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BBC Education & Training

Overview
Works: 2,277 works in 3,879 publications in 1 language and 21,320 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Televised plays  Television plays  Historical television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
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Most widely held works by BBC Education & Training
The yellow wallpaper( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a woman who is gradually becoming insane. While taking a rest cure she becomes obsessed with the wallpaper and begins to imagine that there is a woman behind the paper
The Ideas of Chomsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conversation with linguist and political thinker Noam Chomsky as he challenges accepted notions of the way language is learned, examines the realtionship of language to experience, and discusses the philosophical nature of knowledge
I'm a child anorexic( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 275 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
Bertolt Brecht( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The German poet, playwright, and theatrical reformer who developed the drama as a social and ideological forum is the subject of this program, in which those who knew him discuss his life and many works. Excerpts from plays such as Mother Courage and her children, The life of Galileo, The good woman of Setzuan, and Antigone highlight the development of Brecht's austere form of irregular verse. A later work, A little Orgnum for the theater, is the embodiment of Brecht's idea of true Marxist drama."--Container
In black & white( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 199 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
EBay : money for old rope?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 186 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
A reputation : the rape of Artemisia Gentileschi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 183 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 )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 180 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 162 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
Arthur Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Arthur Miller speaks about his life and career"--Container
Living with ADHD by Juliet Stevenson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder need not miss out on crucial educational opportunities. This program 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, in addition to their children, are diagnosed with the disorder. While presenting concerns that Ritalin and other drugs have led to overmedication, the video demonstrates that clinical advances are enabling children to learn constructive behavior, build relationships, and lay the foundations of a rewarding life
Bryan Magee talks to Myles Burnyeat about Plato( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 152 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). Plato's political philosophy is discussed within the context of the nation of the ideal state -- a political utopia ruled by philosopher-kings
Battle of the brains by Ying guo guo jia guang bo gong si huan qiu gong si(British Broadcasting Corporation Worldwide)( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asserts the validity of measuring the ways in which people exercise practical, creative, emotional, and kinesthetic IQs by presenting a group of bright and talented people with tests of all shapes and sizes
War spin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his report, John Kampfner skeptically analyzes the heroic reports of the ambush, capture, and rescue of Private Jessica Lynch, calling them misrepresentations designed to bolster weak support for the Iraq war effort
The maverick solution( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semco, an engineering firm in Brazil, has no security and no receptionists. There are no secretaries, no managers' offices and no job titles. Those who work on the shop floor decide for themselves when to work and are consulted about all major financial decisions. Ricardo Semler, the company's owner, believes that if you treat staff like adults they will behave like adults. And it seems to work. --Kanopy
Letter to America : how Arabs view the United States( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 146 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
Mary Shelley : the birth of Frankenstein( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 144 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"--Videocassette container
Inside Saatchi Saatchi : spirited case study by Ying guo guo jia guang bo gong si; (British Broadcasting Corporation)( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Can Saatchi & Saatchi turn Sagatiba cachaça, a sugarcane liquor popular in Brazil, into a globally recognized brand? This program tracks the Sagatiba launch from start to finish -- and in the process reveals the inner workings of an ad agency whose name is synonymous with success. Footage of key agency players brainstorming, running client meetings, producing commercials, and more illustrates how the iconic Jesus statue in Rio became the model for a cool young lookalike who stands in as the living image of the "Pure Spirit of Brazil""--Website
Secrets of the sexes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Busting some gender-related beliefs while supporting others, this program shows that brain chemistry doesn't fit neatly into male and female categories. Five men and five women are put through scientific experiments, exploring major sex-related brain functions-including emotional recognition, empathy, competition, communication, and basic cognition. Candid camera sessions reveal male and female attitudes and behaviors that correspond to the test results-while a scientist studies the brains of a couple who constantly disagree, searching for clues in their neural activity that will help explain communication difficulties--Container
Shell shock( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When oil conglomerate Shell stunned investors by announcing a 20 percent reduction in its proven reserves, pensions and portfolios suffered around the world. This program reveals a pattern of exaggeration and cover-up at the company's top level -- specifically involving the former chairman and head of production. An unflinching analysis of a failure in business ethics, Shell Shock raised complex and timely questions: At what point did protection of the company's image usurp shareholder interests? How did financial industry safeguards let such a crisis develop? And how can similar fiascoes be prevented in the future?
 
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