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Weber, Amy S.

Overview
Works: 20 works in 39 publications in 2 languages and 737 library holdings
Roles: Director
Classifications: ZA3075, 028.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amy S Weber
Information literacy the perils of online research ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member 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
Resolving conflict in the workplace ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member 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
Back to the basics a five part series on business ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A five part video series that focuses on topics essential for success in business
What should I do? The basics of first aid ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuando se presenta una emergencia, perder tiempo pensando qué es lo que se debe de hacer puede resultar fatal. Por eso es muy importante conocer las medidas que pueden salvar vidas, antes de que se obtenga ayuda profesional. Este programa brinda, de manera clara y fácil de comprender y recordar, algunos principios básicos para evaluar si se trata de una emergencia y los primeros pasos a seguir, mientras se pide y se obtiene apoyo por parte de un servicio especializado. Con el apoyo de expertos, se van analizando diferentes tipos de problemas: los del aparato respiratorio; las heridas con sangrado, contusiones y rasguños; así como las torceduras y quebraduras. También se señala qué hacer ante las quemaduras, tanto las leves como las graves, qué es lo más conveniente en caso de envenenamiento y de picaduras de insectos y cómo ayudar a personas que padecen problemas derivados de la exposición a frío o calor intensos. Se complementa esta información mediante un útil listado de los productos con los que es preciso contar en un botiquín de primeros auxilios
Eternal scars physical and emotional child abuse ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video looks at both physical and emotional child abuse, and the lifetime effects they may have on children and what you can do if you recognise abuse of someone you know
Developing communication skills ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of a communicating in the workplace, verbally and with e-mail
Baby steps adjusting to parenthood ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program gives viewers a close look at four diverse families who have successfully adjusted to parenthood. We hear from all types of parents: traditional mums and dads, single parents, adoptive parents, and parents faced with unexpected complications. Experts in the field of parenting complement with tips on juggling all these new responsibilities effectively. We learn that becoming a parent takes time, dedication and lots of love
Media interrupted the dissection of media in American culture ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member 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
Biotechnology and your health ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists have come a long, long way since Alexander Fleming's discovery of penicillin, the wonder drug of the 20th century. This program explains the function of infection-fighting antibiotics; vaccinations and insulin, crucial to the prevention of diseases such as smallpox and the management of diabetes; recombinant drugs, treatments involving genetically engineered DNA; and stem cells, those chameleon-like building blocks of the body. --Container
Back to the basics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No more jitters on the first day of work. Back to the basics is a five-part series disigned to introduce young adults to the work world. Specialist in career planning organizational behavior and workplace wellness share their advice on how to navigate the business world successfully. A diverse group of young adults also share their experiences in the workforce giving the viewer a complete look at what works and what doesn't. This video series describes how to deal with problems step-by-step
Managing stress ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Identifies work place stressors and offers guidelines for reducing their impact to a safe level
Media interrupted the dissection of media in American culture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Begins with a concise history of the media, follows by the effects of TV and other information and entertainment sources on personal attitudes, actions and public opinion. Explores the impact of how appearance, language and behavior are portrayed. Includes tips on becoming a more critical viewer
The media's influence on what we buy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Philosophers, communication professors and advertising executives discuss various aspects of the media's influence on consumer behavior
Developing a professional image ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses how to build a professional image from the inside out, using language, dress, attitude, behavior and a quest for knowledge
Back to the basics managing stress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Alcohol ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Features several deeply personal stories of teenagers abuse of and addiction to alcohol and how each one successfully coped with this life-altering problem
Developing problem solving skills ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Learn how to be an asset to your company by developing problem solving skills. Some of the skills involved include: approach problems as opportunities to learn; stay focused on the issue at hand; collect data about the problems; step away from the problem and look at it from a variety of perspectives; stay positive and learn from your mistakes
Back to basics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Back to basic is a five-part series designed to introduce young adults to the work world. After viewing these programs, viewer will know how to act and react in any business situation, providing a comfortable, knowledgeable start to any career. In this video, it will 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
Eating disorders the inner voice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This video helps viewers to recognize the dangers of an obsession with food and weight. It shows that help is available to change the obsession back into a healthy attitude
Bullying ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Covers motivations behind types of violence including bullying, gang life, sexual assault, and hate crimes
 
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Alternative Names
Weber, Amy S.
Languages
English (38)
Spanish (1)