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Corporation for Entertainment and Learning

Overview
Works: 132 works in 483 publications in 1 language and 7,071 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical television programs  Biography  Biographical television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Originator, prn
Classifications: PN1997, 943.086
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Most widely held works by Corporation for Entertainment and Learning
The Twenties by Project 7 Productions( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Usually seen as an age of speakeasies, flappers and high living, the 1920's also saw millions of workers struggling for better wages. This program explores this decade when old America was vanishing and a new urban nation was being formed. Includes reminiscences of Americans who lived during this period
The Democrat and the Dictator( Visual )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Bill Moyers compares and contrasts the careers of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Adolf Hitler, focusing on the youth, personality, leadership style, and political goals of each
The image makers by Ursula Kolbe( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of public relations in changing public images. Recognizes Ivy Lee and Edward Bernays as the first people to use mass communications to influence public opinion and create the profession of public relations
The 30-Second President( Visual )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moyers looks at the role of television advertising in presidential campaigns. He interviews Rosser Reeves and Tony Schwartz. Includes ads used by Eisenhower, Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Nixon and Reagan
Post-war hopes, cold war fears( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in America after World War II, a time of rash optimism and neuroses. While the dollar was strong and everyday life improved, the 1950's also saw the lowering of the Iron Curtain, the loss of China to Communism, the Korean War and the Red Scare
America on the Road( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of the automobile and the ways it changed American society. Begins with Henry Ford and ends with the oil crisis in the 1970s
The Arming of the Earth( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Bill Moyers considers how the machine gun, the submarine, and the airplane have revolutionized the conduct of war. Focuses on the way in which advances in the technology of war have vastly increased the civilian toll in wartime
The Second American revolution( Visual )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hosts Bill Moyers, Ruby Dee, and Ossie Davis examine the search of Blacks for racial equality in 20th century America. Includes archival film and still photographs of the great personalities and events of the freedom movement
A walk through the 20th century with Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary specials in which a noted journalist explores major events that have shaped the last century, in an attempt to rediscover "the vivacity of the past."
"Change, Change."( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960's were years of rapid change in America: the increasing impact of television, computerization, social unrest, assassinations, the war in Vietnam and the landing of a man on the moon. Bill Moyers investigates the cause and the effects of these diverse changes on our culture
Out of the Depths: The Miner's Story( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at coal-miners in Colorado at the turn of the century; the poor working conditions, their almost feudal existence, and their attempt at a strike. Includes interviews with former Colorado coal-miners
The Helping Hand by Pat Mitchell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how the New Deal helped to create jobs during the Depression. Interviews former Civilian Conservation Corps workers who benefited from these programs
Out art( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features Bill Moyers discussing contemporary art
The Reel World of News( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at newsreels, a unique 20th century institution. For over 50 years newsreels informed and entertained whole generations until their demise in the mid-1960's with the advance of televised nightly newscasts
Come to the Fairs( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Survey of America's World's Fairs beginning with the first one held in Chicago in 1893. It was at these fairs that new inventions such as the Ferris wheel and the telephone were first introduced. Also discusses how fairs have changed in recent years
Fred Smith : corporate creativity (the story of Federal Express) by North Carolina( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Smith and his management team describe the original concept of Federal Express, providing insights into the entrepreneurial mind and the transport industry. Presents Federal Express as an example of innovative ideas replacing the conventional in business management
 
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