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Current Affairs (Firm)

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Works: 76 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 279 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Documentary television programs  History  Juvenile works  Children's films 
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Most widely held works about Current Affairs (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Current Affairs (Firm)
The Giant awakes by Australian Broadcasting Corporation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the potentials of China's newly emerged economic power and looks at the problems associated with China's economic reform
Anatomy of a coup( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how the Communist Party attempts a coup and undoes itself. Beginning with the failed coup, fourteen days of revolution, this features participants from both sides of the baricades
Drugs in the '80's : why are we overdosing?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the causes of drug abuse in our culture and examines the manifestations of drug use. Shows the social and cultural factors which contribute to the pattern of drug abuse
Teenage suicide--a cry for help( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the causes of the increasing number of teenage suicides and asks what can be done to alleviate the problem
The American Indian--making a stand( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the problems faced by American Indians in today's world. Shows how several tribes and individuals have come to terms with the realities of modern society
Alcoholism--who pays the tab?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the problems created by alcohol abuse and the individual and societal costs of these problems
Organized bigotry : white sheets and swastikas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan and the American Nazi movements and discusses implications for the future
Islam, a world force( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Islam in the modern world, both as a religion and as a political force
Runaways--faces lost in the crowd( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the social and psychological causes of teenage runaways and shows where they are going and how they are surviving
Single parents--coping alone( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the economic, psychological, and social hardships faced by an increasing number of single parents and their children. Examines the causes of this increase and the impact on traditional family structure
The Supreme Court, behind closed doors( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a close look at the Supreme Court and its critics and reexamines its special role as an arbiter of the social process
Vandalism--community assault( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the problem of vandalism in contemporary society and looks at causes and possible solutions to the problem
Emergency first aid by Gerald Hackett( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the basics of first aid. Points covered include determining the need for rescuing, how to administer artificial respiration, how to control bleeding, what to do in the case of poisoning, and how to recognize and treat shock
Life from the lab : progress and peril( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows current research in cloning, recombinant DNA, and genetic engineering. Examines the social and moral questions and dangers which surround this work
Grading society--the testing controversy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the use and misuse of standardized tests in education and business. Questions the necessity of tests, what they really measure, and their objectivity
The Ocean, the marine environment( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the ocean's physical characteristics. Shows its zones and communities of life forms as well as its influence on the terrestrial environment
America's aged: the forgotten many( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the financial, social, and psychological problems of growing old in America. Stresses ways of changing these conditions
Japan: Asia's economic superpower( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An update on current economic trends and issues in Japan. Reviewing the post-World War II rebuilding of Japan to its current status as a major exporter throughout the world, questions whether the nation will remain an Asian power or will expand to become a world superpower
The plight of the American Indian( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Palestinians: problem people of the Middle East( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history and current problems of the Palestinians in Israel and Jordan. Covers the conflicting claims and violence in the area
 
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