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York, Steve

Overview
Works: 21 works in 118 publications in 2 languages and 2,373 library holdings
Genres: History  Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Biographical television programs  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 297
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve York
A Force More Powerful : A Century of Nonviolent Conflict by Peter Ackerman( Visual )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-part series tells one of the 20th century's most important and least-known stories--how nonviolent power overcame oppression and authoritarian rule. In South Africa in 1907, Mohandas Gandhi led Indian immigrants in a nonviolent fight for rights denied them by white rulers. The power that Gandhi pioneered has been used by underdogs on every continent and in every decade of the 20th century to fight for their rights and freedom
Bringing down a dictator( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the rise and fall of the Serbian president Slobodan Milošević, and discusses the resistance movement Otpor. In 2000, Slobodan Milošević fought to hold power in Yugoslavia. His opponents were led by a student movement called Otpor! (Serbian for "resistance"), who attacked the regime with ridicule, rock music, and a willingness to be arrested. Their courage and audacity inspired others to overcome their fear and join the fight, leading to Milošević's fall from power, arrest, and extradition to the Hague to stand trial for crimes against humanity
This honorable court( Visual )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 is a comprehensive history of the United States Supreme Court; includes the circumstances and significance of several landmark decisions. Part 2 shows how the Supreme Court presently operates, portrays the Chief and Associate Justices and fits the Court within the larger framework of current political institutions and social conditions
Vietnam memorial by Maya Ying Lin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the five-day National Salute to Vietnam Veterans sponsored by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, during which veterans and their families rallied in Washington, D.C. to dedicate the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Constitution Gardens
Orangerevolution( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Assembled from over 300 hours of original footage and archival material (some never before seen, even in Ukraine), and featuring penetrating interviews with key players, including Victor Yushchenko, this documentary chronicles the events of the Orange Revolution, the most successful non-violent political protest of the decade."--Container
Confronting the truth( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how countries which have experienced massive human rights violations have created official, independent bodies known as truth commissions, and documents the work of these commissions in South Africa, Peru, East Timor, and Morocco
A force more powerful : a century of nonviolent conflict( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General Augusto Pinochet seized power in a 1973 military coup. He banned political parties, closed newspapers, and spread fear throughout the country. The democratic opposition realized that the constitution Pinochet wrote in 1980 called for a plebiscite--a chance for people to vote "Yes" or "No" on another eight years of military rule. On October 5, 1988, Pinochet was voted out
Islam by Norman Oliver Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history and culture of the world of Islam, not only as a religion, but as a way of life
A force more powerful : a century of nonviolent conflict( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Adolf Hitler's forces invaded Denmark on April 9, 1940, the Danish government knew that a military response would be suicidal for Denmark's small armed forces. By delaying and obstructing German operations, Danes systematically undermined the imvaders' objectives. In the end, Denmark did not defeat Germany, but it survived and it contributed more to the war effort through nonviolent resistance than Danish arms ever could have
A place to be : the construction of the East Building of the National Gallery of Art 1968-1978 by Steen Møller Rasmussen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the creation and construction of the new addition to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Discusses the problems of scale, design, and materials that confronted the architect, artists, crafts people, and laborers, and shows how these were resolved in the attainment of a harmonious trapezoidal building, which houses a museum and study center
The Glory & the power. fundamentalisms observed( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part series explores the rise and impact of fundamentalisms in three religions -- Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. These hard-hitting programs examine the personal, social and political aspects of fundamentalism, asking why people become fundamentalists, how fundamentalist communities coalesce, and how fundamentalists view their relationship with the outside world
This honorable court( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer inside the Supreme Court, showing the justices and their law clerks at work; the case Edwards v Aguillard is used to illustrate the process of how a case moves through the court; and how the justices "decide to decide."
This honorable court( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Supreme Court of the United States is presented from its beginnings in the Constitution to the Reagan presidency
The Committee : taxation with representation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee
Selling the dream( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advertising is shown to be a powerful cultural force shaping and reflecting our lives. The process of creating an ad campaign is shown from its conception to the finished product, a television commercial
The Arab and the Israeli( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men, an Arab and an Israeli, born 30 miles apart, journey to America to project the message that dialogue between West Bank Arabs and Israelis is possible, and that a solution for the West Bank can be found
This honorable court( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the Supreme Court of the U.S. works is shown by going through the procedure of a trial and through interviews with the justices
A force more powerful( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Adolf Hitler's forces invaded Denmark on April 9, 1940, the Danish government knew that a military response would be suicidal for Denmark's small armed forces. By delaying and obstructing German operations, Danes systematically undermined the invaders' objectives. In the end, Denmark did not defeat Germany, but it survived and it contributed more to the war effort through nonviolent resistance than Danish arms ever could have achieved
A force more powerful( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Fall 1959, James Lawson offered free evening classes on nonviolent action to university students in Nashville with the goal of training and preparing them to desegregate the city's business district. Lawson had spent three years in India learning about Mohandas Gandhi. Now he guided his students in a study of both the history and practice of nonviolent methods--to prepare them for their "sit-ins" at downtown stores. Lawson's guidance helps the students endure the beatings and arrests, and lead a boycott, as they bring their stuggle for civil rights to the steps of Nashville City Hall and ultimately to the forefront of national attention
Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program offers perspectives on the Islamic religion as it confronts modern society and its changing Muslim people. Discusses the history and culture of the world of Islam, not only as a religion, but as a total way of life including laws governing all aspects of society
 
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Confronting the truth
Alternative Names
Steve York Amerikaans filmregisseur

Steve York réalisateur américain

Steve York regista statunitense

York, Steven H.

Стив Йорк

استیو یورک کارگردان آمریکایی

Languages
English (116)

Spanish (1)

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