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Prentice-Hall Media

Overview
Works: 1,261 works in 1,699 publications in 1 language and 4,028 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films 
Classifications: T379, 959.704
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Most widely held works by Prentice-Hall Media
Civil rights yesterday, today, tomorrow( Visual )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews legislation passed in the second half of this century which reinterpreted civil rights in the U.S. Examines events leading up to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 including the work of such leaders as Martin Luther King
Blueprint reading skills( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program familiarizes viewers with blueprints and provides specific information about how to interpret them. It teaches principles of orthographic projection, discusses lines and planes, and explains what information can be found in the title block and notes. It also covers drawing scales and pictorial and metric drawings
Vietnam, the war that divided America( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the strategy of the United States in conducting a limited war calculated to grind down the enemy. Shows the opposing force's guerilla war tactics and the bloody battles that led to the evacuation of Saigon. Explores how this war affected the American people, from war protesters to veterans and former POWs
Catch 'em being good approaches to motivation & discipline( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores some approaches to behavior modification in the classroom; praising and ignoring, soft reprimands, daily report cards, response cost programs, modeling, self-instruction, and self-evaluation
Cell respiration( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses generation of metabolic energy as a series of oxidation-reduction reactions leading to the production of ATP
How a bill becomes a law( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains some of the major steps that must be taken in the nation's lawmaking process. Describes four different types of bills--public, private, joint resolutions and current resolutions--and defines such terms as calendar, quorum, and roll-call vote
Watergate( Visual )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a brief history of President Richard Nixon's first four years in office and his plans in 1972 for reelection. Covers the Watergate incident and his ultimate resignation
Wood, the unique material( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a comprehensive overview of wood, both natural and man-made, and shows how useful and beautiful the material is
Basic cabinetmaking( Visual )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Korean conflict( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the Korean War, fought between 1950 and 1953, as an unusual and important chapter in U.S. military history. Tells how, unlike previous wars, which were fought for total victory, the Korean War was a limited war, fought with a limited amount of U.S. military, economic, and political commitment
Metallurgy, an introduction( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the basic concepts of metallurgy, focusing on terminology related to metals, how to identify metals, and how metals, and how metals respond to heat treatment
Completing the exterior( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes many of the finishing processes; interior wall and ceiling construction, thermal insulation, installation of water using fixtures and installation of interior door cabinets, molding and trim
Baking yeast-raised products( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates step-by-step procedures in the preparation of basic yeast dough for white bread. Explains variations needed to produce other bread types and flavors, as well as rolls, sweet rolls, and Danish pastry. Emphasizes shaping techniques for basic products and specialty items. Demonstrates basic preparation and special commercial cookery techniques
Banquet preparation and service( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents step-by-step guidelines for caterers, food service workers, and others responsible for successful banquets
Food preparation sandwiches( Visual )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program discusses the four main types of cold sandwiches and several kinds of hot sandwiches. Techniques are illustrated for making, decorating and presenting different kinds of canapés and hors d'oeuvres
Foundations( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photographs to give step-by-step explanations of three different ways to lay a foundation. Describes the use of surveying and masonry tools to determine layout, alignment, and plumb and level. Also notes the importance of local building codes
Computer control Ford and GM( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces some of the more commonly used sensors and controls which are tied into the computer, shows where they are located, their functions, and test and service components
Introduction to surveying( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the purposes of different types of surveying and explains the various kinds of measurements that are made. Describes the basic setup of a field book page and explores systems and methods of locating objects
The Creation of the state of Israel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the state of Israel, including its origins and its importance today
Sanitation and safety in food service( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the need for cleanliness in a sequence about food contamination, discussing the causes of bacterial growth and ways to avoid it. The importance of keeping containers, equipment, and food clean is emphasized. Finally, the program shows how workers can protect themselves from accidental injury by establilshing good work habits and learning to use equipment properly
 
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