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Shapiro, Eric (Eric Maxwell)

Overview
Works: 15 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 250 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Special events television coverage  Documentary films  War films  Interviews  Drama  History  Popular works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: DS557, 959.7043
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Most widely held works by Eric Shapiro
World War II with Walter Cronkite by Walter Cronkite( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite gives his own fascinating perspective on the war using his experience as a war correspondent in Europe
Desert triumph : the complete story of Operation Desert Storm, 1990-1991( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

News footage is used to chronicle the events of the 1991 war between United Nations allies and Iraq, from Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait on August 2, 1990 to its liberation six months later
Juveniles and the death penalty( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film profiles a number of Death Row inmates who committed murder before they were 18 and talks with prosecutors, defense attorneys, and surviving family members about the kind of punishment appropriate to criminals who were juveniles when they committed their crimes. Is there a moral as well as a legal distinction? If the criminal is old enough to commit murder, is he old enough to be executed? Is society's goal deterrence or revenge? Has society lost all hope of rehabilitating the young? The convicted murderers are extraordinarily articulate as they demonstrate a range of attitudes, from regret to anomie to religious conversion
Living things : a vegan & meat debate( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhona, who is vegan, must entertain Leo, her meat-loving father-in-law, while she waits for her husband to join them for dinner. When Leo attempts to apologize for a past insult, he opens up a debate that challenges her belief system. Their conversation quickly escalates into a heated argument that scrutinizes animal cruelty, climate change, health, morality, and spirituality
Crystal U.S.A : CBS/48 hours( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eight cases relating to abuse and addiction of the amphetamine, crystal. Set primarily in Texas and California, narrators present cases involving prostitutes, truck drivers, young adults, hospitals and rehabilitation centers
Abortion battle by Thomas Flynn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at both sides of the abortion issue as a group called Operation Rescue mounts a protest demonstration at Atlanta's abortion clinics. Explores the difficult choices facing women caught between those who believe abortion is a matter of freedom of choice and those who call it murder
Short of a picnic by Eric Shapiro( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vietnam War with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite tells the story of the Vietnam War as seen through the eyes of CBS News. Dan Rather, Morley Safer and Ed Bradley report the stories of American courage, failed programs, an elusive enemy and ultimately an end to a tragic war
Out of mind : schizophrenia( Visual )

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

Enters the world of schizophrenic patients, their families, and the health care professionals who deal with this heart-breaking and stressful illness. The patients were once vigorous, positive people, now turned almost unrecognizable by often unidentified and unidentifiable causes. They are variously anxious to please, indifferent, negative, or unresponsive. The doctors and nurses are supportive and hopeful. The families, particularly parents, are perplexed, deeply grieved, and often filled with guilt
48 hours( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with five families reveal specific behaviors related to attachment disorder, treatment methods, and responses to treatment. The controversial techniques of holding therapy are explored; revealing both positive and negative experiences of participant families
Drunk or sober( Visual )

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

Explores alcoholism in the United States and efforts to treat the addiction and to discover its causes. Includes commentary by alcoholics, families of alcoholics, and members of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD) and support groups
Over their heads( Visual )

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

See you in court( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines whether America is an adversarial society and why people go to court so readily. Explores how mediation can intervene between conflicting parties to promote reconciliation settlement or compromise
World War II with Walter Cronkite : vol. 4( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using contemporary footage and commentary from Walter Cronkite who was a war correspondent, this series documents the greatest and most destructive war ever waged, World War II
World War II with Walter Cronkite : vol. 6( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using contemporary footage and commentary from Walter Cronkite who was a war correspondent, this series documents the greatest and most destructive war ever waged, World War II
 
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