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Hess, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 38 works in 108 publications in 4 languages and 3,578 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Science films  Film adaptations  Nature films  Interviews  Biographical films  Bibliography  Drama 
Roles: Author, Interviewer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Hess
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Hess
Nim Chimpsky : the chimp who would be human by Elizabeth Hess( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Could a chimpanzee raised from infancy by a human family bridge the gap between species--and change the way we think about the boundaries between animal and human? Here is the strange and moving account of an experiment intended to answer these questions, and of the chimp who was chosen to see it through. Columbia University psychologist Herbert S. Terrace's goal was to teach a chimpanzee American Sign Language in order to refute Noam Chomsky's assertion that language is an exclusively human trait. Nim Chimpsky, the baby chimp, was "adopted" by a graduate student. At first his progress exceeded all expectations--his charm and mischievous sense of humor endeared him to everyone. But no one had thought through the long-term consequences of raising a chimp in the human world. Nim's story will move and entertain at the same time that it challenges us to ask what it means to be human.--From publisher description
Re-making love : the feminization of sex by Barbara Ehrenreich( Book )

20 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost and found : dogs, cats, and everyday heroes at a country animal shelter by Elizabeth Hess( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on her years of volunteer work at the Columbia-Greene Humane Society, the author sheds light on the often unheralded experiences that both animals and people have as they try to make the most of life together
Joan Mitchell : portrait of an abstract painter by Marion Cajori( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about the art and life of Joan Mitchell, an abstract painter and an active participant of New York's dynamic Abstract Expressionist scene until she moved to Paris
Publications of the Environmental Health Program, 1980-1990 by Janice Wallace-Robinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 10-year cumulative bibliography of publications resulting from research supported by the Environmental Health Program of the Life Sciences Division of NASA is provided. The goals of this program are to utilize ground-based studies to understand the effects of the spacecraft and EVA environments on humans and other organisms; to specify, measure and control these environments; and to develop countermeasures where necessary to optimize crew health, safety, and productivity. Primary subjects encompassed by this bibliography are barophysiology, toxicology, and microbiology. Principal Investigators whose research tasks resulted in publication are identified by asterisk
Project Nim by James Marsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van het leven van de chimpansee Nim die in 1973 als baby wordt weggehaald bij zijn moeder voor een wetenschappelijk experiment met taal aan de Amerikaanse Columbia Universiteit
Ida Applebroog by Paul Tschinkel( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features works of Ida Applebroog, who paints stark images of ordinary life and of everyday people engaged in the routine, often painful and trying business of survival in today's world. Using generic images, canvases constructed of multiple panels and unusual painting techniques, she creates unique and haunting work
Ferguson explains it all : Ferguson for president( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can Ferguson hypnotize Clarissa?: Ferguson has hatched yet another plan. He convinces Clarissa to submit to hypnosis. And if it works, she will be under his control at last
De onvoltooide revolutie : de feminisatie van seks by Barbara Ehrenreich( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de omwenteling die op seksueel gebied bij vrouwen heeft plaatsgevonden gedurende de laatste 30 jaar
Clarissa explains it all : Season one : disc 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarissa weaves her way from one comic adventure to the next as she tries to come to terms with teenhood, school, friends, and her family
Clarissa explains it all( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarissa weaves her way from one comic adventure to the next as she tries to come to terms with teenhood, school, friends, and her family
Yib's guide to MOOing : getting the most from virtual communities on the Internet by Elizabeth Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superheroes by Crash( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Hess( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Elizabeth Hess, a writer on culture and the arts for the Village Voice and a founding member of the Heresies Collective who lives in New York
Jane Kaufman : collages : homage to the American quilt by Jane Kaufman( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Holocaust : from feminism to Judaism : meet the new Judy Chicago by Elizabeth Hess( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to land a top-paying carpet installers job : your complete guide to opportunities, resumes by Elizabeth Hess( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How to Land a Top-Paying Carpet installers Job: Your Complete Guide to Opportunities, Resumes and Cover Letters, Interviews, Salaries, Promotions, What to Expect From Recruiters and More
It is art ... but is it political? : a conversation with Judy Chicago by Elizabeth Hess( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Requirements and feasibility of a system for archiving and disseminating data for SHRP 2 reliability and related studies by Zongwei Tao( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nim Chimpsky : the chimp who would be human
Alternative Names
Hess, Elizabeth

Languages
English (78)

Chinese (3)

Dutch (1)

French (1)

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Re-making love : the feminization of sexLost and found : dogs, cats, and everyday heroes at a country animal shelterYib's guide to MOOing : getting the most from virtual communities on the Internet