem, from Edith Warton and James Joyce to Edmund Wilson and Edna St. Vincent-Millay. cf. publisher's catalog
The hyperkinetic child by Kirkpatrick Dilling ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kirkpatrick Dilling, attorney and spokesman for the National Health Federation, delivers a compelling speech against the use of drug therapy to calm so-called hyperkinetic school children
When I say no, I feel guilty by Manuel J Smith ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with Manuel J. Smith. Includes some sample confrontations about what we all can do to avoid playing manipulation games with each other. cf. publisher's catalog
Shelley's leap into the future by Stephen Spender ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spender expounds on Shelley's concept that poetry should replace society's institutions and creeds, and become the center and circumference of modern knowledge. He shows how Blake, Hopkins, Joyce and Yeats used myth to supplement historic truth, annihilate the past by the present, and construct the scenario of the future. Criticism must judge literature by its proximity to or remoteness from our central experience. cf. publisher's catalog
Human aggression: nature or nurture? ( Recording )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A debate, sponsored by New York's Scientists Institute for Public Information, between world-famous anthropologist Dr. Ashley Montagu, and plant physiologist Dr. Tom Stonier of Manhattan University
Multinational control by John McHale ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
McHale explains the socioeconomic changes wrought by techno-science. With their data banks and technical personnel, he predicts multinationals could own two-thirds of global assets by 2000 A.D. He also shows trans-nationals moving into a position of societal leadership, but warns they are "not completely trustworthy." cf. publisher's catalog
Profits are our most important product by Barry Commoner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commoner implicates the auto industry, the soap industry and the trucking industry as being favored by the federal government over the much more efficient railroad industry, and all in the cause of bigger profits. He concludes that there is something wrong when the country has to go through an energy crisis so that the oil companies can decide to do what they could have done all along: produce domestic oil. cf. publisher's catalog
Children with learning disorders conference ( Recording )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noted researchers examine the reasons for a child's inability to learn the basics of reading, writing, spelling and drawing. Difficulties encountered by these children include "environmental caging," organic or physiological problems with the brain and senses, poor eye span, and inability to recognize simple conventional symbols. cf. publisher's catalog
Scripts people live by Claude Steiner ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Steiner explains that we are programmed or "scripted" for behavior from childhood and that sexual conditioning mitigates against men being able to give love or women being able to take "strokes" as transactional analysis calls exchange of love or emotional support. Steiner also discusses the effects of women's liberation and transactional analysis' parent-child roles in developing the whole personality. cf. publisher's catalog
The myth of the hyperactive child by Peter Schrag ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Peter Schrag discusses his book on hyperactivity, debunks the use of drugs to deal with hyperactivity, attacks the basic assumptions underlying the definition of hyperactivity, charges that teachers are to blame for mislabeling children hyperactive, and says diagnosing children as such is part of a psycho-social mechanism in our society." cf. discussion on container
Social activism sound recording project ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An annotated chronology of events in the United States and abroad related to the Vietnam War and protests against the war, 1960-1975, with emphasis on the anti-war movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. Site features extensive historical audio and video recordings and links to full-text newspaper articles and other online resources
Control the child with drugs! ( Recording )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines the growing controversy over how our institutions diagnose and treat those children they call hyperkinetic, and includes interviews with educators, legislators, doctors and FDA officials
The New world of the new novels by Malcolm Cowley ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cowley talks about new novelists and the world portrayed in their works. He explores the attitudes expressed in their writings, using as examples ten "first" novels written in 1958. He also illustrates some of the consequences of a writer's strong reaction against polemics: given the notion that inter-personal relationships rather than ideas are the only valid subject for a writer, it leaves the novelist with an extremely limited universe with which to deal. cf. publisher's catalog
Corporations in the marketplace by John Kenneth Galbraith ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galbraith examines the basic alternatives to combat corporate abuse, and concludes that public ownership of a major corporations provides the best surety for public accountability. cf. publisher's catalog
Controlling corporate power ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel discussion with Robert Dahl, John Kenneth Galbraith, Fred Harris, and Robert Townsend, in which various alternatives on controlling corporate power are advanced: worker control, public members of corporate boards, greater anti-trust enforcement, federal incorporation, and public ownership of major corporations. cf. publisher's catalog
 
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English (48)
German (2)
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