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WABC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 207 works in 272 publications in 1 language and 937 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  History  Drama  Biographical films  Filmed interviews  Educational films  Journalism television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: E185.97.L5, 297.87092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about WABC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WABC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
El Hajj Malik El Shabazz by Woodie King( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., an amazing grace( Visual )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical overview of the struggle for racial equality in America. Focuses on the role of Martin Luther King, Jr., and includes footage of major events in the civil rights movement
It's cool to be smart! by Joanna Wolper( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out the need for programs in public schools for the neglected minorities of gifted and talented children
WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Poll, December 1984 by WABC-TV( )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey focuses on the 1985 New York City mayoral race and the Roman Catholic church. Respondents were asked who they would like to see win the 1985 race, how they would rate Ed Koch as mayor, and whether they preferred Koch to other mayoral candidates. Respondents also were asked whether they agreed with a series of statements relating to abortion, birth control, homosexuality, and the Roman Catholic church. Items pertaining to the Catholic church included the respondent's opinions on priests being allowed to marry, women being allowed to become priests, priests, bishops and cardinals staying out of politics, a tax credit for parents who send their children to parochial schools, and Bishop John O'Connor's performance as head of the New York Archdiocese. Demographic characteristics also were recorded
WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Libya Poll, March 1986 by WABC-TV( )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey of New York City residents was conducted after fighting broke out between Libyan and United States forces in the Bay of Sidra. Respondents were asked if they approve of Reagan's handling of the situation, if they believe that the United States has a right to have vessels in the Bay of Sidra, if the United States should be holding military exercises there, and whether or not they think that the military actions have been too tough. In addition, respondents were asked questions concerning the sending of military aid to Honduras and to the Nicaraguan rebels
WABC-TV/New York Daily News poll : January 1986( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WABC-TV/New York Daily News poll : July 1985( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Fannie Lou Hamer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a gripping on-camera interview, Mrs. Hamer talks about the values she learned from her parents, her experiences growing up in the Deep South and the radicalizing events which led her to risk her life in the struggle for human rights in America. The program includes archival footage of Civil Rights protests and of the historic Democratic Convention of 1968
El Hajj Malik el Shabazz (Malcolm X)( Visual )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the qualities and characteristics that predicated Malcolm X's rise as a leader and spokesman of the Black American movement
Growing old : something to live for.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of the elderly, the largest minority in America, feel that they should continue working in some capacity, at least part-time. They want to be useful and to feel needed rather than to settle for mere survival. Includes comments by Margaret Mead, and others
El Hajj Malik el Shabazz (Malcolm X)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary showing the life of Malcolm X, his leadership in the Black Muslim movement, and his influence on black Americans and African nations
WABC-TV/New York Daily News patriotism poll : May 1986( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WABC-TV/New York Daily News poll : December 1984( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Poll, October 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey of New York City residents centers on the 1985 cruise ship hijacking in which one American passenger was killed. Respondents were asked if they approved of the handling of the situation by President Reagan and the Egyptian government, if the United States should attempt to seize the hijackers in order to bring them to justice, and if they thought Egypt knew an American had been killed before agreeing to release the hijackers. Other questions posed include whether the United States should cut aid to Egypt, reduce its ties to Israel, have diplomatic talks with the Palestine Liberation Organization, withhold aid to countries refusing to hand over terrorists, take military action against terrorism in the Middle East, and negotiate for the release of Americans taken hostage. Demographic characteristics of respondents also were recorded
WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Subway Shooting Follow-up Poll, March 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey is a follow-up poll on the subway shooting incident involving Bernhard Goetz. Respondents were queried for their opinions on Goetz's action and his claim of self-defense, whether their attitudes differed now from when they first heard of the case, the refusal of the grand jury to indict Goetz for attempted murder, the possibility of the District Attorney's office presenting new charges to a new grand jury, the characterization of Goetz as an innocent victim, and Mayor Koch's statements regarding the news media's handling of the case. Opinions on training New Yorkers in the use of firearms were also elicited
WABC-TV Sweeps Survey, January 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey examines social and moral attitudes. Respondents were questioned about their personal attitudes and behavior and about their perceptions of the United States at large. Topics covered include patriotism, marriage and the family, the sexual revolution and current sexual behavior, religion, work and financial status, and etiquette and manners. Data on demographic characteristics also are included
WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Subway Shooting-Vigilante Poll, January 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey was conducted following the New York City subway shooting incident involving Bernhard Goetz. Respondents were asked if they were regular subway riders, if they had ever been mugged, if they had heard anything about the case so far, and if they approved or disapproved of the shooter's actions and his being charged with attempted murder. They also were asked to indicate whether they agreed with several statements relating to the incident and to handguns, including the necessity for people to arm themselves for their own protection
Moira, a vision of blindness by Tony De Nonno( Visual )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows 11-year-old Moira Egan who, though blind, performs many acts in the same manner as do her sighted friends and family. She discusses her feelings about her blindness, reflecting her independence and enthusiasm for life
WABC-TV/News York Daily News Libya poll : March 1986( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WABC-TV/NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Hijacking Poll, June 1985( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey of New York City residents centers on the June 14, 1985 hijacking of a TWA plane by Arab terrorists. Respondents were asked if they approved of Ronald Reagan's handling of the hostage situation, if the United States should be negotiating for the release of the hostages, and if the United States should request Israel to meet the terrorists' demands for the release of Shiite Moslems being held prisoner. Other questions posed include whether the United States should reduce its ties to Israel and whether military action should be undertaken against terrorism in the Middle East even if it risks a larger war. An assessment of the actions of the Israeli government also is provided. Demographic characteristics are included as well
 
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Alternative Names
New York (City). Television Station WABC-TV

New York (N.Y.). W.A.B.C.-TV (Television station)

New York (N.Y.). WABC-TV (Television station)

W.A.B.C.-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

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English (57)