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Shriver, Sargent 1915-2011

Overview
Works: 174 works in 214 publications in 1 language and 4,047 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Conference proceedings  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Anecdotes  Television press conferences  Television news programs  Juvenile works  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Author of introduction, Correspondent
Classifications: HC60.5, 309.2
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Point of the lance by Sargent Shriver( Book )

10 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of speeches by the director of the U.S. Peace Corps who is also the President's Assistant in the War on Poverty
The Century America's time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news
The Century America's time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C
A Summary of Indian participation in OEO programs by Indian Opportunities( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vice Presidential nomination acceptance speech by Sargent Shriver( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shriver accepts the Democratic nomination for Vice President and calls for party unity
The complete Peace Corps guide by Roy Hoopes( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unpinned( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news
Poisoned dreams( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C
The challenge and the chance by Sargent Shriver( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press Sargeant Shriver, director of the Office of Economic Opportunity, discusses poverty in the United States
Peace Corps : on the home front : a handbook for the families of volunteers by Peace Corps (U.S.)( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 enacted on December 16, 2009 provided the Peace Corps with the largest year-to-year funding increase in more than a decade. It also included a provision requiring the Director of the Peace Corps to submit a report to the Committees on Appropriations on the findings of a comprehensive assessment in the areas listed below: 1. Improving the recruitment and selection process to attract a wide diversity of highly and appropriately skilled volunteers; 2. Training and medical care for volunteers and staff; 3. Adjusting volunteer placement to reflect priority United States interests, country needs and commitment to shared goals, and volunteer skills; 4. Coordinating with international and host country development assistance organizations; 5. Lowering early termination rates; 6. Strengthening management and independent evaluation and oversight; and, 7. Any other steps needed to ensure the effective use of resources and volunteers, and to prepare for and implement an appropriate expansion of the Peace Corps. The Director of the agency also asked the assessment team to address how the agency can best strengthen third goal activities and agency reporting mechanisms
The Peace Corps, a pictorial history by A. J Ezickson( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic record of work of Peace Corps volunteers in various parts of the world, with an introduction by S. Shriver
Africa Peace Corps plus one( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of radio documentaries, recorded in Tanganyika and Ghana, commemorating the Peace Corp's first year of operation in Africa
The LBJ tapes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look into the presidency of Lyndon Baines Jonhson through recently released Oval Office tapes. Covers the days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963 and the establishment of what came to be called the Warren Commission. Includes phone conversations between LBJ and FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover and LBJ and Earl Warrren as well as commentary by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Peace Corps what shape shall it take( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs Roosevelt and her guests discuss the creation of the Peace Corps
Beyond these hills a rural community action film with Billy Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows a rural community in the North Carolina mountains and how a Community Action Program improved life for the people there, changing their pattern of living and education. The implementation of a Head Start program, installation of a running water system, discussions with the people who live there, and adult education program are shown. Features a discussion between evangelist Billy Graham and Sargent Shriver about the state's responsibility to help those in need by training them to help themselves and thereby retain their dignity. Graham parallels this responsibility with teachings of the Bible and Christianity
Poverty by Sargent Shriver( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conference proceedings by National Conference on Law and Poverty( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speakers include Arthur J. Goldberg and Hubert H. Humphrey and faculty from various law schools
Kennedy-Shriver conversation on the Peace Corps : April 2, 1963 by John F Kennedy( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conference proceedings of National Conference on Law and Poverty, Washington, D.C., June 23-25, 1965 by National Conference on Law and Poverty( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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