WorldCat Identities

Margolis, Barbara

Overview
Works: 18 works in 36 publications in 4 languages and 497 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1995, 778.55
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Margolis
In focus : a guide to using films by Linda Blackaby ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is a how-to manual about using films. it discusses ways of dealing with the common problems and questions involved in showing films, whether to a few people or to a large audience
Ethics in America II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. [The program] follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a study guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A website with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series"--Container label
Are we winning, Mommy? America and the cold war ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of film clips demonstrating how the media has controlled attitudes about the Cold War and American anti-communist feeling
In the balance bioattack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this two-part series, a panel of experts discuss two scenarios and examine the most critical mission of the war on terror: preventing the next attack--or dealing with it
Dulce Patria Sweet country ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Up to date survey of Chile today. Political activists, leaders of labor, priests, and students provide a vision of the many facets of the struggle against dictatorship
Dulce patria ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An up-to-date, comprehensive history of Chile's past twenty years: the Allende government, 1970-1973, the brutal coup, and the past years of military terror under Augusto Pinochet are all clearly documented
Adam Clayton Powell by Richard Kilberg ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlighting both his remarkable achievements and his fatal flaws, this documentary is a dramatic portrait of Adam Clayton Powell, the flamboyant black Congressman and minister who became one of the most powerful, controversial politicians of his time
On the line by Barbara Margolis ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proposes that instability and recession are built into the American economic system and that solutions to economic problems have been sought largely at the expense of the worker. Examines the effects of economic dislocations in the 1970's on the lives and thinking of several individual workers. Focuses on the year-long rent strike at Co-op City, the 1975 March for Jobs in Washington, D.C., and worker discontent in a Ford auto plant
Declarations, essays on American ideals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five short video essays, each exploring the idea of liberty in modern American life
Declarations, essays on American ideals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four short video essays, each exploring the idea of equality in modern American life
Declarations, essays on American ideals ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five short video essays, each exploring the idea of happiness in modern American life
Three farewells medicine & the end of life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program looks at the difficult choices a loving family makes as they confront the end of life. When a perfect pregnancy ends in unforeseen complications, and the newborn suffers very severe brain injury, how should the parents decide what is best for their baby? When, a few years later, the baby's grandmother descends into dementia from Alzheimer's, should her earlier wish to forego all medical treatment be honored, even though she may no longer understand--or agree--with the statements she made when she was competent? Still later, another family member receives a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. If she is terminally ill, should she be able to avail herself of medications to aid her in dying?"--Annenberg website
Are we winning, Mommy? : America and the Cold War [press kit] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Press kit includes 1 discussion guide and 2 sheets of loose copy
Sweet country a film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A survey of General Ausgusto Pinochet's Chile, presenting interviewees' experiences to illustrate Chile's "National Security Doctrine" and the struggle against dictatorship
Documentary films and research by Barbara Margolis ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The processed portion of this collection is summarized above and described in the register. Additional accessions are described below
Profits & promises ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From the boardroom to the executive suite, to offices and shop floors, the world of big business is making more demands, requiring greater risks, and offering fewer certainties than ever before. In this Fred Friendly Seminar moderated by Harvard Law's Charles Nesson, fourteen panelists, movers and shakers from the spheres of industry, finance, law, consulting, publishing, and the federal government, use the hypothetical Phoenix Corporation as a springboard to wrestle with the demands for effective corporate governance and maximizing shareholder value
Les Etats-Unis et la guerre froide ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reminiscences of Barbara Margolis : by Barbara Margolis ( )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Youth and travel, Paris, North Africa; family life; volunteer work with Council of Jewish women, Brooklyn House of Detention, Rikers Island; founding of Rikers Review; Fresh Start Program; public consciousness about prisons in mid-sixties; David Margolis, career of, contributions to Ed. I. Koch mayoral campaign of 1977; personal relationship, travel with Koch; Commissioner of Corrections selector, 1978; Board of Corrections; New York City Commission for Protocol, Vice Chairman, Chairman 1983-1990; National Protocol Directory, 1987; scandals, Koch administration
 
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Languages
English (27)
Spanish (5)
French (1)
Portuguese (1)