WorldCat Identities

Ling, Laura 1976-

Overview
Works: 8 works in 31 publications in 2 languages and 2,218 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  History  Humor  Nonfiction films  Drama  Filmed speeches 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN4874.L445, 365.45092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Laura Ling
Body image for boys( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program teaches students about body image from the perspective of boys, covering what body image is, changes in phsyical development with body image, relationship between body image and self-esteem, the factors that contribute to a negative or positive body image, risky behaviors associated with attempts to improve body image and alternatives for improving body image and elimating risky behavior
Secret Nation( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This undercover report documents the stark poverty and extreme repression in North Korea that exist alongside spectacular cultural events and age-old customs unfettered by political ideology. Posing as a tourist, broadcast journalist [Channel One anchor] Janet Choi risked arrest to get an inside look at one of the planet's most secretive--and brutally totalitarian--countries while under surveillance by a police 'tour guide.'
Positive parenting in action : the how-to guide for putting positive parenting principles into action in early childhood by Laura Ling( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Parenthood is a beautiful journey. We don't have to become adversaries with our children; doing so is very unnatural to our humanity. We are all wired for connection, for closeness, and for love. Positive parenting frees us to move from the traditional parenting roles which create friction and rebellion and allows us instead to move into a more natural role which creates cooperation and peace. The inevitable conflicts that arise in a relationship no longer define the relationship, but serve as stepping stones to greater understanding and connection. There is an abundance of resources available which tell parents why traditional parenting practices are not optimal, but few help parents learn what to do in place of traditional practices. In this book, we'll discuss the principles of positive parenting, and then we will go through more than 40 scenarios to show you what it looks like when these principles are put into action"-- Back cover
Phương pháp Nuôi Dạy Trẻ Tích Cực by Laura Ling( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in Vietnamese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere inside : one sister's captivity in North Korea and the other's fight to bring her home by Laura Ling( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On March 17, 2009, Laura Ling and her colleague Euna Lee were working on a documentary about North Korean defectors who were fleeing the desperate conditions in their homeland. While filming on the Chinese'North Korean border, they were chased down by North Korean soldiers who violently apprehended them. Laura and Euna were charged with trespassing and "hostile acts," and imprisoned by Kim Jong Il's notoriously secretive Communist state. Kept totally apart, they endured months of interrogations and eventually a trial before North Korea's highest court. They were the first Americans ever to be sentenced to twelve years of hard labor in a prison camp in North Korea. When news of the arrest reached Laura's sister, journalist Lisa Ling, she immediately began a campaign to get her sister released, one that led her from the State Department to the higher echelons of the media world and eventually to the White House. Somewhere Inside reveals for the first time Laura's gripping account of what really happened on the river, her treatment at the hands of North Korean guards, and the deprivations and rounds of harrowing interrogations she endured. She speaks movingly about the emotional toll inflicted on her by her incarceration, including the measures she took to protect her sources and her fears that she might never see her family again. Lisa writes about her unrelenting efforts to secure Laura and Euna's release. Offering insights into the vast media campaign spearheaded on the women's behalf, Lisa also takes us deep into the drama involving people at the highest levels of government, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former Vice President Al Gore, Senator John Kerry, and Governor Bill Richardson'intense discussions that entailed strategically balancing the agendas and good intentions of the various players. She also describes her role in the back-and-forth between North Korea's demands and the dramatic rescue by former President Bill Clinton. Though they were thousands of miles apart while Laura was in captivity, the Ling sisters' relationship became a way for the reclusive North Korean government to send messages to the United States government, which helped lead to Laura and Euna's eventual release. Told in the sisters' alternating voices, Somewhere Inside is a timely, inspiring, and page-turning tale of survival set against the canvas of international politics that goes beyond the headlines to reveal the impact on lives engulfed by forces beyond their control. But it is also a window into the unique bond these two sisters have always shared, a bond that sustained them throughout the most horrifying ordeal of their lives
[Laura Ling]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speaking event featuring Laura Ling, American journalist and writer
Requiem : vampire knight by Laura Ling( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.13 for Somewhere ... to 0.78 for Requiem : ...)

Somewhere inside : one sister's captivity in North Korea and the other's fight to bring her home
Alternative Names
Laura Ling Amerikaans journaliste

Laura Ling journaliste américaine

Laura Ling periodista estadounidense

Laura Ling US-amerikanische Journalistin

로라 링

凌志美

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Requiem : vampire knightSomewhere inside : one sister's captivity in North Korea and the other's fight to bring her home