WorldCat Identities

Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,585 works in 2,519 publications in 1 language and 76,212 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Children's films  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  History  Educational films  Documentary films  Nature television programs  Children's television programs  Wildlife television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd
Classifications: QE522, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Eyewitness volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes and effects of volcanoes and earthquakes, including both historical and recent occurrences from around the world. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,524 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
The rape of Europa( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how heroic Europeans, Russians, and Americans worked to save the art of Europe during World War II
Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,160 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
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the history of the creation of the earth, the origin of life, and the evolution of the many species including early man
Jerusalem : center of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,122 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)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,117 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
The meth epidemic( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,112 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 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the journey of these mysterious and adored animals from the African savanna to the modern home. Along the way, discover the secret lives of felines great and small--their evolution, anatomy, habitat, behavior, and more
Kingdom of David : the saga of the Israelites( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Israelites and the creaton of the world's first monotheistic religion
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 Messe III and Bobby Seale
Dog by Eddie Adcock Band( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, and social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about"--Box
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 827 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
Triumph of the nerds by Robert X Cringely( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the pioneering years of the PC revolution during the mid-1970's in Silicon Valley (1st work). Explains how the PC industry came of age in the 1980's. Interviews Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple Computer and Bill Gates of Microsoft (2nd work). Looks at changes in the PC industry during the 1990's and their impact on the future. Discusses the Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the Internet (3rd work)
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
Natural disasters( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Rick Steves' Austria & the Alps 2000-2007( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 8 half-hour shows on England and Wales, filmed entirely on location
Reptile( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Experience the alien world of these cold-blooded vertebrates, learning the truth about these often misunderstood creatures and uncovering reptilian facts that are stranger then fiction."--Box
Insect by Eyewitness( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do insect wings work? Just how big can a bug grow? Examine the wonders of the insect world through macrophotography and 3-D graphics
 
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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 (141)

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DinosaurArctic & AntarcticRaising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boysHuman machine (Bodyzone)CatDogRick Steves' Austria & the Alps 2000-2007