WorldCat Identities

Weitz, Martin

Overview
Works: 95 works in 182 publications in 3 languages and 1,612 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Director
Classifications: QP361, 612
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Most widely held works by Martin Weitz
Poisoning the land by Martin Weitz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 248 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
Water! by Karl Sabbagh ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program shows the crucial part water plays in the body's functioning and the system for keeping it in balance. Drinking, sweating, and breathing are covered. The urinary tract is analyzed in detail, with particular attention to the functioning of the kidneys
Breakdown ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 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
Health shock : how to avoid ineffective and hazardous medical treatment by Martin Weitz ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Health shock : a guide to ineffective and hazardous medical treatment by Martin Weitz ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eating to live by Karl Sabbagh ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 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
Decision ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 59 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
The Living body ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 58 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
Nerves at work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 56 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
Aging ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 56 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 by Karl Sabbagh ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 48 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
Ageing ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 43 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."
Our talented brain by Karl Sabbagh ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third program of a three-part segment; explores the relationship of culture to the neural system of the brain
Envenenar la tierra by Martin Weitz ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 36 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
Health shock by Martin Weitz ( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hot and cold ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the range of mechanisms through which the human body maintains a steady internal temperature and protects its vital organs. Covers shivering, hair erection, changes in blood flow, sweating, and panting
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 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accident ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 27 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
Growth and change ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores growth in the human body. Studies cell division and multiplication through cinemicrophotography and the growth of a tooth through time-lapse photography
The Hunting ape ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 21 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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Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.06 for Poisoning ... to 0.66 for The Huntin ...)
Alternative Names
Weitz, M.
Languages
English (67)
Spanish (4)
German (4)