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Works: 93 works in 93 publications in 2 languages and 917 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  History  Science television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  Charts, diagrams, etc 
Classifications: PN1997, 972.81
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Most widely held works by OhioLINK Digital Media Center
Judaism( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique and beautifully shot series explores how six major world religions - Judaism, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam and Sikhism - have expressed the spiritual yearnings of the faithful in art and architecture through the ages
9/11 and beyond : coping strategies for trauma and stress( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events of September 11, 2001, have dramatically shifted the worldview of most Americans. This program by award-winning filmmaker Robert Parish promotes hope and healing in the aftermath of traumatic events such as the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Featured speakers include family advocate Jacki McKinney; Dr. Laurie Anne Pearlman, co-director of the Traumatic Stress Institute, in Connecticut; Dr. Frank Putnam, director of the Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children, in Ohio; The Reverend Dr. Frederick Streets, a chaplain at Yale University; and Dr. Ervin Staub, professor of psychology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and author of The Roots of Evil
Building to extremes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many saw the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center as the end of the skyscraper. They were wrong. This program interviews architects and engineers who have dedicated their lives to reaching new heights, and investigates the risks and benefits of building tall
Christians, Jews, and Moslems in Medieval Spain( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of Spain from 711 to 1492, a period of Arab domination and intellectual ferment
Buddhism( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using architecture and art, this program studies the birth of Buddhism in India and its spread to other lands, where it has flourished. The Mahabodhi Temple, in Bodh Gaya; the Great Stupa at Sanchi, India; the Borobudur Temple--the largest Buddhist shrine in the world--in Indonesia; and the Chuang Yen Monastery in New York State, with its 37-foot-tall marble statue of The Enlightened One surrounded by 10,000 smaller statues, are featured
Digestive system : your personal power plant( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the processes by which the digestive system acts as a power plant for the body by turning food into energy. Topics discussed include the process of energy conversion; the structure and function of the organs of the digestive system; the role of enzymes; and maintaining a healthy digestive system"--Website
Circulatory system : your plasma pipeline( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Covers the circulatory system's important roles in transportation, purification, and regulation. Topics include the structure and function of the heart; the role of blood as a connective tissue; arteries, veins, and the flow of blood; the functions of red cells, white blood cells, platelets, and plasma; the lymphatic system; and maintaining a healthy circulatory system"--Container
Brain & nervous system : your information superhighway( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and explains the brain and nervous system with an emphasis on how they enable us to perform everyday activities
Skeletal system : the infrastructure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the skeletal system, with an emphasis on its importance in providing structure and support for the body. Topics include how the skeletal and muscular systems work together to enable movement; the relationship between joints and bones; connective tissue; functions of the skeletal system, including support, protection, movement, storage, and blood cell production; and types of bones and joints
Quebec 1759( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... analyzes the causes for the French and Indian War, the strategies and feints, and shows the siege of Quebec and the final bitter battle on the Plains of Abraham in which both Wolfe and Montcalm perished. Three days later Quebec fell to the British - the end of Quebec as a province of France but not, as we have come to understand, as a French province."--Container
Hearing by Massachusetts( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deconstructs the emotional effects evoked by music and other sounds; experiments show that our sense of hearing is constantly alert even while asleep; explains why deep voices are attractive to the opposite sex. Shows that humans have certain automatic responses to rhythmic sounds because many of our basic body processes work to a beat
Making friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) This program investigates the mind's remarkable ability to recognize people, to make sense of their expressions and body language, to perceive what they may be thinking, and then to charm them. Viewers will discover why first impressions are so important, what happens when they 'click' with someone, how to tell if a smile is genuine, and why a party is one of the most demanding and complex situations humans will ever face. The story of a couple attempting to win over their respective in-laws-to-be is featured
Acids, bases, and neutralization( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first lesson, five acqueous solutions are tested for degrees of acidity and alkanlinity. In lesson two, table salt is produced by mixing small pieces of aluminum with solutions of hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide. A third lesson demonstrates precautions that should be taken when performing experiments involving heat
Get smart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program uncovers what happens in our minds when we learn, remember, and imagine
Extreme oil( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The discovery of oil is often celebrated as a one-way ticket to wealth and economic growth. But in some developing countries, striking it rich has had the opposite effect--making oil more of a bane than a blessing for the poorest inhabitants. This program contrasts two cases: Ecuador, where the toxic environmental legacy of oil has sparked a landmark lawsuit over international corporate accountability, and western Africa, where today's oil companies have embraced new ethical and political approaches to business. In Angola, the oil industry is creating health and education development projects to ensure that some part of a potential $200-billion jackpot will reach and benefit the local population
Smell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates how psychological principles determine a smell's level of repellence; proposes that our reactions to smells are heavily influenced by ones personal experience; demonstrates how the olfactory lobes work
Vision( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that the human visual system is skillful at some things, but that we miss a lot of what is going on around us. Discussion focuses on the brain's processing of images, as well as the coordination of our sense of vision with our bodies
Beyond the classical : Byzantine and later Greek art( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far from disappearing after the Hellenistic age, Greek art flourished with the rise of Christianity and the Orthodox church. This program explores the development of icon painting, the influence of Greek artists on later European movements, and the advent of neoclassical architecture as a manifestation of an age-old cultural legacy. With historical context from the conversion of Constantine through Greece's post-WWII development period, Beyond the Classical provides a double portrait of a national art movement that has drawn on its own roots to reinvent itself, and set of aesthetic principles that have shaped societies around the world
Guatemala( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owners of small coffee farms and members of the the coffee cooperative Manos Campesinas are interviewed in this documentary about coffee production in Guatemala. Thanks to the Fair Trade Market, a European organization that guarantees a price for the farmers and finds buyers, cooperative members are earning 40% more than independent small farmers who sell on the local market
Muscular system : the inner athlete( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series that explains major systems of the human body, with an emphasis on how the body's systems enable people to perform everyday activities. Compares body systems to systems in the outside world to explain the mechanics and functions of the human body's complex systems. This segment looks at the many important roles played by muscle and skin
 
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