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Scott Graphics Education Division

Overview
Works: 399 works in 465 publications in 1 language and 713 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Children's films  Biography 
Classifications: JK516, 353.032
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Most widely held works by Scott Graphics
Portrait of a minority Spanish-speaking Americans( Visual )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the rise to prominence of Spanish-speaking minorities and examines their problems and goals
The United States Senate: the politics of power( Visual )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 reviews the design of the founding fathers and the evolution of the Senate from its early days to modern times. Examines the committee system and discusses the controversial rules of seniority and the fillibuster. Part 2 presents a cross section of senatorial opinion on executive power versus congressional power, legislative oversight, and congressional ethics
Prisons and prison reform( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points out the futility of coping with crime by imprisoning people, examines alternatives to this approach and discussing a few of the attempts being made to make prison life a closer approximation of life outside prison
Industrial America( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lobbying the fourth branch of government.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces students to the art of lobbying--who does it, how he works and who he works for. Explains the good and bad features of special-interest lobbies
The un-making of a president( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the career of Richard Nixon, the events leading to his resignation, and the problems of defining and monitoring executive power and limiting its abuse constitutionally
Politics and people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alienation and mass society( Visual )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines alienation, first as associated with people and situations in urban settings and then as experienced by the poor, the middle class, the wealthy, and the young. Discusses the depersonalizing effects of technology, increased leisure time, and rapid change, and examines attempted solutions to problems of alienation such as communal living, encounter groups, and sensitivity training
The Presidency: powers and personalities( Visual )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 provides general observations on the nature of the Presidency and the character requirements of the office, presents a historic overview of the Presidency, and discusses the current nature and scope of the office. Part 2 traces the development of the modern Presidency from Roosevelt to Nixon
The Coming of modern times( Visual )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Railroads West!( Visual )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses historical photographs and prints as well as reports from people of the time to describe America's greatest era of growth, the period of 1870 to 1917. Presents an overview of the great era of American railroading with all its accomplishments for good and bad
The Changing role of women( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines, in a historical perspective, the role of women in the world, shows money as the principal enabling force in the women's liberation movement, and discusses social pressures and practices that keep women in a traditional role in society. Features Betty Friedan, Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, and others
Taxes, taxes, taxes: who pays the bill?( Visual )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the often conflicting points of view of those who are responsible for both seeking and controlling local, state, and national sources of revenue
The United Nations: a reevaluation( Visual )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the United Nation's work in nonpolitical areas, such as food shortages, disease control, and education. Also discusses the major problems within the U.N., such as the voting structure, financial problems, and the Security Council's veto power
A Biography of Adolf Hitler( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses Associated Press news photographs in a documentary format to capture the essential dynamics of Hitler as one of the leaders of World War II
Food: will there be enough?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks ahead to the possibility of food shortages in coming years as fewer farmers use modern technology in attempting to produce more food for more people
Germany divided( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history, present conditions, and future prospects for politically-divided Germany
Mental health( Visual )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a broad view of mental health in society and examines the problems of alcohol, drugs, and other ways of attempting to cope with life's tensions and pressures
Southeast Asia: contrasts and conflicts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the ten countries which comprise Southeast Asia, and examines the geography, population, history, and beliefs of each. Includes discussion by political authorities of reasons for American involvement in Vietnam, the future of the region, and cultural and historical perspectives
Our elders a generation neglected( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the reasons why the elderly are shunned and their problems ignored, the psychological damage caused by this treatment, the grim conditions in some nursing homes, the problems of poverty among the aged, and the shortcomings of the Social Security and Medicare programs
 
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