Most widely held works by Amy Weber
Information literacy the perils of online research ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Explains how to conduct solid online research by collecting information in an organized, efficient, and ethical way. Provides guidance on a range of research activities, including evaluating the credibility of Web content, documenting online sources, and paraphrasing. Emphasizes the consequences of plagiarism and shaky facts.
Eating disorders the inner voice ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
This film discusses the eating disorders Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa. It features interviews with several people who have recovered from these illnesses. The film discusses some of the causes of the diseases and how they effect the body. Treatments are discussed as well as a list of warning signs for concerned friends and family.
Media interrupted the dissection of media in American culture ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Philosophers, communication professors, and advertising executives discuss various aspects of the media's influence on American society.
Sexual stereotypes in the media ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
"More than ever before, Americans are being bombarded--and acculturated--by the media, and only discerning individuals will recognize the sexual biases that all too often are a part of each day's worth of information and entertainment. This program focuses on identifying and looking beyond categorical stereotypes of women, men, gays, and lesbians"--Container.
Developing a professional image ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of a professional image, and how to develop and maintain it.
Developing communication skills ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of a communicating in the workplace, verbally and with e-mail.
The Exceptional employee what it takes to be indispensable in the workplace ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Encourages viewers to take the advice provided by administrators of several prominent and successful corporations, such as Ameritech, Delphi and Hudson in order to become an exceptional employee. Focuses on enhancing skills in contribution, teamwork, attitude, and organization.
Developing problem solving skills ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of a learning how to solve problems.
Resolving conflict in the workplace ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Examines conflict management with a step-by-step analysis for conflict resolution. Stresses the value of communication and collaboration and includes interviews with a diverse group of employees and managers who discuss their experiences with conflict.
Exceptional interviewing tips : a view from the inside ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer through the job interview process, exploring techniques for accomplishing a successful interview. Offers tips from the employer's point of view.
Managing stress ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Provides an explanation of the effects of emotional stress, and offers advice on how to manage and deal with it.
The media's influence on what we buy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Philosophers, communication professors and advertising executives discuss various aspects of the media's influence on consumer behavior.
The media's influence on the things we do ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Communication experts, psychologists and philosophers discuss aspects of mass media's influence on people's behavior and motivation.
Warning signs a look at teenage violence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Discusses how to recognize warning signs given by teenagers in order to prevent violent behavior.
My house = Mi casa by Gladys Rosa-Mendoza ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Introduces English and Spanish vocabulary for the parts of a house, its rooms and its furnishings.
It's my birthday = ¡Es mi cumpleaños by Gladys Rosa-Mendoza ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Children enjoy typical activities at a birthday party. Includes pronunciation guides for English and Spanish speakers.
Drugs a 3-part series on addiction ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Examines the issues surrounding drug use and abuse among young people.
The disabled & the job interview ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Presents strategies for dealing with adversity during the interview and how to divert the emphasis away from your disability and toward your skills. Discusses three key elements: your attitude toward the job, your rights concerning accommodation, and tips for staying positive during the job search process.
Tobacco a 3-part series on addiction ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Examines the issues surrounding tobacco use and abuse among young people.
Understanding violence ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Defines the types of violence affecting teenagers. Teens from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds tell how violence has impacted and reshaped their lives. Includes commentary from experts who explain the roots of violent behavior and tell how to detect warning signs. Topics include bullying, gangs, sexual assault, and hate crimes.
Advertising--Psychological aspects Anorexia nervosa Body language Bulimia Bullying Capitalism and mass media Children and violence Clothing and dress Communication in organizations Conflict management Consumer behavior Creative ability in business Discrimination against people with disabilities Discrimination in employment Documentary films Documentary films Eating disorders Employee motivation Employment interviewing Films for the hearing impaired Gangs Hate crimes--Prevention Information literacy Information literacy--Study and teaching Job hunting Job stress Juvenile works Marketing research Mass media Mass media and culture Mass media and ethnic relations Mass media and minorities Motion pictures Oral communication People with disabilities--Employment People with disabilities--Vocational guidance Plagiarism Problem solving Professional employees Rape--Prevention Report writing Sex role Sex role on television Stereotypes (Social psychology) Stress management Supervision of employees United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Violence--Prevention Written communication
Weber, Amy S.