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DeVinney, James A.

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Most widely held works by James A DeVinney
Eyes on the prize by Julian Bond( Visual )

62 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
The Kennedys by Jim Goddard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the building of the Kennedy legend, from Joe Kennedy Sr., to Senator Edward Kennedy
Bridge to Freedom 1965( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the push for black voting rights in Alabama and nationally. The division within the civil rights movement between the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) grows, particularly in their approach to the Selma-Montgomery Freedom March in 1965. That same year sees the National Voting Rights Act signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson
The time has come 1964-1966 by James A DeVinney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes on the prize is the most critically acclaimed documentary on civil rights in America. Episode 7: After a decade-long cry for justice, a new sound is heard in the civil rights movement: the insistent call for power. Malcolm X takes an eloquent nationalism to urban streets as a younger generation of black leaders listens. In the South, Stokely Carmichael and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) move from "Freedom Now!" to "Black Power!" as the fabric of the traditional movement changes
Great escape by Michael Davies( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the mid-1920s, millions were already confirmed "moviegoers". Movies reflected and affected the way people dressed, thought and spoke, teaching the inexperienced about love, courage, and how to dress, while the governments around the globe were quick to realize the power of film: this new mass entertainment would also prove an unrivaled tool of mass persuasion. Here moviegoers reminisce, revealing how the new medium persuaded, influenced and entralled them, as it offered a welcome refuge from the century's pressures
The wizard of photography by James A DeVinney( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the life story of a visionary, George Eastman. Driven, demanding and even paranoid, Eastman fought relentlessly to create and then dominate the consumer camera market
Back to the Movement 1979-Mid 1980s( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two cities, one in the south, the other in the north. In Miami, Florida, viewers witness the destruction of a black community. In the North, we see how Harold Washington gets elected as Chicago's first black mayor
No easy walk : (1962-66)( Visual )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts three major movements. Retells the stories of three cities involved in the civil rights movement: the Albany, Ga. police chief and Martin Luther King, Jr. each tested out the strategy of nonviolence in their own way, Birmingham, Ala. where children marched against fire water hoses, and Washington, D.C. where black and white, young and old, north and south came together to march on the nation's capital
People's century, 1900-1999( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Picture power reveals how the small screen became hugely influential -- a fact quickly realized by gvoernments, politicians, businessmen, entertainers and terrorists. Television exposed triumphs and tragedies and through sitcoms, news, sports and more, it helped shape our collective experience"--Container
Two Societies 1965-1968( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the civil rights movement's first attempt at organizing in the north, as Martin Luther King Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference go Chicago. Their strategies come up against the powerful political machinery of Mayor Richard Daley. Also looks at the 1967 uprising in Detroit as blacks and the police clash on city streets
People's century, 1900-1999( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Picture power reveals how the small screen became hugely influential -- a fact quickly realized by gvoernments, politicians, businessmen, entertainers and terrorists. Television exposed triumphs and tragedies and through sitcoms, news, sports and more, it helped shape our collective experience"--Container
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3: Depicts the story of America's civil rights years from 1954-1965. Vols. 4-8: Examines the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
Silicon vision : computational neuroscientist Misha Mahowald( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working in a very young field, computational neuroscience, a combination of computer science and biology, Misha Mahowald has already played an important part in the development of a silicon retina, a computer chip that reacts to light as the eye's retina does. She is at work on a silicon neuron, the next step towards building an entire visual network
American experience( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life story of George Eastman as he fought relentlessly to create and then dominate the consumer camera market
Eyes on the prize( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-6 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; v. 7-14 examines the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
The Time has come (1964-1965)( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program shows the influence of Malcolm X's philosophy on the staff of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) as they organized the Lowndes County Freedom Organization in Alabama and as they issued the call for "Black Power" during the 1966 Meredith March Against Fear in Mississippi
Eyes on the prize II : America at the racial crossroads( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two cities ; one in the south the other in the north. In Miami, Florida, viewers witness the destruction of a black community by urban renewal, highway construction, and finally, riots. In the North, we see how Harold Washington gets elected as Chicago's first black mayor. Ends with a look back at the people who made the civil rights movement a force for change
The Kennedys( Visual )

in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from news clips, family photographs, and other rarely seen documentary material illustrates the triumphs and sorrows of the Kennedy family and charts the course of the Kennedys' political trajectory
Ahmedabad : life of a city in India( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the effects of industrialization on the social and economic conditions in the city of Ahmedabad, India
Eyes on the prize. America's civil rights movement( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vols. 1-3 tell the story of America's civil rights years from 1954 to 1965; vols. 4-7 examine the new America from 1966 to 1985, from community power to the human alienation of urban poverty
 
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