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AGC Educational Media

Overview
Works: 351 works in 426 publications in 2 languages and 1,262 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Interviews 
Classifications: QP370, 612.8
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Most widely held works by AGC Educational Media
Nerve impulse conduction( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the electrochemical nature of nerve impulse conduction and transmission in humans. Analyses the different stages of the membrane potential through simulations, discussions with a neuro-physiologist and a visit to the dentist
The central nervous system and brain : orchestrating life( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Features the primary components of the human central nervous system. Identifies the main structures of the brain and their roles in controlling body systems and maintaining homeostasis. Examines the effects of physical injury, chemical imbalances and drug usage on the brain."--Container
The ear : hearing and balance( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows structures and functions of the human ear and relates how sound waves are transmitted. Examines the role of the inner ear in maintaining balance and equilibrium in the body. Provides examples of various technologies which help people with hearing impairments to communicate
The eye: vision and perception( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the structures and functions of the mammalian eye and illustrates how visual sensory receptors relay messages to the brain. Describes a number visual disorders, along with the corrective lenses and techniques that can be used for treating them
Fetal development and birth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program outlines the development of fetal systems during each trimester of pregnancy and the hormones involved in regulating fetal development, birth and lactation. It illustrates the mechanism for exchanging nutrients and wastes between the mother and fetus
My growing book : 3 year olds( Visual )

6 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of various developmental milestones, intended to set parents' minds at rest when they have to cope with difficult moments or behavior problems
The peripheral nervous system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates how the human body senses and responds to its internal and external environments. Describes the structures and functions of the peripheral nervous system and examines current research on nerve regeneration
Growth & development( Visual )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the developments and changes taking place in a baby's first six months of life. Includes safety tips for the car seat, stroller, crib and how-to introduction of solid foods
The human female reproductive system : a creation of exquisite synchrony( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program describes the functions of the female reproductive system and the hormones that regulate these functions. It explores certain medical conditions such as ectopic pregnancies, endometriosis and cancer that can occur within the female reproductive system
The road to reading( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates easy and everyday ways that parents can prepare children to become successful readers
HIV and teens : remembering Krista Blake( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krista Blake contracted the HIV virus when she was sixteen by a hemophiliac boyfriend. At nineteen she developed AIDS. Feeling that no one was speaking out about the disease - loudly or softly - Krista chose to do so
Reflexes and synaptic transmission( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the physiology of the reflex arc through experiments on the pupillary and patellar reflexes. Focuses on the transmission of an impulse across the synapse and at the neuromuscular junction. Discusses some of the neurotransmitters and chemicals that affect impulse transmission
The Hardy-Weinberg principle : minding your p's & q's( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Hardy-Weinberg principle which tells us if the population is in genetic equilibrium
STDs : straight talk( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers the emotional and physical results of sexually transmitted diseases, and discusses the prevention and treatment of these diseases
Motor pathways by Aldo Rustioni( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a series that examines the physiology and function of the human neurological system. Uses computer illustrations, live models, and skeletal models. This segment provides a detailed physiological examination of the functioning of the motor pathways in the human nervous system
A conversation with Rosa Parks( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through an intimate conversation with Rosa Parks, viewers will learn the importance of knowing their own heritage and standing up for what they believe in
Steroids : the hormonal time bomb( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the physical and psychological changes that result from steroid use. Emphasizes the importance of gaining size and strength naturally through a proper training program and good nutrition
Ethnic man!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teja Arboleda is the quintessential multicultural, multiethnic American. Born in the United States, but raised in Germany and Japan, his diverse ethnic, cultural, and racial heritage have combined to give him a unique perspective on the American identity crisis. Funny at times, grippingly poignant at others, Ethnic Man! is an inspirational tale of how one young man has learned to embrace the world and overcome the stereotyping and labeling that narrows our understanding of and appreciation for our fellow human beings
A Focus on prevention( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through candid interviews with experts and parents of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (F.A.S.) children, this program presents the facts and offers advice on the prevention of F.A.S. and Fetal Alcohol Effects (F.A.E.). The importance of abstaining from any kind of alcohol when pregnant is stressed, and viewers learn that help is available for mothers struggling with alcoholism."--Container
The human male reproductive system : perpetuating the species( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of reproduction in vertebrates, and highlights the human male reproductive structures and their functions, including the hormones involved. Also addresses some of the medical problems that can occur
 
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