Most widely held works about Rosalynn Carter
Most widely held works by Rosalynn Carter
First Lady from Plains by Rosalynn Carter ( Book )
35 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 3,161 libraries worldwide
Rosalynn Carter tells of her experiences in politics, and especially as First Lady.
Everything to gain : making the most of the rest of your life by Jimmy Carter ( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 2,478 libraries worldwide
Offers inspiring and practical views for making the most of the later years.
Helping yourself help others : a book for caregivers by Rosalynn Carter ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
The chances are good that every one of us will become a caregiver at some point in our lives. We come to this challenge in the most personal way possible - we want to help someone we love, but we don't know how, and we're afraid of losing ourselves in this daunting task. If you have picked up this book, you are probably a caring person. You may prove that every day by helping someone who is elderly or developmentally disabled or who suffers from a physical or mental illness.
Helping someone with mental illness : a compassionate guide for family, friends, and caregivers by Rosalynn Carter ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Discusses the most recent treatments of and research in mental illness and shows how to ensure sufferers get the best help available.
Man from Plains ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Jimmy Carter, a champion for human rights around the world, was elected the 39th President of the United States in 1976 and awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002. As ex-president, Jimmy Carter ignites a firestorm of controversy when he tours the country to promote "Palestine: peace not apartheid," a new book that questions Israel's policies towards the Occupied Territories.
Within our reach : ending the mental health crisis by Rosalynn Carter ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
In Within Our Reach: Ending the Mental Health Crisis, Rosalynn Carter and coauthors Susan K. Golant and Kathryn E. Cade render an insightful, unsparing assessment of the state of mental health. Using stories from her 35 years of advocacy to springboard into a discussion of the larger issues at hand, Carter crafts an intimate and powerful account of a subject previously shrouded in stigma and shadow, surveying the dimensions of an issue that has affected us all. She describes a system that continues to fail those in need, even though recent scientific breakthroughs with mental illness have potential to help most people lead more normal lives.
Helping someone with mental illness by Rosalynn Carter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Helping someone with a mental illness: a compassionate guide for families, friends, and caregivers.
Relief efforts by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
An interview with Rosalynn Carter : a transcript of a community service radio program from the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration by Tom Bowers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
I am America get hooked on history by Mary Sheldon ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Campaign 1980 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Conversations at The Carter Center coping with the stigma of mental illness ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Panel discussion before an audience. Part of a campaign by The Carter Center Mental Health Task Force and Program to reduce the historic stigma and discrimination against people with mental illness. Features author Kathy Cronkite and Rod Steiger sharing their personal experiences of coping with depression and suicidal thoughts. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter stresses the need for public education to combat prejudice against the mentally ill. Presenters take questions from the audience and talk about the stigma of mental illness.
Women and the Constitution : a bicentennial perspective : February 10-12, 1988, Atlanta, Georgia by Women and the Constitution ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Aging, an individual matter ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Explores current theories about aging and focuses on the implications for nurses. Also emphasizes the significance of the individuality of aging.
Aging : relocation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
(Critical) This program, part of a series on gerontological nursing, discusses the effect of relocation on the elderly, stresses the importance of thorough preparation, and compares a variety of relocation alternatives. A dialogue with Rosalynn Carter initiates this overview of the various aspects and stages of relocation. Although it presents no new or unique information, this is an excellent, comprehensive review of the subject. This well paced, technically superior production is highly recommended for use.
Kin & communities ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Examines how American families are rooted in older civilizations and what the future is for kin and communities in a changing world. Features remarks by First Lady Rosalynn Carter, Bennetta Washington, wife of the mayor of Washington, D.C., author Alex Haley, anthropologist Margaret Mead, and an address by Senator Hubert H. Humphrey. Introduced by S. Dillon Ripley, secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and music performed by the McLain Family Band.
Aging : sensory losses ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
(Critical) This program illustrates deterioration in the efficiency of sensory functions with age and discusses the effect this has on older people. Age-associated structural changes in ears, eyes, and nervous system are compared with normal functioning. Environmental factors are identified that can be manipulated to minimize these alterations. Various approaches for dealing with the elderly having visual and auditory limitations are presented but assessment by the nurse is not detailed adequately. This program is recommended as introductory nursing instruction for working with the elderly.
Children & families at risk : collaborating with our schools ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Campaign, 1980 : First Lady Rosalynn Carter by Rosalynn Carter ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Rosalynn Carter discusses her personal view of the role of First Lady.
I am America by Mary Sheldon ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This is an introduction to the fifty states and the District of Columbia, presented through stories, statistics, legends, descriptions, and music. Three former U.S. presidents and four first ladies join with sixteen actors and actresses to narrate this work, presented from the point of view of the individual states.
Baptists Baptists--Clergy Biography Bush, Barbara,--1925- Carter, Jimmy,--1924- Carter, Rosalynn Carter family Christian life Chronically ill--Family relationships Chronically ill--Home care Clergy Conduct of life Consumer education Documentary films Documentary television programs Emory University.--Carter Center Families Feature films Ford, Betty,--1918-2011 Georgia Georgia--Plains Governors Governors' spouses Habitat for Humanity International, Inc Historical films History Home care services Human rights workers Juvenile works Langford, Edna Large type books Life skills Mental health Mental health services Mental illness Nixon, Pat,--1912-1993 Nobel Prize winners Nonfiction films Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy,--1929-1994 Philosophy Political science Popular works Presidents Presidents' spouses Presidents--Staff Reagan, Nancy,--1923- Self-help housing Southern Baptist Convention United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired
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