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Shapiro, Eric (Eric Maxwell)

Overview
Works: 16 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 334 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  War films  Interviews  Drama  Documentary television programs  Case studies  History 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: D811.A2, 345.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eric Shapiro
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Cronkite gives his own fascinating perspective on the war using his experience as a war correspondent in Europe
Out of mind : schizophrenia( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 82 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
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
Crystal U.S.A : CBS/48 hours( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 14 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
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 9 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
Living things : a vegan & meat debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 9 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
Abortion battle by Thomas Flynn( Visual )

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

Examines the dilemma of women wishing to terminate pregancy in the face of the public outcry against abortion. Several stories are presented, including a young single mother deciding to have an abortion; an abortion clinic in Atlanta under siege by Pro-Life advocates; a woman considering aborting a fetus after learning that it is abnormal; teenagers considering abortion as a means of birth control; and lastly, rape victims confronted with pregnancy and the choice of abortion
The Vietnam War( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 4 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
Short of a picnic by Eric Shapiro( Book )

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

Living things : a vegan & meat debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhona, a yoga instructor committed to a vegan lifestyle, must entertain Leo, her red meat-loving, blue collar father-in-law, as she waits for her husband to join them for dinner. When Leo attempts to apologize for a past insult, he instead 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. Endorsed by PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) and reminiscent of the classic film My Dinner With Andre, Living Things presents a compelling dialogue about humanity and the benefits of a healthier, environmentally-conscious lifestyle
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
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

The program explores some ethical and practical issues in legal and judicial practice, including frivolous suits that cause congestion and delay, a divorcee who won her suit but cannot collect the settlement, and personal injury lawyers, especially one who has filed many damage suits in New York City
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
World War II with Walter Cronkite. wars within a war( Visual )

2 editions 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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