WorldCat Identities

Walters, Barbara 1931-

Overview
Works: 495 works in 645 publications in 3 languages and 11,649 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Interviews  Educational films  Internet videos  Humor  History 
Roles: Narrator, Interviewer, Host, Performer, Commentator, Speaker, Moderator, Reporter, Interviewee, Editor
Classifications: PN4874.W285, 070.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Walters
How to talk with practically anybody about practically anything by Barbara Walters ( Book )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus but we have to live on earth by John Gray ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
ABC news decided to profile six brave couples whose lives were frayed by endless marital battles. Host Barbara Walters takes an eight-month journey of rediscovery as these frustrated couples, baring souls and fangs, allow cameras to witness them arguing over their stresses and struggles from their living room, support-group sessions, and finally from a live television studio in front of John Gray himself
Eating disorders the hunger within ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Correspondent Lynn Sherr visits the Montreux Counseling Center in Victoria, British Columbia, where Peggy Claude-Pierre offers hope, a voice of comfort and reason, and a highly successful alternative treatment plan for anorexia and bulimia to more than 400 patients annually."
Heaven Where is it? How do we get there? ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barbara Walters speaks with some of the world's great religious leaders and scholars about the differing views on heaven the world's religions hold
The Tarnished shield when good cops go bad ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This ABC News 'Turning Point' program examines the environment in which cops go bad and those who have gone bad flourish, why corruption is so hard to root out, and why whistle blowers are the ones made to feel guilty."
The secret lives of boys ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Is the recent surge in male youth violence one result of the societally imposed demand for men to seem "strong and silent"? In this ABC News 20/20 program, correspondent John Stossel; Dr. William Pollack, of the Harvard Medical School and author of Real Boys; and researchers from Emory University and the University of Connecticut explore why boys tend to repress their feelings. Using a real counseling session, experts demonstrate how to help boys express their feelings before they begin to act them out at school and at home in antisocial behavior₇or even in a shooting spree or suicide."--Container
The perfect baby ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the astonishing medical revolution in genetics, interviewing parents and doctors who must decide how "perfect" children should be
Pushed to the edge ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Devoted to American women, showing how they are changing in the face of violence and are now fighting back in such situations as rape and domestic violence
The Persian Gulf images of a conflict ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details a history of the conflict in the Persian Gulf including how the war started, footage of bombings and weaponry, an analysis of how the Pentagon fought the war, and interviews with key people involved in the war. Interviews included are of Saddam Hussein and Diane Sawyer occurring before the war and an interview of General Schwarzkopf conducted by Barbara Walters
The ugly truth ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Actors and hidden cameras show that good looking people may have it easier in life than others. Various situations are used to illustrate this subtle form of discrimination
Ronald Reagan by Tamra Orr ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remembering Ronald Reagan. The life of Reagan as told primarily by his children along with excerpts from the many interviews conducted by Barbara Walters. -- The Reagan Letters. A look at Reagan through some of the thousands of letters he wrote, many read by Reagan's son, Ron Jr. -- Farewell to a President. Exclusive coverage from the memorial ceremonies and funeral services on June 11, 2004
The Church of Scientology ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rebroadcast of a 20/20 episode on the Church of Scientology exploring the controversial church's history, mission and practices, including interviews with disciples and deserters and footage of an "auditing session."
Women and Alcohol ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This segment of the television program 20/20 shows the growing trend of binge drinking in young women. Koren Zailckas, author of the book Smashed is interviewed about her drinking experiences and what she is doing now to help other young women who are drinking too much
Should you let them watch? [assessing media violence] ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some psychologists and media experts claim that stylized television violence may not have the deleterious effect on children that was previously thought
Schizophrenia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the mystery of Schizophrenia, a mental illness
Under suspicion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Are store clerks and security guards just doing their jobs, or is their behavior driven by racism? In this revealing ABC News 20/20 undercover investigation, reporters and security experts expose a shameful aspect of American life -- shoppers under suspicion simply because of the color of their skin
Inside the pill ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) In this program, ABC News correspondent Arnold Diaz reports on the potential dangers of dietary supplements. Pharmacologist and radio host Joe Graedon; Tod Cooperman, president of ConsumerLab.com; and David Seckman, executive director of the National Nutritional Foods Association, speak out about misleading labeling, the need for governmental regulation, and the popular misperception among consumers that supplements such as chondroitin, SAM-e, ginseng, ginko biloba, and St. John's wort are harmless. The bottom line? Herbals have medicinal qualities, so safe use requires that dosage levels and possible interactions with pharmaceuticals be strictly taken into account
Barbara Walters 25 on 20/20 : 25 years of ground-breaking interviews ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program has been 25 years and more than 700 interviews in the making. Barbara Walters has interviewed every First Lady and President of the United States since Richard Nixon, many world leaders, movie stars, notorious murderers, and the people at the center of sensational scandals suring her 25 years on 20/20. As she steps down to concentrate on specials, Barbara takes a nostalgic look back at past ground-breaking interviews
Obsessive-compulsive disorder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This programs looks at people who suffer from various forms of OCD (Obsessive compulsive disorder) and features a doctor, Dr. Jeffery Schwartz, who believes that patients can cure themselves
Life: 50th anniversary video special ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the 50th golden anniversary celebration for Life magazine hosted by Barbara Walters. Shows photographs, pictures, and film footages of eye witnesses of great events, of great American heroes in war, in science and technology, in sports, etc. This picture magazine also includes drama, literature, and arts
 
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Alternative Names
Guber, Barbara W. 1931-
Guber, Barbara Walters.
Guber, Barbara Walters, 1931-
Wūltirz, Bārbarā, 1931-
Languages
English (131)
Arabic (1)
Korean (1)
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