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Cambridge Educational (Firm)

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Works: 1,596 works in 3,225 publications in 1 language and 73,007 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Distributor, Producer, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 028.7
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Most widely held works by Cambridge Educational (Firm)
Common mistakes people make in interviews ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer through the job interview process and gives advice about how to avoid common mistakes made by job seekers
Being gay coming out in the 21st century ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program presents the accounts and stories of gays who have recently taken the step of coming out. Interviewees and experts discuss the benefits of this important transition by examining the six stages of coming to terms with one's sexual identity
Brain and nervous system your information superhighway ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines and explains the brain and nervous system with an emphasis on how they enable us to perform everyday activities
Information literacy the perils of online research ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 464 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
Your immune system ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This program clearly and concisely maps out the complicated human immune system, explaining both how it keeps the body healthy and what happens to the body if it malfunctions--or, even worse, if it shuts down completely."--Container
Narcotics ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video presents a profile of narcotics as a class of drugs and then spotlights opium, codeine, morphine, and heroin. Expert commentary is provided by a pharmacist, a nurse, police officers, addiction counselors, a historian, recovering addicts, and others. Together, they discuss the history and biological effects of narcotics, scrutinizing their use, abuse, and hazards through case studies and personal experience
Inhalants ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since chemicals in more than 1,400 products can be sniffed or huffed for their psychoactive and mind-altering effects, it's not surprising that inhalants are the most frequently abused substances in the U.S. This video explores the history of inhalant abuse; the effects of inhalants on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward inhalants. The major classes of commonly abused inhalants and treatment and prevention measures are described in the video as well
Understanding prejudice gripes and common ground ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the nature and dynamics of prejudice and how to cope with its consequences
Skin deep understanding self-injury ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each year nearly two million people hurt their own bodies with knives, scissors, glass, cigarettes, candles, and any destructive item they can get their hands on. Patients and experts explain why people harm themselves and how they can recover from this secret affliction which affects as many people as anorexia. While the self-inflicted scars may be kept hidden, it's time to expose information about self-injury to reach young people, educators, and counselors who may have to deal with this emerging issue
Body image for boys ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program explores some of the issues facing young men today as they struggle to define themselves amidst the flood of media-generated images of male physical perfection. Experts include Divya Kakaiya, Leigh Cohn, and UCLA Healthcare sports medicine physician Gary Green
The history of computers ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program traces the course of technological innovations leading up to today's computers, from Charles Babbage and his analytical engine of the 1860's to the latest laptops
Teen suicide ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The video discusses teen suicide. Viewers learn: to recognize the warning signs ; the importance of communication ; what to do to prevent suicide ; where to go for help
Alcohol ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alcohol isn?t a drug.??A cup of coffee will sober me up.??I?m always a safe driver, even after a couple of beers.? These statements are only a few of the myths this video skewers as it explores the history of alcohol, including its use as a medicine; the effects of alcohol on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward alcohol and trends such as binge drinking. The video also examines the prevalence of alcohol in American culture and discusses alcoholism?how to identify it and how to treat it
Steroids ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video examines the use and abuse of anabolic steroids and GHB, a synthetic steroid-like substance and date-rape drug. Former NFL player Charles Hunt and a pharmacist, a police officer, an addiction counselor, a trainer, a swim coach, a recovering abuser, and others explore the history and biological effects of steroids, using case studies and personal experience to probe anabolic steroid abuse and the drug's many side effects. Some of these side effects include impotence, liver tumors, renal failure, and "roid rage," which can lead to violence and even suicide
The scientific method ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the basic steps in scientific methodology; defining the problem and forming a hypothesis, experiments and observations, analyzing data, forming conclusions and communicating results
It's the Law ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The laws of the criminal justice system are framed first and foremost by the United States Constitution, the document that gives our government its powers, limits those powers, and ensures our rights to life, liberty, and property. While the system is designed to bring criminals to justice, it must also meet the standards of due process set forth in the Constitution. The criminal justice system, then, has two functions: protect the public safety and maintain the public confidence. In this program, lawyers, prosecutors, and judges explain the differences between misdemeanors, felonies, the various degrees of crimes, and the elements of a crime. Investigation procedures in the gathering of evidence and statements are discussed. Legal experts and police officers clearly illustrate such concepts as 5th Amendment rights, Miranda warnings, the "stop and frisk" rule, search warrants, and the "knock and announce" rule. Probable cause and arrest procedures are also demonstrated
Digestive system your personal power plant ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"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"--Container
Eating disorders the inner voice ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member 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
Crossing the line sexual harassment and how to confront it ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The only way to remove sexual harassment from school and work is to get educated about the problem and learn ways to deal with it. this informative video (an update of an earlier program, Sexual Harassment, crossing the line) explains different kinds of sexual harassment, defines the factors motivating harassers, and provides specific techniques for dealing with the problem. Viewers will see what steps to take if anyone harasses them or if they witness the harassment of others, including keeping a journal, employing the "broken record" technique, speaking with supervisors, sending memos, using grievance procedures, and filing formal complaints
Aquatic biome ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forms part of a series designed to provide an understanding of interdependent biological communities or biomes. Introduces a variety of the world's aquatic biomes, including rivers, lakes, wetlands, intertidal zones, coral reefs, and kelp forests. Describes the characteristics of saltwater and freshwater environments and the diverse plants and animals that inhabit them. Looks at the importance of evolution and adaptation for aquatic species
 
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