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WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.)

Overview
Works: 288 works in 450 publications in 1 language and 7,780 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Educational films  Television programs  Documentary-style television programs  Internet videos  Personal narratives  Documentary films 
Classifications: DA660, 232.9
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Most widely held works about WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.)
 
Most widely held works by WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.)
Castle by David Macaulay( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basé sur le livre de David Macaulay, description des châteaux du 13e siècle, leur architecture, les techniques de construction, les façons de les habiter et de les défendre en cas de guerre. Large utilisation du cinéma d'animation
From Jesus to Christ the first Christians( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the life of Jesus and the movement he started, challenging familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity. Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence and interviews with the nation's leading New Testament scholars, the series transports the viewer back two thousand years to the time and place where Jesus once lived and preached
The Vikings( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This riveting special investigates a new image of the Vikings that goes far deeper than their savage stereotype as raiding marauders. They were expert shipbuilders, superb artisans, canny merchants, and bold colonizers
Who Killed Vincent Chin? by Christine Choy( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Chin, a Chinese-American and an automotive engineer was mistaken for being Japanese and was murdered in a Detroit bar for it. He was killed by a disgruntled assembly line worker who blamed him for the Japanese auto makers threatening his job. A second travesty occurred when his murder was denied justice in the court system
The stories of Maxine Hong Kingston by Maxine Hong Kingston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxine Hong Kingston, in two conversations with Bill Moyers, talks about her writing, her published works and the interaction of East Asian and American consciousness
Toni Morrison a writer's work by Toni Morrison( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this interview with Bill Moyers from the New York Public Library, Morrison discusses the characters in her work, the people in her life, the power of love, the representation of race in literature, and how the invented world of fiction connects to life
Richard Rodriguez victim of two cultures( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Rodriguez' experiences of growing up in America as the son of immigrants, the loss of his "Mexican soul", and his first exposure to American culture. Discussion focuses also on the differences between Mexican and American cultures, including Rodriguez' observations on America's growing sense of loss and the essence of American society today
In search of the Constitution by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1, episode 2: Bill Moyers interviews the Supreme Court Justice who wrote the majority opinion in Roe v. Wade, the case that legalized abortion. Moyers and Justice Harry A. Blackmun discuss the emotional and moral challenge of interpreting the Constitution
Bharati Mukherjee conquering America( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Bharati Mukherjee and Bill Moyers discuss America's Asian immigrants, of whom she is one, and the struggles of the enculturation process
The whole child a caregiver's guide to the first five years( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches the latest in the fields of child development and child care for the critical years from birth to the age of five. Outlines essential information about children's physical, emotional, and cognitive development. Presents practical developmental activities and techniques to use in difficult situations. Shows real children and teachers in Head Start classrooms, a private urban infant center and preschool, an in-home family child care program, a suburban preschool and two university child care centers
Tu Wei-ming a Confucian life in America( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews Tu Wei-ming who discusses the relevance of Confucian philosophy to our times and the recent student movement in China. Tu Wei-ming suggests that the humanism of Confucius can help us sort out some of the ethical problems of today
Maya Angelou rainbow in the clouds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet, activist, and teacher, Maya Angelou, takes viewers by the hand and heart to explore the importance and impact of faith in people's daily lives. Scenes at San Francisco's Glide Memorial Church show how a diverse congregation supports and encourages one another
God and the constitution( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers discusses the separation of church and state, religious liberty, and the establishment clause with Martin E. Marty and Leonard W. Levy
In the beginning( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video features lively discussions between Bill Moyers and three prominent historians about the roots of the Constitution and its impact on our society since its writing. Michael Kammen discusses the Constitution's place and role as a symbol of American life. Forrest McDonald talks about the intellectual origins of the Constitution. Olive Taylor discusses black Americans and others who were not part of the Constitution
The Broken cord Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews writers Louise Erdrich and Michael Dorris who talk about their work, their American Indian heritage, fetal alcohol syndrome, and parenthood
Religion, rap, and the crisis of black leadership Cornel West( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation and interview with Cornel West, professor at Harvard University, about religion, rap music, and the crisis of black leadership in America
Mr. Justice Blackmun( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews the Supreme Court Justice who wrote the majority opinion in Roe v. Wade, the case that legalized abortion. Moyers and Blackmun discuss the emotional and moral challenge of interpreting the Constitution
For the people( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the impact of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights on the lives of American citizens. Three landmark Supreme Court cases are presented, Engel v. Vitale (school prayer), Keyishian v. Board of Regents (academic freedom), Bowers v. Hardwick (sodomy)
A Confucian life in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews Tu Wei-Ming who discusses the relevance of Confucian philosophy to our times and the recent student movement in China
Justice Sandra Day O'Connor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers interviews Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman to serve as Supreme Court justice. She discusses her background, philosophies, specific Court rulings, and the Court's role as keeper of the Constitution
 
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controlled identityDetroit Public Television

Detroit. Television station WTVS-TV

WTVS-TV (Television station) Detroit.

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English (106)

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