WorldCat Identities

Powers, Steve Ph. D.

Overview
Works: 15 works in 36 publications in 4 languages and 1,416 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Artist
Classifications: PN4888.T4, 070.195
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Steve Powers
How to watch TV news by Neil Postman ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America is suffering from an information glut, and most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. For anyone who wants to control--not be controlled by--the powerful influence of television, How to Watch TV News shows you how to become a discerning viewer
How to watch TV news by Neil Postman ( )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neil Postman, an author and academic, and Steve Powers, a television journalist, reveal the difference between what TV news says it is presenting and what it actually delivers--entertainment fodder versus genuine "news." They explain why TV news has become a "cash cow," pointing to the symbiotic relationship between TV news and advertising. They also stress that anyone who relies exclusively on TV for his or her knowledge of the world is making a serious mistake. America is suffering from an information glut, and most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. For anyone who wants to control--not be controlled by--the powerful influence of television, How to watch TV news shows you how to become a discerning viewer
The no-nonsense guide to common sense management by Randolph I James ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Listen to your neighbor's heart : a book about the awesome power of listening by Steve Powers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From radio to television news : a case study in the transformation of a reporter/performer by Steve Powers ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Building the American dream Levittown, NY by Stewart Bird ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This historical documentary chronicles New York real estate developer William Levitt's post-war construction of affordable housing for returning World War II veterans and their families in Levittown and other Long Island communities, thereby establishing the prototype for modern suburbia. Tracing the period from 1947 to the present day, the video explores Levitt's vision of rapidly constructing inexpensive tract homes on 60' x 100' lots, featuring rare archival footage and photos, an interview with Levitt and the reminiscences of numerous Levittown residents
Excès de plaisir ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Televizyon haberlerini izlemek by Neil Postman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Turkish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Hi Country Outdoors big game hunting ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Shows how to pick an outfitter, how to plan a non-guided hunt and how to shed antler hunt
Prevention Effectiveness Foreign Object Debris Study (PrE-FOD) ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This project investigated the effectiveness of several types of support equipment commonly used to prevent Foreign Object Debris (FOD) from damaging aircraft engines and structures. All of the equipment investigated was designed to collect FOD from the flightline surface, thereby reducing damage risk. The study examined motorized flightline sweepers, towable FOD sweepers (FOD-busters), and magnetic bars. A series of site visits was conducted to operational units in order to get user feedback on the effectiveness of the various pieces of equipment. Additionally, a limited controlled experiment was conducted at Wright-Patterson AFB to quantitatively evaluate each of the equipment types. The user comments and the quantitative evaluation both identified serious shortfalls in the Air Force's current FOD prevention equipment, both in terms of effectiveness and reliability. Several possible actions to address these shortfalls are listed in the report
Diane Boardman TV News Clips [and] Still Incandescence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reel 1 consists of two news segments about the choreographer, dancer Diane Boardman as her first performance approaches since she was attached in her apartment and stabbed in the heart by a burgler. Reel 2 is the performance of the work discussed in the news segments, entitled, Still Incandescence
New York International Festival of the Arts, 1988 (sample reel) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This videotape consists of five interview segments from three different news programs, each of which concerns performances scheduled for the first New York International Festival of the Arts, summer 1988. Also included is a musical number performed by the African band Les Amazones de Guinee, and a view of the laser light show across the New York skyline which was a festival event
Fantasmes de femmes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
First & Fifteenth : pop art short stories by Stephen Powers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (30)
French (3)
Italian (2)
Turkish (1)
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