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Cambridge Educational (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,675 works in 3,326 publications in 1 language and 83,690 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Short films  Instructional films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 028.7
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Most widely held works about Cambridge Educational (Firm)
 
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 737 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 )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents the accounts and stories of people 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
Information literacy the perils of online research( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 497 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
Brain and nervous system your information superhighway( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 491 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 effect on the brain and nervous system
Your immune system( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 478 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 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strictly speaking, the term?narcotic? refers to opium, opium derivatives, and their synthetic substitutes. This video delves into the history of narcotics such as heroin, opium, codeine, and morphine; the effects of narcotics on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward narcotics. In addition, the video considers legalization and regulatory issues involving narcotics, as well as physical and psychological addiction to these potent drugs
Understanding prejudice gripes and common ground( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 432 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 427 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 415 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
It's the Law( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with an explanation of the major concepts in criminal justice, such as misdemeanor vs. felony crimes and the various degrees of each, this video covers the steps in the criminal justice system leading up to the pretrial/trial process. Topics covered include: the investigation process, questioning witnesses and suspects, the right to silence (5th Amendment rights), search warrants, arrest, the Miranda warning, and the booking process. Throughout the process, the criminal justice system must balance the rights of the suspect, the victim, and the community
The History of computers( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 370 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 )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We all get depressed or feel stressed once in awhile. But today, teenagers have more stress in their lives than ever before. Divorced parents, substance abuse, lack of adult supervision, abusive family situations, unemployment, and a sense that the world may not be getting any better.are all factors which cause many teenagers to feel alone and desperate. Most teenagers successfully deal with these problems-but the fact remains that, on their own, too many can't. This excellent production takes a look at the reasons kids consider, attempt, or commit suicide while stressing specific measures to help prevent unhappy teens from becoming suicide statistics. Viewers learn how to recognize the signals of suicide contemplation which they can look for in friends or relatives considering taking this drastic measure, the importance of communication, what to do to help, and where to go for assistance in saving a friend's life. Those who may be thinking that ending their lives is the only way to escape discover that they are not alone in their problems, learn how to conquer these feelings, and become aware of specific people and organizations that desperately want to help. A life-saving message for teens, parents, teachersâ₂?anyone who comes in contact with at-risk teens
Inhalants( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 353 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
Alcohol( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 343 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
Date rape a violation of trust( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the myths and facts of date or acquaintance rape
Finding a job( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the many ways a person can find job openings trhough a wide variety of job search methods - online job boards, want ads, state and private employment services, networking, informational interviews, the Yellow Pages, and more
Digestive system your personal power plant( Visual )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 313 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
Crossing the line sexual harassment and how to confront it( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 308 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
Atmosphere, climate, and weather( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a close look at how conditions combine to create climate and weather
Recognizing online propaganda, bias and advertising( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The internet has transformed our society and many students turn to the internet to conduct research for papers and reports. While there are tremendous benefits to using the internet with the vast amount of information it provides, some of it can be unreliable and deceitful. Even unintentional or seemingly harmless online information can damage an individual's knowledge of what is credible versus incredible information. This video addresses ways to recognize online propaganda, information that is biased, and messages from advertisers
 
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It's the Law
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Films Media Group. Cambridge Educational

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English (215)

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Crossing the line sexual harassment and how to confront itAtmosphere, climate, and weather