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Public Television Library

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Works: 260 works in 300 publications in 1 language and 453 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Catalogs 
Classifications: F788, 333.9
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Most widely held works by Public Television Library
A Profile of Paul Robeson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biographical sketch of Paul Robeson, from his early days as an athlete through his career as an actor and singer to his involvement as a spokesman for equal rights for blacks
The Lysenko affair ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes a 20 year conflict in the USSR that culminated, in 1948, with the banning of genetics from research and teaching
The Puzzle children a special program on children's learning disabilities ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Puzzle children stars Julie Andrews and Bill Bixby in an hour of music, magic, comedy, demonstrations and film about children with learning disabilities and where they can get help
"Have you watched a book today?" : an experimental project of the Public Television Library, final report by Public Television Library ( Book )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the American way of death ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A follow-up of what has happened in the funeral industry since the publication of The American way of death, by Jessica Mitford in 1963. Includes interviews with Mitford, the head of a funeral and memorial society in Chicago, a funeral director, and a man who infiltrated a school for funeral directors. Exposes the unethical practices of some funeral directors
Where did the Colorado go? ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considers the destructive effects of damming and regulation of the Colorado River. Examines the problems resulting from man's alteration of nature and discusses alternative solutions offered by conservation-oriented scientists
My father calls me son racism & Native Americans ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examination of the history of white oppression of the Native American from slavery to stereotyping for the movies
Equality ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at several men, women, and children involved in the struggle for equality
How we got here the Chinese ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the hardships and struggles faced by Chinese immigrants in America
I and Thou (Object Choice) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The concept of "sexual identity" is explored through game situations
Time's lost children ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the psychology and education of autistic children from the points of view of parents, teachers, and doctors. Shows how treatment can help some autistic individuals return to the real world
Take the world from another point of view ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with two scientists with different philosophical approaches to their work. Richard Feynman is driven by a fierce desire to unravel the puzzles of nature. Richard Lenontin is concerned with the sociological impact of new discoveries
Video program catalogue ( )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
College can be killing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A docmentary studying the causes and incidence of student suicides on the campuses of Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois and the University of Wisconsin at Madison, Wisconsin. Also discussed are the suicide prevention programs instituted on these campuses
The mystery of the Anasazi, the pre-Americans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the culture of the Anasazi Pueblo indians of the Southwest U.S. Includes a segment on making stone tools
Sexual harassment on the job ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elkin discusses with Karen Sauvigne and Susan Meyer the problem of sexual harassment of women on the job. The emotional and physical aspects are explored, as well as possible solutions to the problem
Sticks and stones will build a house ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program is a look at the development of the Indian as a builder and the growth of an architectural tradition in the Southwestern United States. Why and how the great apartment houses in the "four corners" area (Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico) were built is discussed
Secrets of sleep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theories of sleep and the reason for dreams is examined in this program from the NOVA series. This program deals with the sleep research currently being conducted. It also challenges the traditional notions of how much sleep we require
The silent minority ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary about the active and varied lives of a number of deaf individuals, which explores some of the myths about deafness. The program surveys national legislation, employment and educational needs for the deaf but concentrates on the people of the deaf community who lead full social and work lives
The Palestinian question ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Palestinian Arabs and Jewish Israelis present their views on two contrasting visions of the future: the PLO proposal for a single state, and a two state solution for separate Arab and Jewish states in Palestine with the related issues of security for Israel, Arab concern over Jewish immigration and the question of the return of Palestinian refugees
 
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