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Shapiro, Eric (Eric Maxwell)

Overview
Works: 11 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 223 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Interviews  Drama  History  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Author
Classifications: KF9227.C2, 345.73
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eric Shapiro
World War II with Walter Cronkite( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 121 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 48 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 34 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
The Vietnam War( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living things : a vegan & meat debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 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 )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 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
Short of a picnic by Eric Shapiro( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abortion battle by Thomas R Flynn( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on an Operation Rescue campaign aimed at Atlanta, Georgia abortion clinics and hospitals. Presents three women who have decided to have abortions and an abortion support group. Gives the viewpoints of teenagers, parents, counselors, and medical personnel
Out of mind schizophrenia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
 
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English (18)

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