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Educational Film Center (Annandale, Va.)

Overview
Works: 860 works in 1,680 publications in 1 language and 13,012 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Film adaptations  Constitution 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: JK1896, 324.6230973
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Most widely held works by Educational Film Center (Annandale, Va.)
One woman, one vote ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the 70-year struggle for women's suffrage which culminated in the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920. It illuminates the alliances, infighting, betrayals and defeats that paved the way for victory in the battle for women's right to vote. Historical footage is enhanced with vocal performances, and interviews with historians provide the viewer with both current and historical perspectives
The world of chemistry ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey through the exciting world of chemistry with Nobel laureate Roald Hoffmann as your guide. The foundations of chemical structures and their behavior are explored through computer animation, demonstrations, and on-site footage at working industrial and research labs. A video instructional series for college and high school classrooms and adult learners; 26 half-hour video programs and coordinated books
Voices from the Federal Theatre by Bonnie Nelson Schwartz ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Economics USA ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic footage, documentary sequences, interview, and news-style analysis provide a firsthand look at the leading economic crises that have shaped our lives and the trends that will mold American business in the future. Leading economic authorities including Milton Friedman, Robert Heilbroner, John Kenneth Galbraith, and Paul Samuelson, explain our economic system
Exploring the world of music ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to music with a global perspective, this program shows how elements such as melody, rhythm, and texture can create an infinite variety of sounds and serve as expressions of culture. Includes rare archival footage and contemporary performances, and themes such as music and the environment, music as cultural memory, and how technology changes music
Inside the global economy ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the trend towards increased international economic integration and economic interdependence. Includes case studies from around the world and panel discussions by economic experts
Legacies of social change 100 years of professional social work in the U.S. ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two-part documentary surveying the birth and growth of social work in the United States. Many of social work's early and recent leaders are featured including Jane Addams, Mary Richmond, E. Franklin Frazier, Harry Hopkins, Frances Perkins, Jane Hoey, Whitney Young, Ana Dumois and Del Anderson. Together the stories tell of the values and forces that gave rise to the profession in public and private sectors and individually recount the struggles and achievements of each leader to carry out social work's mission
The Marshall Plan against the odds ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This one-hour documentary marks the 50th anniversary of the speech delivered by Secretary of State George C. Marshall, in which the retired general outlined his vision of the controversial economic rescue plan that was to bear his name. Post-War Europe was beset with hunger, poverty, devastation, and chaos. Marshall's plan was a matter of compassion as well as self-interest, since he asserted that the United States needed a strong, stable Europe in the Cold War. This program includes archival photographs, films, newsreels, and contemporary interviews
The creative curriculum ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains and illustrates how to arrange an active, comfortable, environment in which to teach preschool and elementary age children. Demonstrates six major activity areas in the teaching environment: blocks, house corner, table toys, sand and water, library corner and art
Jews & Christians a journey of faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary designed to foster greater understanding between Jews and Christians through mutual appreciation for each faith's history and teachings
The Odyssey of John Dos Passos ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary chronicles the life and work of one of America's most innovative and controversial writers. Includes rare archival footage, interviews with family and friends, and excerpts from letters, diaries and literary works
The Periodic table ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st program shows the power of Mendeleev's Periodic Table which predicted the properties of as yet undiscovered elements, and how modern chemists have refined the arrangement of the table and continue to refer to it. The 2nd program demonstrates how elements bond to form compounds by giving, taking, or sharing electrons. Also discusses the differences between ionic and covalent bonds
Molecular architecture ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st program teaches how the shape and physical properties of a molecule is determined by the electronic structure of its elements and their bonds. The 2nd program examines how chemists use the interaction of energy with matter to determine the nature and behavior of chemical substances
The Busy electron ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st program illustrates reactions involving electron transfer using the examples of the electrochemical cell, corrosion and electrolysis. The 2nd program focuses on acids, bases and pH and how they function in the laboratory and in natural systems
The Mole ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1st program explains that a mole of any substance contains a constant number of atoms or molecules. Also examines the use of this important quantitative chemistry term. The 2nd program explains why water is unique and necessary for life and explores the special chemical properties of water
The world of chemistry ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pt. 19. Examines the important properties of metals including malleability, ductility, and conductivity. Explores the methods used to extract metals from ores and to blend metals to form alloys. -- Pt. 20. Teaches how the surface of a substance reacts and interacts at the molecular level and explores the world of surface science
Carbon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program teaches the organic chemistry of carbon compounds and explains the versatility of carbon's molecular structures. The second program explains what polymers are, how they are made and why they are different. Also shows how chemists control the molecular structure to create polymers with special properties
Proteins structure and function ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program discusses what proteins are. The second program explains how the human body manufactures complex proteins to sustain life and relates how traits are passed on from generation to generation
The Driving forces ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program explains why chemical reactions occur and what governs the rate of these reactions. Also investigates endothermic and exothermic reactions and reveals the role of entropy. The second program explains the role that catalysts play in chemical transformations and demonstrates the state of dynamic equilibrium, which allows chemists and chemical engineers to change reaction conditions
Metals ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program examines the important properties of metals including malleability, ductility, and conductivity. Also explores the methods used to extract metals from ores and to blend metals to form alloys. The second program teaches how the surface of a substance reacts and interacts at the molecular level and explores the world of surface science
 
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Alternative Names
Educational Film Center, Springfield, Va.
Languages
English (180)
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