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Current Affairs Films (Firm)

Overview
Works: 346 works in 446 publications in 1 language and 1,267 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works 
Classifications: BL2530.U, 362.8
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Most widely held works by Current Affairs Films (Firm)
Cults, the appeal, the danger ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the phenomenon of modern-day religious cults such as Scientology, followers of Sun Myung Moon, Hare Krishna, and followers of Jim Jones. Shows how they differ from other religious groups and discusses their appeal and their danger
The Right to die ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores moral, legal, and practical implications involved in the issue concerning the right to die
Violence in the home : an American tragedy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the problems of child abuse and wife beating, explores their causes and ramifications, and discusses methods of preventing their occurrence
Today's family--a changing concept ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the personal and social effects of changes in the concept and function of the American family
The Death penalty cruel or just punishment? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the effort by various states to create laws which provide for capital punishment acceptable to the Supreme Court on constitutional grounds. Surveys the public response to capital punishment
Nuclear energy, too hot to handle ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the issues in the current debate over the safety of nuclear energy plants, including adequacy of containment procedures, waste disposal, and economic factors
Crime : what about the victim? ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the question of compensation for victims of crime. Describes victim compensation systems employed in earlier societies, and considers the requirements for a workable system in contemporary society
Pregnancy a teenage epidemic? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents statistics relating to teenage pregnancies and examines their social and individual implications. Considers possible methods of decreasing the enormity of this problem
Stress, sanity, and survival ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the problems of stress in modern society, reasons for its widespread occurrence, and possible cures
The Penal system : why isn't it working? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the failures and successes of today's penal system, and suggests areas in need of reform. Asks whether the entire concept of criminal rehabilitation should be rethought
The Palestinians: problem people of the Middle East ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains that the Palestinians who were displaced from their homeland during the 1948 war and scattered in refugee camps throughout several Arab countries, constitute today an open wound which must be healed before there is a hope for any lasting peace in the Middle East
Criminal justice : trial and error ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the American criminal justice system, weighing the frequent criticisms made against its inefficiency, unfairness, and ineffectiveness. Presents the viewpoints of both the average citizen and of those involved in the system
America's aged: the forgotten many ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines how and why elderly people in American society are segregated, neglected, and even exploited. Focuses on social attitudes, health, and many problems of the aged. Tells what old people have to offer society and describes their changing outlook
Human rights : who speaks for man? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the general issue of human rights, discusses the meaning of human rights in the modern world, and examines various measures that can be implemented internationally to safeguard human rights
Terrorism worldwide--is anybody safe? ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines terrorism and terrorists. Explores who terrorists are and what aspirations and effect they have, pointing out what has and can be done to check these people
To kill a mockingbird review, analysis and background of the novel. ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combines a critical review of the novel with background information relevant to an understanding of what the author attempted to accomplish
Deadly chemicals : who's minding the store? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the danger posed by the use, transportation, and disposal of highly toxic industrial chemicals and poses questions about their regulation
South Africa the issue of white supremacy ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the differences in the standard of living of whites and blacks, the political, economic, and social restrictions, and the prospects for change in South Africa
Gun control--the right to bear arms ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses pro and con arguments on the issue of gun control. Examines the effectiveness of present laws and raises questions of future problems
The Rosenbergs--the crime worse than murder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using the same pictorial representations for two different narrations, depicts the Rosenberg espionage trial from the standpoint of both the prosecution and the defense
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Current Affairs (Firm)

Key Productions, inc. Current Affairs Films Division
Languages
English (28)