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Montagnon, Peter

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Civilisation. a personal view by Kenneth Clark by Kenneth Clark( Visual )

38 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considers to be the crucial phases of its development. This lavish series was hailed as a masterpiece when it was broadcast in 1969
The Long Search( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the basic beliefs and practices of major world religions
Childhood by Geoffrey Haines-Stiles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an "insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised. Through the observation of twelve families on five continents, the series looks at childhood from a number of perspectives--personal, scientific, historical and cultural--using a variety of production techniques ..."--Container label
The Long Search by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

28 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R. Eyre visits Sri Lanka and India to discover the type of Buddhism practiced throughout Southeast Asia. Includes talks with monks, school children, novices, and housewives who describe their own religious experiences and discuss the high moral standards demanded by Buddhism
Protestant spirit USA by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits various Protestant churches in Indianapolis and observes how services are conducted. Examines the reasons for the vigor of religious expression among both Black and white American Protestants
A Question of balance by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the different types of religious beliefs that make up the spiritual life of Taiwan, including a Confucian respect for the past, the cosmic pattern of the Tao that manifests itself through the oracles, and the worship of local gods who dispense justice and favors
Buddhism, the land of the disappearing Buddha--Japan by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If the Buddha of India met the Buddha of Japan, would they recognize each other? To find out, this program talks to the staff in a Tokyo restaurant who keep regular Zen meditation schedules as part of their job, on to the classical Zen calligraphy, swordfighting, archery, and tea ceremony
Chosen people by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of interviews with several Jews living throughout the world who attempt to define the significance of being one of the chosen people
Civilisation a personal view by Lord Clark : the complete series by Kenneth Clark( Visual )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art historian Sir Kenneth Clark presents an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considers to be the crucial phases of its development
330 million gods by Time-Life Video( Visual )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the polytheistic nature of Hinduism by visiting various places in India and showing local rituals practiced. Characterizes Hinduism as a philosophy or way of life rather than a rigid code of behavior or dogma
Rome, Leeds, and the desert( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits Rome, Spain, and England to explore the diversity and unity of the Catholic religious experience
West meets East by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The spiritual impulse of the time steps beyond the boundaries of religious tradition - so wrote Theodore Roszak, spokesman for the counter-culture, who is Ronald Eyre's guide to the new religious concerns of people living in the San Francisco Bay area. Here religious ideas and life styles of East and West mingle and people brought up in a largely Christian cultural climate look East to Taoism and Hinduism for inspiration."--Distributor's website
Orthodox Christianity: The Rumanian Solution by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orthodox Christianity in former Communist Romania, where it was not unusual for high party members to be communicants, is shown as an important part of the country's cultural heritage and ethnic identity. The importance of icons is examined, including the role of a bishop revered as a living icon moving among his people. In villages, the Church is like a hub to the wheel of community life; and in the cities, it is not only tolerated but encouraged
Reflections on the Long Search by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater director Ronald Eyre presents some personal reflections on his pilgrimage throughout the world in which he explored the religious beliefs and experiences of various peoples
Islam--there is no god but God( Visual )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probably the fastest growing religion in the world today, it's 400 million believers are reshaping whole regions of our globe. Yet how many understand its appeal? This program travels to Egypt to take part in a wedding at an oasis village, on to a market town for dawn prayers and into Cairo itself
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the lives of the residents in one block of homes in Harbin City, China, and how the people are "cared for". It includes a study of prison life, acupuncture treatment, and how patients are treated in mental hospital
The Way of the ancestors by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribal religions still count nearly 200 million believers around the world. They are local, exclusive and mostly animist, believing that inanimate objects and natural phenomena possess a soul. This episode explores primal religion in a tribe who live in a mountain fortress on an Indonesian island
Zulu Zion by Ronald Eyre( Visual )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Zulu Independent Churches in South Africa. When Christian missionaries took the Gospel to Africa they also tried to suppress African religion and subvert African culture with their own. But since World War I, and with increasing vigor in the last 20 years, Africans have been rediscovering their lost religious identity and have been forming independent churches with their own festivals, prophets and rituals and greater or lesser devotion to Christ."--Distributor's website
The long search( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series on world religions in which theater director Ronald Eyre travels around the globe asking people basic questions about their religious beliefs and practices. Vol. 11 examines the different types of religious beliefs that make up the spiritual life of Taiwan, including a Confucian respect for ancestors and the past, the cosmic pattern of the Tao that manifests itself through the oracles, and the worship of local gods who dispense justice and favors. Vol. 12 visits the San Francisco Bay area to examine the new religious concerns of people who are looking East to Hinduism and Taoism for inspiration. Explores the search for a saner and more wholesome life in which ecology is held sacred and the accent is on good health. Considers practices such as biofeedback, meditation, yoga, and self-help groups. Vol. 13 presents some of Ronald Eyre's personal reflections on his pilgrimage throughout the world in which he explored the religious beliefs and experiences of various peoples
The long search( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms part of a series on world religions in which theater director Ronald Eyre travels around the globe asking people basic questions about their religious beliefs and practices. Vol. 5 visits Egypt to explore the experience of Islamic worship. Includes interviews with a number of Muslims who discuss their personal attitudes and approaches to their religion. Describes the main tenets of Islam and shows scenes of Muslims praying in a mosque, signing a marriage contract, attending a class for the study of the Koran, and boarding a plane to make the pilgrimage to Mecca. Vol. 6 examines the unique relationship that existed between the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Communist state in Romania. Visits a number of Romanian churches and shows a funeral, pre-Easter activities of villagers, and the Eastern Orthodox Christian liturgy with its Byzantine splendor and inspiring choral music. Includes interviews with priests, a bishop, and church members concerning their religious beliefs. Vol. 7 consists of interviews with several Jews living throughout the world who attempt to define the significance of being one of the chosen people. Includes discussions with Elie Wiesel, Norbert Brainin and the Amadeus Quartet, and Dr. Pinchas Peli, a tenth-generation rabbi. Depicts Jewish prayer and ritual and students debating the meaning of the Talmud. Journeys to Jerusalem and shows its schools, synagogues, and the Wailing Wall
 
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