WorldCat Identities

Klein, Leanne

Overview
Works: 91 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 847 library holdings
Genres: Longitudinal studies  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Science television programs  Documentary films  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor
Classifications: T58.5, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leanne Klein
The virtual wasteland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is technology pulling us apart, creating a divided world of the information rich and the information poor? This program explores a future where technological advances produce a society divided and disconnected
Body story( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how our immune systems turn against us in allergic responses by producing the wrong antibodies. Asks why some people develop allergies and others don't. Shows the effects of an extreme histaminic response to a wasp sting that leads to anaphylactic shock, in which the body swells up, the airways shut down, the heart falters, and, untreated, leads to death
Selling the future( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the electronic, technological, and conceptual world growing around us. Will the technology set us free to build a new and better world, or will it isolate individuals behind virtual walls and create ever-increasing pressure as more and more information becomes available and what we know and the tools we use to manipulate that information are constantly becoming obsolete?
Welcome to the jungle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores how new technologies are poised to transform drastically the way we live and work. The internet, with its free-flow of anonymous contacts and information exchanges, may redefine the concept of friendship. Governments will also have to adapt or face a raft of new problems because information available to cybermanagers will be uncontrollable. Potentially, the fastest and most obvious difference created by the information revolution will come in the work place
Dopamine seduction( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the function of the limbic system as Greg, the protagonist, successfully staves off danger and hunger-- and attempts to follow the dictates of desire, both helped and hindered by alcohol
Body story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3-D animation and images of the skeleton in action follow the healing process of a broken bone in an 11-year-old girl
An inside look broken bones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 11-year-old Lisa accidentally crashes her bike and breaks an arm, we travel inside her bones and see how these tough honeycombed structures of calcium, phosphate, and flexible collagen withstand pressure and heal themselves when necessaary
Cholesterol time bomb( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows each stage of a man's heart attack, from the rupture of a coronary plaque, to dissolving the resulting clot, to ventricular defibrillation, to recovery. Computer animations, including blood flowing through plaque-riddled coronary arteries and oxygen-starved heart cells bursting, reveal the deadly effects of a lifetime of cholesterol buildup
The beast within & crash( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unravel the mysteries of the two most important organs in the human body--the heart and the brain. Travel inside the body and witness a heart attack in progress. Learn why a man's animal instincts take over under the influence of alcohol. Also see what happens to a person's body after a car accident
Body story Cholesterol time bomb( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows each stage of John's heart attack, from the rupture of a coronary plaque, to dissolving the resulting clot, to ventricular defibrillation, to recovery
A child's world( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Child's World charts the key developments and achievements that mark the way on every human being's incredible journey to becoming a fully fledged independent person. Mind Games - The Theory of Mind is the ability to understand and act upon the fact that others see, think and feel differently to us. Children don't usually acquire this understanding until they are four to five years old. The Facts of Life - Until the age of three or four children are not aware that their gender is a permanent and unchanging aspect of their identity. The Independent Thinker - at birth we are not even capable of conscious thought. Yet by eleven years of age we have all the tools necessary for abstract thought, logic and reasoning. At six months most other animals are fending for themselves. Human babies can't even sit up properly. We take longer to reach independence than any other species on earth
Body story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows an 87 year-old man through his final hours as his body degenerates and he quietly expires
Child genius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part series documents the childhood experiences of several prodigiously intelligent boys and girls, revisiting the group at regular stages and observing their evolving relationships and attitudes. Viewers accompany each child through tests and trials at home, at school, and in many other settings, with emphasis on the often volatile parent-child dynamic
Crash repairs( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television, this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior and all its parts. The human body has an amazing capacity for self maintenance and repair, 3D animation is used to show how bones resist compression forces and protect the joints. Renewal, repair and dealing with catastrophies are closely followed
The takeover( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior and all its parts. When a woman is pregnant, the control of her body is taken over by the embryo. This program shows what actually happens inside the body and how the body reacts to stimuli, such as morning sickness, tiredness and happiness. Follows how the embryo grows and finally signals birth
Shut down( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior. This program shows how time wears the body out, how the body ages and what actually happens inside the body
The cold war( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior. This program shows through a dramatised story how our immune system fights against the flu virus. The body's fighting mechanisms and reactions (fever, headache, sore throat, etc.) are shown
The Language of being( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human babies are less matured at birth than other species, but they quickly challenge their surroundings in an amazing display of both physical and verbal skills
Infiltration by influenza B( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presenting Holly, a courier by day and pop singer by night. This program tracks her movements as a sneeze-borne flu virus attacks her throat, starting an all-out war that involves her entire body before her immune system can claim victory. Remarkable 3-D computer animations featuring the transformation of a throat cell into a virus cloning factory, dendritic cells seeking lymphocytes, and T- and B-cells in action--combined with endoscopic and microscopic imaging--depict the invasion and subsequent destruction of the insidious flu virus"--Container
Reason and relationships( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how common experiences at play become a toddler's guide to thinking, reasoning, fantasizing and relating
 
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