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Guidance Associates

Overview
Works: 1,258 works in 2,171 publications in 2 languages and 12,054 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc  Study guides  Educational films  Science films  Nature films  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: BF575.P9, 303.385
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Most widely held works by Guidance Associates
Shakespeare-- a day at the Globe ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the development of public theater up to the building of Shakespeare's Globe reviewing the social, political, and cultural events that made Shakespeare's accomplishments possible and recreates a performance at the Globe
The Eye of the storm by William Peters ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how a teacher in Riceville, Iowa, introduced her children to the realities of prejudice by using the color of eyes as the criterion of superiority. Explains that the results of the experiment were indicative of the situation throughout the United States
Battle of Algiers by Gillo Pontecorvo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1954 Algiers, an ex-convict joins the terrorists in rebellion against the French government
History through literature France ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the history of Russia from the early 19th century until the present time using the works of Russian writers and novelists
The Harlem renaissance and beyond ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the work of several American Negro writers, including Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, and Claude McKay. Discusses some of the lesser figures whose importance is more historical than literary
Mythology--gods & goddesses ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces students to Greek and Roman mythology by telling some of the important legends. Stresses both the historical and literary aspects of mythology
How to read a textbook ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the steps to the system of reading comprehension
The Harlem renaissance and beyond ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two-part production which introduces the viewer to the major black writers of the 1920's, and in particular, to those writers of this period who collectively were refessed to as the "Harlem Renaissance," the "Negro Renaissance," or the "Negro Awakening," which was a period from 1925 to 1929
How to manage your time ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the importance of time management and how to make a personal, efficient schedule
Wasting away understanding anorexia nervosa and bulimia ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helps the viewer understand the social, cultural, and psychological pressures that can lead to anorexia and bulimia
How to take essay tests ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how two important test strategies, effective test management and focused test review, can lead to better achievement on tests
Supreme Court decisions that changed the nation Roe v. Wade ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The issue in this decision was: should a woman have the right to terminate her pregnancy, or can the interests of the state government prevent such freedom of choice?
Getting hooked on adventure ( Visual )
10 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses nine adventure books with the purpose of stimulating student interest in reading the books. Includes descriptions and, in some cases, readings of characteristic passages. Among the books are Weyman Jones' Edge of two worlds, Paula Fox's The slave dancer,and Barbara Leonie Picard's version of The Odyssey of Homer
Hard facts about drugs alcohol, marijuana, cocaine and crack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high school class is followed from freshman through senior years, the focus on students who use alcohol, marijuana, cocaine and crack with devastating results
Death and dying: closing the circle ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helps create an understanding of the experiences of dying persons
How to take notes ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the importance of taking notes in developing study skills in school and also in later life
What is communism? ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 presents both the central ideas of Communism and a short history of Communism in the Soviet Union. Part 2 provides a view of the development of Communism in countries other than the Soviet Union, including European countries, Cuba, and China
How to listen effectively ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers specific advice on how to become an active listener
Sexual encounters of the floral kind an investigation into the extraordinary sex life of plants ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wide-ranging investigation into the extraordinary sex lives of flowering plants. Flowers have many intriguing adaptations for attracting pollinators, and these co-evolved relationships are often unexpected and bizarre. Includes unusual bird and mammalian pollinators, flowers that smell like rotting flesh, orchids that lure male wasps with the promise of sex, and much more
Homer's mythology tracing a tradition ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the Iliad and the Odyssey, and to the social and historical context in which those works were written
 
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English (93)
French (1)