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Ashby, Wally

Overview
Works: 50 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 1,531 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Director, tcd, Vocalist, Performer
Classifications: HT871, 616.398
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wally Ashby
Dark passages ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Employes a mixture of interviews, slave narratives, and dramatization. Tells the story of the impact of the Atlantic slave trade. Takes the viewer from the House of Slaves on Goree Island off the coast of Dakar, Senegal, to the village of Juffere on the Gambia River
Science of fat ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In four thought-provoking presentations, Dr. Ronald M. Evans and Dr. Jeffrey Friedman discuss the complex biological systems that control body weight and energy metabolism--and how a better genetic understanding of these processes could lead researchers to treatments that curb obesity and improve public health
Safeguarding our patrons' privacy what every librarian needs to know about the USA PATRIOT Act & related anti-terrorism measures by Wally Ashby ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speakers and panelists discuss the USA PATRIOT Act and its impact on the privacy of library users. They identify steps that institutions must take to comply with search warrants, subpoenas, and wire tap requests from law enforcement. They also address the key legal issues and policy implications for libraries in light of legislative and regulatory proposals that impact privacy and First Amendment rights of library patrons
An evening with Quincy Jones ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A star-studded tribute and rare glimpse into the life of this prolific musician, through interviews with those who know him best. Features live performances by Lesley Gore, James Ingram, Bobby McFerrin, Herbie Hancock, and more
Viral outbreak the science of emerging disease ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infectious diseases are a serious threat to world health. They are particularly devastating in tropical countries where infectious agents thrive and where healthcare resources are stretched thin. The warming trend in the global climate, coupled with increased international travel, has resulted in infectious outbreaks that spread more rapidly and that now affect regions with more temperate climates, including the United States. Many diseases that had been contained, such as dengue fever, have re-emerged as global health threats. How can scientific research help us detect and fight potential epidemics?
On the issues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Never before have companies been faced with such a variety of issues that test their integrity, fairness, and adaptability. In four one-hour programs, On the issues provides a forum for exploring ethical challenges and equitable solutions
2000 and beyond confronting the microbe menace ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infectious diseases have profoundly shaped human history and evolution. Antibiotics are losing their power as a broad range of bacteria becomes increasingly resistant. At the same time, sophisticated new techniques in molecular biology are allowing scientists to understand, combat, and prevent the spread of infectious diseases. In this series of four lectures, two scientists describe the latest advances in understanding how pathogens invade the body and how this knowledge is leading to the development of new therapies. They also explain how new infectious diseases are recognized and how epidemics arise
Safeguarding our patrons' privacy what every librarian needs to know about the USA PATRIOT Act & related anti-terrorism measures, December 11, 2002 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this teleconference speakers and panelists discuss the USA PATRIOT Act and its impact on the privacy of library users. They identify steps that institutions must take to comply with search warrants, subpoenas, and wire tap requests from law enforcement. They also address the key legal issues and policy implications for libraries in light of legislative and regulatory proposals that impact privacy and First Amendment rights of library patrons
Creative ways of finding & keeping faculty & administrators of color ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this videoconference educators come together to discuss issues concerning faculty and administrators of color at colleges and universities nationwide. The panel deals with perceptions of the roles of administrators and faculty of color as well as reviewing practical methods of recruitment and retention, with a focus on what works, what doesn't, and why
Job today, gone tomorrow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using a hypothetical scenario, a panel of experts examines a variety of issues confronting employers and employees in this era of corporate downsizing. Examines questions: What is the covenant between a company and its employees? How does a company balance its obligations to its employees and its shareholders? What impact does downsizing have on people's lives? What role do unions play in the changing workplace? What is the appropriate use of temporary employees? How can employees be empowered to participate in decision making?
The rise in campus racism causes & solutions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel moderated by Julian Bond discusses problems of racial prejudice and stereotyping on U.S. college campuses
Learning from patients the science of medicine ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medical researchers discuss how working with patients has influenced their efforts to understand and treat cancers and neurological disorders
Creative ways of finding & keeping faculty & administrators of color II ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continuing where part I of this videoconference left off, educators come together to discuss issues concerning faculty and administrators of color at colleges and universities nationwide. The panel deals with perceptions of the roles of administrators and faculty of color as well as reviewing practical methods of recruitment and retention, with a focus on what works, what doesn't, and why
A salute to Hispanic excellence ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Hispanic-American students are encouraged by Edward James Olmos to speak out about their experiences, feelings, and values. Successful Hispanic Americans tell their stories, and the importance of education is emphasized
Success through education a salute to black achievement 1995 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of African American students are encouraged to speak out about their experiences, feelings, and values. Successful African Americans tell their stories, and the importance of education is emphasized
The first amendment and Black reporters ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three decades before Judith Miller was charged with obstructing justice for not revealing her sources, a young African American New York Times reporter named Earl Caldwell was involved in a very similar situation. He and former Time columnist Jack White recount the Caldwell case, which reached the Supreme Court and become an important precedent in the area of freedom of the press
Prosperity or turmoil? the future of the American college president ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A videoconference of several leading college presidents, past and present, who discuss their crucial, yet changing role in American society
Success through education a salute to Hispanic excellence 1995 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of Hispanic-American students are encouraged by Edward James Olmos to speak out about their experiences, feelings, and values. Successful Hispanic Americans tell their stories, and the importance of education is emphasized
On the issues ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Never before have companies been faced with such a variety of issues that test their integrity, fairness, and adaptability. In four one-hour programs, On the issues provides a forum for exploring ethical challenges and equitable solutions. Through hypothetical scenarios prompted by moderators, distinguished panelists from business, government, media, and academia engage in frank and unrehearsed debate"--Container
Beyond the dream XI a celebration of Black history and culture : rising influence of Black literature : a literary countdown to the new millennium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A panel discussion looking back on literary roots to see what they will tell us about Afro-American literature in the new millennium. Discusses self publishing and the growing popularity of book clubs, signaling a literary shift among writers.- film
 
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English (38)