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Coronet/MTI Film and Video

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Works: 1,548 works in 2,114 publications in 1 language and 11,259 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Educational television programs  Juvenile works  Poetry 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 813
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Most widely held works by Coronet/MTI Film and Video
Galileo the challenge of reason( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how Galileo's dramatic new scientific thinking conflicted with contemporary dogma and the authority of the church. Although Galileo recanted, his view dominated Western thought in succeeding centuries
How babies get made( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the processes by which embryos develop from single cells into complex organisms and the efforts of scientists to discover the cellular and genetic mechanisms that account for both normal and abnormal embryological development
China in revolution( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the 38 years between 1911 and 1949, during which China was transformed from a centuries-old empire into the world's largest Communist state. It was a transformation that affected hundreds of millions of people
Brown v. the Board of Education( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the historical background of the Brown case through which the Supreme Court declared segregation in public schools to be unconstitutional. Dramatizes the actual arguments presented in this landmark case
The Music school. Almos' a man( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1st work: "Examines a writer's struggle to find focus in his life as he searches for form and harmony in an environment where religion conflicts with technology and social change"--Container. In the 2nd work: "The search for dignity is the theme of this powerful story of a youth's passage from boyhood to manhood"--Container
The Genius that was China empires in collision( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the 15th to the 18th centuries, Europe underwent a transformation propelled by a revolution of science and technology. While many of the technologies had originated in China, it was in the Western nations that innovation turned into invention, and invention into economic, military and social expansion. The European Jesuits sent to China from 1500 to 1700 failed to convert the Chinese to Christianity, and also failed to convince the Chinese of the superiority of Western culture. While the Western nations traded with the Chinese, the Chinese did not reciprocate. The Chinese eventually imported opium from Europe. Efforts to suppress the opium trade led to conflict with Great Britain whch led to the Opium War, 1839 in which China was defeated and entered into an economic slump and decline
The mystery of animal pathfinders( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the migratory behavior of animal species ranging from bacteria to trumpeter swans
Decoding the book of life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the controversial genome project whose goal is to determine the location and makeup of individual genes in the human genome
Bernice bobs her hair. Soldier's home( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1st work: "Bernice goes from frumpy to stunning, soon outstripping her more popular cousin who takes revenge"--Container. In the 2nd work: "The story of Harold, a soldier who returns home from World War I to find that he has outgrown his old life"--Container
Paul's case by Willa Cather( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about a romantic young man who drops out of high school in turn-of-the-century Pittsburgh and journeys to New York City
The Genetic gamble( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines current research and prospects for the future of the controversial gene therapy. Medical scientists describe the need for gene therapy in treating patients suffering from various diseases caused by genetic disorders. Also explores the legal ramifications of genetic engineering
The Midnight ride of Paul Revere( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We know where you live( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computers have enabled unsolicited advertising and other gimmicks such as personalization to more effectively generate junk mail to millions of Americans
The road to war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary series explores some of the motives and options of some of the principle nations in the lead-up to WWII
The Big spill( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the oil spill of Exxon Valdez and what research is being done in the area of clean up technology
Sedimentary rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how various types of sedimentary rock were formed by particles of sand, gravel, shells and mud under oceans, why the bottom layers are harder than the top layers and how calcium carbonate and other minerals act like a glue to hold the particles together
The KGB, the computer and me( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomer-turned computer scientist, Clifford Stoll traced a 75-cent error to an international computer espionage ring by using the scientific method
Adrift on the Gulf Stream( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the Gulf Stream's impact on man since the time of Columbus and the trends in modern study of North Atlantic currents
What is music?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the scientific understanding of music in terms of complex sounds generated, musical style and timing, and the interaction of the mind and music
Breaking the attitude barrier learning to value people with disabilities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses common myths, fears, and stereotypes about people with disabilities. Looks at employment barriers that have prevented people with disabilities from being hired, promoted, and accepted into the workforce. Shows how one organization is sensitizing its workforce
 
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