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Overview
Works: 92 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 858 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  History  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Children's films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by OhioLINK Digital Media Center
Judaism : the Promised Land by Ruth Parmiter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores how, over time, the Jews of the Diaspora have expressed their beliefs through architecture and art in a variety of countries. Architectural sites include Tempio Israelitico, in Rome, a sumptuous example of Italian Jewish architecture; the tiny Cordoba Synagogue; Budapest's Great Synagogue on Dohany Street, a mixture of Byzantine and Moorish design elements; and, in New York City, the largest synagogue in the world: Temple Emanu-el
Building to extremes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 24 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
Buddhism by Malcolm David Eckel( Visual )

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

Discusses the history of Buddhism, from its origins in central Asia, to its influence in various Asian cultures
Digestive system : your personal power plant by Douglas W King( 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 and nervous system : your information superhighway by Insight Media( Visual )

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

This program explores the brain and nervous system, using the analogy of computers and the Internet. Topics discussed include electrical impulses and how nerve messages travel; parts of the brain and their functions; how the brain and spinal cord are protected; the senses; and diseases, drugs, and their effects on the brain and nervous system
Quebec 1759( Visual )

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

Restages the historic battle between Montcalm and Wolfe on the Plains of Abraham
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
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
Get Smart by Ge Xi( Visual )

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

The headquarters of the U.S. spy agency CONTROL is attacked and the identities of its agents are compromised, so the Chief has no choice but to promote his analyst Maxwell Smart. The competent and beautiful Agent 99 is assigned to work with Agent 86, the bungling Maxwell Smart. The agents know the task of taking down KAOS, their evil crime nemesis, will not be an easy assignment. KAOS has plans for world domination but Agent 99 and Agent 86 will do whatever it takes to thwart that plan
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
Making friends by inc Encyclopaedia Britannica Films( Visual )

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

Four stories featuring the lovable characters from Hundred Acre Wood
Bill Nye the science guy by Donna Szoke( Visual )

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

"In Smell, discover how the human sense of smell helps us interpret our environment and react to the things around us by letting us know when new smells are nearby"--Container
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 aqueous solutions are tested for degrees of acidity and alkalinity. The nature of acids and bases is examined. In lesson two, table salt is produced by mixing small pieces of aluminum with solutions of hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide. Current flow in acid, neutral, and alkaline solutions is demonstrated. An experiment using ammonia water and dry ice tests varying degrees of acidity. An on-site visit to a neutralization plant in Japan shows how acid levels are reduced by putting quantities of limestone into the Yukawa River. A third lesson demonstrates precautions that should be taken when performing experiments involving heat. Investigations that use chemicals such as chlorine bleach, ether, and metallic sodium, which should not be attempted in a school lab, are also demonstrated
Guatemala by Harold F Peterson( 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
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
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Twelfth night( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Like Malory's Le Morte Darthur, the anonymously authored Sir Gawain and the Green Knight represents a watershed in the development of the Arthurian tradition. Drawing on insights from Nicholas Perkins, a specialist on medieval English literature and manuscripts at the University of Cambridge; Arthurian expert Kevin J. Harty, of La Salle University; and Helen Cooper, authority on medieval literature at the University of Oxford, this program explicates this complex alliterative poem, examines its treatment of familiar Arthurian themes, and illustrates why it is considered one of the finest romances of the Middle Ages"--Container
Personality( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how personalities are shaped as people grow up and exposes how various traits develop. Features the story of an amiable man trying to curb a severe anger problem
Pure Substances and mixtures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In lesson one, heat is used to distill ethanol. Lesson two studies salt dissolution
 
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