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ABC News

Works: 4,655 works in 7,719 publications in 1 language and 57,420 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Documentary films  Television news programs  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Biography  Internet videos  Biographical films 
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Most widely held works by ABC News
To save our schools, to save our children : the approaching crisis in America's public schools by Marshall Frady( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the fall 1984 ABC-television program of the same title
The Eye of the storm by William Peters( Visual )

36 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents an innovative experiment in which Jane Elliott, a third-grade teacher, divides her all-white class into "blue-eyes" and "brown-eyes," making each group superior or inferior on successive days. Demonstrates the nature and effects of bigotry by showing changes brought about in the children's behavior and learning patterns
Crime in America : the ABC report by Donald MacGillis( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiroshima : why the bomb was dropped( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary television film examines the reasons behind the decision to use the atom bomb against Japan during World War II
A moment in history : the inauguration of Barack Obama( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features one of the most important events in history, and includes the pre-inaugural events from the morning of January 20, 2009, the Oath of Office and Inaugural Speeches in their entirety, benediction from Dr. Joseph Lowery, recitation by Elizabeth Alexander, and much more
Crisis : behind a presidential commitment( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having earned John F. Kennedy's trust with his 1960 campaign-trail film Primary, cinéma vérité documentarian Robert Drew expressed his desire to document a president in crisis. When African American college students Vivian Malone and James Hood prepared to enroll at the all-white University of Alabama in June 1963, governor George Wallace defied a federal court order and vowed to prevent the students' enrollment. Kennedy granted unprecedented access to Drew and his unobtrusive four-team crew, who used handheld cameras to cover both sides of the conflict: Wallace self-righteously clings to segregation, while a flurry of phone calls between the president, attorney general Robert F. Kennedy, and deputy attorney general Nicholas Katzenback reveal a tightly coordinated plan to dismiss Wallace (in Robert Kennedy's words) as "a second-rate figure." Special feature: Drew's short film Faces of November provides an examination of the meaning of John F. Kennedy's death to those at his funeral
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus : but we have to live on earth by John Gray( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles six couples with marital issues. With the advice and help from John Gray the couples are better able to understand how men and women can fulfill each other's needs
The Clinton years( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary, a history and review of the presidency of Bill Clinton from the 1992 campaign to the end of his second term, crafted from segments produced by ABC's “Nightline” in conjunction with post-Clinton interviews with key administration figures including White House staffers, cabinet members, presidential advisers, and friends, that covers the scandals, the ups and downs, and the achievements and disappointments of Mr. Clinton's administration, as well as the enduring elements of his political career
The Hajj( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or piligrimage to Mecca
The Fall of communism( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief history of the creation and growth of the Soviet empire followed by a survey events that occurred in 1989 and 1990 in the nations of eastern Europe and within some republics of the Soviet Union using new stories broadcast by ABC. Describes each country's efforts to revitalize its economy and democratize its institutions and then examines the impact of these changes
The Kennedy films of Robert Drew & associates( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1960, a filmmaking group was granted direct access to John F. Kennedy, filming him on the campaign trail and eventually in the Oval Office. This resulted in three films of remarkable, behind-closed-doors intimacy, Primary, Adventures on the New Frontier, and Crisis, and, following the president's assassination, the poetic short Faces of November. Collected here are all four of these titles, early exemplars of the movement known as Direct Cinema
Tsunami : wave of destruction( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines the chain of events that led to the devastating destruction in South Asia and explores the impact of relief efforts in the region. It explains the science of tsunamis and looks back at other catastrophic natural disasters
Pope John Paul II by Dan Henderson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This detailed portrait examines his life and experiences, his victories and his failures, as well as his struggles to unite people of various faiths. Includes footage from Good Morning America's 2003 visit to the Vatican
ABC News Nightline. one American's pilgrimage to Mecca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Wolfe, an American Muslim, describes the experience of his hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca
The deep dive : one company's secret weapon for innovation( Visual )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the team approach to designing a better product. Designers at Ideo are given the task of redesigning the shopping cart in just 5 days. Shows group problem solving and innovation
The sexting crisis video clip collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of six ABC News segments makes clear the dangers involved in what has become known as 'sexting'. Parents, educators, legal authorities, and teens all take part in these illuminating and sometimes disturbing stories. Sexting and Teens: A look at the disturbing trend of kids snapping lewd photos with their phones -- and the legal fallout. Vicky Mabrey visits a Pennsylvania town in which a teenage girl and other students face charges for what they see as harmless texting. The Consequences of Sexting: Twenty percent of teens admit to engaging in X-rated text messaging. Gigi Stone reports on two teen boys who forwarded nude photos of a female classmate and will likely be charged with transmission of child pornography. Sexting Spreading Among Teens: Sending explicit pictures using cell phones is becoming increasingly popular among young people. Gigi Stone presents stories of arrests and prosecutions from around the country. Teen Sex Gone Viral: A profile of 18-year-old Phillip Alpert, who was forced to register as a sex offender after being convicted of trafficking in child porn -- specifically, photos of his 16-year-old girlfriend, emailed in a moment of anger. Parents Discuss Sexting with Teens: Diane Sawyer moderates a group talk involving parents, teens, and experts -- covering the basic issue of sexting, its short- and long-term consequences, and ways to educate young people about steering clear of it. Parental Text Control: Becky Worley examines the uses and implications of software and other high-tech protective measures which can help parents prevent the unsafe use of cell phones, digital photos, and text messaging" (home page)
The search for Jesus by Marcus J Borg( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Search for Jesus is a journalist's exploration of the historical figure of Jesus. Peter Jennings goes to the Holy Land and searches for clues to who Jesus was, and what we can know about his childhood, brief adult life and the circumstances of his death
Case studies in childhood obsessive-compulsive disorder( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridget, 15 ans, ne peut pas aller près de ses parents, car elle craint qu'ils soient contaminés. Rocco, 9 ans, fond en larmes à chaque fois qu'il essaie de partir pour l'école, consommé par l'anxiété sur ce qui pourrait se produire une fois à l'extérieur. Michelle, 13 ans, passe des heures sous la douche. Ces enfants, avec environ un million d'autres, ont le TOC (Trouble Obsessionnel Compulsif). Cette vidéo suit le traitement de Bridget, Rocco, et Michelle qui tentent de refaire leur vie et à surmonter la stigmatisation associée à cette maladie
Inside the new KKK( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Granted rare access to the Mississippi White Nights of the KKK-the klavern notorious for its involvement in what has come to be known as the Mississippi Burning case-this ABC News program reports on the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan, whose membership has been rising. Nightline's Cynthia McFadden and her camera crew are welcomed by Grand Dragon Steven Howard, who, at a site deep in the woods, presides over a white supremacist barbecue, some pistol practice, and, after nightfall, the ritual lighting of a 16-foot cross. In addition, the Grand Dragon expounds his controversial views on racial segregation and the means for achieving it. "Howard says he's allowed us to come here to show us the new Klan is neither hate-filled nor violent," says McFadden, "yet what we heard and saw during our time with them suggests otherwise." Chilling. Ominous
America speaks : 50 states in 50 days( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America Speaks is a comprehensive, up-to-the-minute wrap-up of the historic 2008 Presidential election. Packed with gorgeous color photographs and buoyed by the insightful journalism of two of the world's news giants, this must-have book will examine every aspect of the riveting campaign. Readers will also travel through "50 States in 50 Days" on the historic joint ABC News/USA TODAY tour of the nation, which captures the voices of the voters as they weigh the merits of the candidates and the challenges being faced by the nation. This comprehensive multimedia package is accompanied by a DVD that allows patriots to relive all the moments along the way toward this historic election with unforgettable moments of the past year with candidates and constituents alike
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Crisis : behind a presidential commitment
The HajjPope John Paul IIAmerica speaks : 50 states in 50 days
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