WorldCat Identities

Weitz, Martin

Overview
Works: 111 works in 187 publications in 4 languages and 1,606 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Educational television programs  Drama  Comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Action and adventure films  Television series 
Roles: Author, Director
Classifications: QP376, 612
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Most widely held works by Martin Weitz
Poisoning the land by Martin Weitz( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the ways in which we are polluting the earth and why this poses problems for us and future generations. Also examines practical solutions to prevent further pollution
Aging( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program covers the physical process of aging, examining the various body systems to see how and why they change as they age. It also shows that not all the changes in older people are inevitable and that some changes in the aging body can be slowed down or reversed."
Health shock : how to avoid ineffective and hazardous medical treatment by Martin Weitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Water by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the functions of water in the human body, including the functions of drinking, breathing, sweating, and urinating. The urinary tract is analyzed in detail
Accident by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The body is like a self-supporting hospital, able to deal on its own with wounds, bacterial invasions, fractures, and obstructions to its various passages. This program follows the sequence of events over seconds and weeks when skin or bone is damaged and shows the defensive reactions of blood clotting, fever, and mending of bone fracture
Nerves at work( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the human nervous system, showing how nerve signals are transmitted. Examines the part played by nerve messages in reflex actions and the chemical and electrical activities of nerve cell networks
Breakdown( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows what happens to food through the entire human alimentary canal. Shows how food is dissolved in acid, how the liver and gall bladder work, and how digestion and absorption are carried out
Eating to live( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores appetite and hunger in the human body. By means of photography of the interior of the body, shows the actions of a salivary gland, the swallowing reflex, and the churning of the stomach as food is broken down and processed
Aging( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the physical processes of aging in the human body, examining the various body systems to see how and why they change with age. Discusses the changes that are unavoidable and those that can be slowed down or reversed
The Living body( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 26-part program explores the many structures and every major function, system, and organ of the human body. Uses the latest diagnostic tools fitted with cameras to provide interior views, while conversion of the entire human body to a computer database provides high resolution, three-dimensional color images of anatomical and physiological processes. The series divides this information into the following broad categories: introduction to the body, the senses, sleep, cell duplication, the urinary tract, digestion, muscles and joints, mechanisms of defense, hormones, the nervous system, the circulatory system, reproduction, the aging process, and a review
Präzise optische Messungen von Lamb-Verschiebungen am Wasserstoff- und Deuteriumatom by Martin Weitz( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our talented brain by Karl Sabbagh( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third program of a three-part segment; explores the relationship of culture to the neural system of the brain
Breakdown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows what happens to food as it passes through the entire human alimentary canal. Shows how food is dissolved in acid, how the liver and gall bladder work, and how digestion and absorption are carried out
Decision( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the human brain organizes input and output to make a simple but lifesaving decision. Examines the functions of the cortex, nerve circuits, and individual nerve cells
De naakte aap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentaireserie over het menselijk gedrag
The Living body( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the human nervous system showing how nerve signals are transmitted. Examines the part played by nerve messages in reflex actions and the chemical and electrical activities of nerve cell networks
Health shock by Martin Weitz( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Living body( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the network of nerves that extend through the body from the brain to the spinal cord. It includes detailed segments on involuntary and reflex nerve impulses and their transmission through nerve fibers
The Immortal genes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program charts the stages of human development from infant, to parent, to grandparent and the care necessary to enable a child to grow up healthy and well adjusted. The importance of mother/child bonding, the strategies babies use to keep mothers nearby, and the purposes of human longevity are discussed. In addition, lessons from animals and the ancients are noted, such as the best posture for giving birth
The Hunting ape( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthropologist Desmond Morris reveals the animal roots of human behavior and focuses on the primal ancestors of humans, their eating and hunting habits and shows how they adopted a social organization that included division of labor and use of a permanent, fortified base of operations
 
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