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Wagner, Pamela Mason

Overview
Works: 75 works in 174 publications in 1 language and 6,003 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Educational television programs  Historical television programs  Drama  Biography  Biographical films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 305.40973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pamela Mason Wagner
Makers : women who make America( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the story of how women have helped shape America over the last fifty years through one of the most sweeping social revolutions in American history, in pursuit of their rights to a full and fair share of political power, economic opportunity, and personal autonomy
Hinduism and Buddhism( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the two great religions to come from India. Huston Smith uncovers the mysteries of multiphonic chanting among Tibetan lamas and meditates 8 hours a day with a Zen master
The Mythology of Star Wars with George Lucas and Bill Moyers by George Lucas( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers conducts an interview with George Lucas in which he discusses his efforts to tell old myths in new ways with his Star Wars films, the role of faith in his own life, and the influence of his mentor, Joseph Campbell
The wisdom of faith( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huston Smith relates his experiences with the world's greatest religions and attempts to show how all of these "wisdom traditions" share fundamental truths
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the stories, ideas, and methods behind today's most compelling artists; features sixteen artists from North America (Chicago, Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Vancouver)
Islam by Global Vision (GV)( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smith discovered Islam as an adult, and became enamored with Islamic conceptions of order, justice, mercy, and compassion. He still prays five times a day as Muslims do. The Sufis opened the doors of Islam to Smith. Through their trance-inducing dances, these mystics bring God into the immediate moment. Smith and Moyers discuss misconceptions about Islam held in the West today
Healing and the mind( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ancient medical science told us our minds and bodies are one. So did philosophers of old. Now modern science and new research are helping us to understand these connections ... Bill Moyers talks with physicians, scientists, therapists, and patients-- people who are taking a new look at the meaning of sickness and health ... He discusses their search for answers to perplexing questions: How do emotions translate into chemicals in our body? How do thoughts and feelings influence health? How can we collaborate with our bodies to encourage healing?"--Container
Can we make it to Mars?( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the prospect of sending humans on a trip to Mars that could last as long as two to three years. Though the dangers of this potential journey include bone and muscle deterioration, cosmic radiation, and the threat of meteoroids, new scientific innovations are being designed to circumvent such problems. The episode also features scientist Vandi Verma, who is part of the team responsible for directing Mars rovers over the planet's harsh terrain
Patrick by Quentin Blake( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life of St. Patrick and his conversion of Ireland
Reluctant saint : Francis of Assisi by Donald Spoto( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers new insights into the life and times of Francis of Assisi
Joan of Arc : child of war, soldier of God( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original portrait of the legendary heroine's story as seen through her own eyes and based on her own testimony
StrongWomen preventing osteoporosis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miriam Nelson, a physical activity and nutrition scientist at Tufts University, explains the leading causes of osteoporosis, who is at risk and what you can do about it
Moyers on addiction : close to home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As seen on PBS. Bill Moyers tackles the complex issues surrounding addiction in this five part series. Featuring interviews with recovering addicts, scientists, and treatment professionals
Close to home : Moyers on addiction by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers explores the issues of drug and alcohol addiction. Each program looks at different aspects of addiction and recovery, with shared experiences of addicts and those helping them toward recovery
Ethics in America II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. Ethics in America II follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a discussion guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A Web site with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series. Produced by Fred Friendly Seminars. 2007. Program Description: In a neighborhood perhaps like your own, in a family perhaps not too different from yours, individuals struggle with their college applications, with promotions at work, with the actions of their neighbors, and try to determine what to do when important values about questions of fairness, loyalty, secrets, and trust conflict
Ethics in America II. ethics in business( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. Ethics in America II follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a discussion guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A Web site with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series. Produced by Fred Friendly Seminars. 2007. Program Description: Should the executives at Casablanca Cruise Lines have asbestos removed from their ships by a company based in the former Soviet republic of Novostan? The cost would be $80 million less than if an American company were used, but Novostani standards of worker safety are far less rigorous. What should executives at MaxiCorp disclose about accidents in cars using their device, which doubles the mileage of cars in which it is installed, when they have no idea whether their device is contributing to the accidents? And what should executives at Wowie Info do when the authoritarian government of Jaigunda demands the name of a Jaigundan customer who has been using Wowie's Internet services to criticize the government? In each case, panelists struggle to make sound business decisions while observing ethical imperatives in the changing global economy
Ethics in America II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New, and yet familiar, hypothetical cases are debated and agonized over by eminent leaders from government, business, science and academia. [The program] follows its predecessor by exploring gripping ethical dilemmas using the time-honored Socratic Dialogue format. The programs can be used with a study guide to help teachers engage their students in the process of ethical reasoning and acquaint them with its traditions through historical essays and other writings. A website with background on the programs and issues is coordinated with the series"--Container
Healing from within( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two therapies that involve neither drugs nor surgery. One is a form of Buddhist meditation; the other, group psychotherapy. Both teach patients to use their minds to improve the healing capacities within their bodies
Joan of Arc by Victor Fleming( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan of Arc's story is viewed through her own eyes and told through her own words. Based on the actual testimonies of the legendary peasant-girl-turned-soldier
 
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