WorldCat Identities

Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,550 works in 2,554 publications in 2 languages and 76,184 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  History  Educational films  Documentary films  Drama  Nature television programs  Children's television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers assume the role of paleontologists in order to piece together known facts about dinosaurs
Eyewitness volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Natural disasters by Inc DK Publishing( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the dangerous and destructive forces of nature, from hurricanes to volcanoes, tornadoes to avalanches and earthquakes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
The rape of Europa by Noël-Nicolas Coypel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how during World War II the Nazis systematically took or destroyed the art of Europe. It follows the heroic Europeans who first hid, and then set out to find and return what had been taken, with the help of the Allied forces "Monuments Men". It is work that continues to this day
Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Jerusalem : center of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Kingdom of David : the saga of the Israelites( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Israelites and the creaton of the world's first monotheistic religion
The meth epidemic( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the meth rampage in America: the appalling impact on individuals, families and communities, and the difficult of controlling an essential ingredient in meth - ephedrine and pseudoephedrine - sold legally in over-the-counter cold remedies
Cat( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fascinating and ancient journey of these mysterious and adored animals from the African Savanna to the modern home. Investigates evolution, anatomy, habitat, behavior and more
The sixties : the years that shaped a generation( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Meese III and Bobby Seale
Monster by Patty Jenkins( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Dog by Eddie Adcock Band( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, amd social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about."--Box
Desert by Eyewitness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
Affluenza( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fascinating look at one of the greatest social maladies of our time: overconsumption and materialism. Hosted by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, the program explores both the comical and sobering aspects of our consumerism and its enormous impact on families, communities and the environment. With the help of historians and archival film, Affluenza reveals the forces that have dramatically transformed us from a nation that prizes thriftiness - with strong beliefs in 'plain living and high thinking' - into the ultimate consumer society"--Container
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
Rick Steves' Austria & the Alps 2000-2007( Visual )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 5 half-hour shows on Austria and the Alps, filmed entirely on location
 
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Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys
Alternative Names

controlled identityOregon Educational & Public Broadcasting Service

OPB

Oregon Public Broadcasting System

Languages
English (182)

French (3)

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Eyewitness volcanoArctic & AntarcticNatural disastersRaising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boysHuman machine (Bodyzone)CatDogDesertRick Steves' Austria & the Alps 2000-2007