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BBC Education & Training

Works: 2,169 works in 3,723 publications in 1 language and 22,747 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Televised plays  Television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Television plays  Televised performances  Educational films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
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Most widely held works about BBC Education & Training
Most widely held works by BBC Education & Training
The yellow wallpaper( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touted as one of the first major feminist writers, Charlotte Perkins Gilman spent her life fighting to liberate women from the yoke of domesticity. This is a stunning BBC dramatization of Gilman's autobiographical account of a woman driven to madness by the repressive mores of Victorian culture. While taking a rest cure, a woman becomes obsessed with the labyrinthine pattern in her bedroom's wallpaper
EBay money for old rope?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of eBay, the site's feedback system, its key to success, and its impact on the collectible and antique business
Living with ADHD( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows two British families whose children have been diagnosed with ADHD, and describes new medical strategies designed specifically for parents struggling to keep ADHD from controlling their households and limiting the prospects and happiness of their children. It also focuses on the challenges of parents who are also diagnosed with the disorder. While presenting concerns that Ritalin and other drugs have lead to overmedication, the video demonstrates that clinical advances are enabling children to learn constructive behavior, build relationships, and lay foundations of a rewarding life
Big Mac under attack( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hungry consumers in America and abroad are losing their appetite for the world's largest fast food company. Is McDonald's a brand on the verge of collapse, or can it be revitalized?
Bertolt Brecht practice pieces by Jutta Brückner( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brecht's life and many works are presented through commentary by various people who knew him or had experience with his plays and through excerpts from performances
Mary Shelley : the birth of Frankenstein( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program offers a fresh exploration of her novel, Frankenstein, focusing on how Shelley's personal life influenced the book and mirrored it afterwards. Along with reenactments of scenes from her classic and dramatizations of her life, the program draws from a wealth of primary sources, including readings from her mother's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman and Mary Shelley's personal letters, as well as those of her husband Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron"--Container
Arthur Miller an interview by Arthur Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Arthur Miller speaks about his life and career"--Container
In black & white( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival newsreel and feature film footage, this program explores the inception, struggle, suppression, and survival of the Black Cinema from the 1920s through the 1950s. This remarkably detailed documentary is a stinging indictment of racism in the arts and in American culture
I'm a child anorexic( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Therapists in America and Europe have noticed a disturbing trend: anorexia now appears in elementary-school-age children. This film documents the highs and lows of a London clinic's 12-week program, during which malnourished patients must confront and conquer their fears of eating. Girls as young as eight enter the clinic dangerously emaciated and depressed-and although most battle their way back to good health and reunions with loved ones, do their attitudes toward food really change? Once home, will they revert to old ways? The documentary reveals frighteningly distorted beliefs that run rampant among the young patients-one girl even insists that water contains calories-and it offers surprising revelations about the role of idealized body images in the media
Identity crisis self-image in childhood( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the "nature vs. nurture" debate in the shaping of the identity of children. This program weighs in on that question by capturing the emotional and psychological development of 25 boys and girls at age five. Children reveal clear signals about their self-worth and their expectations for the future that bear strong connection to nationality, gender, skin color, economic class, and the presence or absence of either parent
A reputation the rape of Artemisia Gentileschi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1612, Artemisia accused a fellow artist of rape. Using original transcripts from the rape trial, this program, through Artemisia's and other character's testimony, reconstructs how the male-dominated art community of Michelangelo's Rome falsified her promiscuity and forever destroyed her reputation as a woman and even as an artist."--Container
Africa, who is to blame?( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former President of Ghana Jerry Rawlings and Kenyan law student June Arunga travel through Tanzania and Rwanda, witnessing the economic and social situations of the people they meet and considering what measures would improve life for the people of Africa generally
W. Edwards Deming prophet unheard by W. Edwards Deming( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes rare archival footage of W. Edwards Deming profiling his 14-point management philosophy; outlines how American businesses chose to ignore the concept of quality control which Deming introduced to post-World War II Japan, turning it into an international manufacturing giant; shows case studies of Ford Motor Company and Florida Power and Light
Bryan Magee talks to Myles Burnyeat about Plato by Bryan Magee( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the dialogues of Plato. Seeing Plato's ideas initially as extentions of those of his teacher Socrates, Burnyeat explains the development and content of Plato's original doctrines of knowledge as virtue, the immortality and tripartite division of the soul, and the theory of forms (ideas)
Bryan Magee talks to Anthony Kenny about medieval philosophy by Bryan Magee( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the ideas of medieval philosophic theologians, particularly St. Thomas Aquinas. Oxford medieval philosopher Anthony Kenny discusses Aristotelian logic as the basis for Aquinas' thought.." Cover
Bryan Magee talks to Martha Nussbaum about Aristotle by Bryan Magee( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, a far-reaching philosophical ideas of Plato's star pupil are examined by Martha Nussbaum. Aristotle overcomes Plato's dualism of the intelligence and sensible worlds with his principle of the separate nature of eternal matter and form. The principles of potentiality and actuality are examined along with Aristotle's theory of the four causes - material, formal, efficient and final-which account for changes in all things
Letter to America : how Arabs view the United States( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Syrian born writer Rana Kabbani returns to the Middle East to find out how Muslims have come to view the United States."--BBC webpage
Bryan Magee talks to J.P. Stern about Nietzsche by Bryan Magee( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program J.P. Stern discusses Nietzsche concepts as the genesis of existentialism, and as the root philosophies of facist political movements
The hidden kingdom early discoveries in cell science( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a businessman, not a trained scientist, who first gained entry to the cryptic world of cells. This program relates the early history of microbiology and genetics, beginning with the story of Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, a 17th-century Dutch textile merchant with a talent for making microscopes. Moving from van Leeuwenhoek's discovery of "animalcules" to Robert Hooke's cork studies and coinage of the term cell, the film then focuses on Joseph Jackson Lister's multi-lens microscope technology, Robert Brown's identification of cell nuclei, and the collaboration of Theodor Schwann and Matthias Schleiden. Robert Remak's groundbreaking findings about cell division form the climax of the episode
The chemistry of life milestones in genetics by John H Dustman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the student to the common types of biological molecules and the basic principles of chemistry important for an understanding of cellular functions
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