Most widely held works by Roger Goodman
Men are from Mars, women are from Venus but we have to live on earth ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
ABC news decided to profile six brave couples whose lives were frayed by endless marital battles. Host Barbara Walters takes an eight-month journey of rediscovery as these frustrated couples, baring souls and fangs, allow cameras to witness them arguing over their stresses and struggles from their living room, support-group sessions, and finally from a live television studio in front of John Gray himself.
David Blaine - Fearless ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Includes the best of David Blaine's specials - "Frozen in time", "Magic man" and "Street magic". David Blaine is a magician who takes his magic to the streets. He travels the United States, as well as bringing the joy of magic to the world.
You can't say that! what's happening to free speech ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Who determines when one person's right to expression must give way to another's sense of propriety? ABC News correspondent John Stossel looks at growing constraints on free speech made in the interest of protecting the public from offense.
The century America's time ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Anchored by Peter Jennings of ABC News, this series takes an era-by-era look at America's evolution during the turbulent 20th century.
Behind Kremlin walls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A guided tour of some of the palaces and cathedrals within the Kremlin.
Minefield the United States and the Muslim world ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"ABC News anchor Peter Jennings presents a tour of the political, religious, and cultural complexities of the Islamic world, providing a country-by-country assessment of relations with the United States. This special, produced a month after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, provides a better understanding of the resulting crisis. A wide variety of diplomatic and military experts offer commentary, including recent National Security Council member Robert Malley and Charles Freeman, former U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia"--Container.
Framingham 8 the women who fought back ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Explores the problem of domestic violence through the stories of the "Framingham Eight," women who were imprisoned in Framingham, Mass. for killing an abusive spouse or partner. Several have won their freedom by claiming Battered Woman Syndrome as a defense.
Is America # one ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Looks at what makes the United States successful and its citizens prosperous as compared to other countries and peoples in the world.
The Century America's time. 4, Stormy weather ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
America--a nation that claimed ever-increasing wealth as its birthright--was rudely awakened by the Great Depression, which caused 25% unemployment, the closing of 9,000 banks, and the loss of $2.5 billion in deposits. This program captures a people's struggle as they faced the collapse of prosperity and diminished hopes of being able to experience the American Dream.
The Century America's time. 3, Boom to bust ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of World War I, many modern-minded Americans, particularly women, were eager to do away with outdated traditions and claim new rights and freedoms. This program investigates the culture of the roaring twenties--women's suffrage, prohibition, the exploration of the Antarctic, the Scopes trial, the establishment of the Ku Klux Klan, the new music called "Jazz", technological innovations and finally the stock market crash and the subsequent economic depression.
The Century America's time. 10, Poisoned dreams ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C.
The first German war crimes trial : Chief Judge Walter B. Beals' desk notebook of the Doctors' Trial, held in Nuernberg, Germany, December, 1946 to August, 1947 by 1945-1955) Germany (Territory under Allied occupation ( Book )
in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
The Century America's time. 7, Homefront ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The shock of Pearl Harbor awoke America from its dream of isolationism. As troops went overseas and industry ramped up to supply the urgent need for war materials, a new wave of Southern blacks migrated north and west to fill the workforce--along with millions of women. This program discusses the effects of World War II on the homefront, spotlighting the war's impact as a catalyst for economic, demographic and social change.
The Century America's time. 11, Unpinned ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news.
Japan's "international youth" : the emergence of a new class of schoolchildren by Roger Goodman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The Century America's time. 12, Approaching the apocalypse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The one bright spot of the 1970's was Nixon's opening of China to the West while the riots at Attica prison and Kent State University, the trauma of the war in Vietnam and the Watergate scandal, left Americans exhausted, embittered and disillusioned. This program appraises the effects of those blights on the political landscape and their impact on the trust between the government and the governed, so vital to the well-being of a representative democracy such as the United States.
The Century America's time. 1, Seeds of change ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
This program examines daily life in America during the early 1900s--when a loaf of bread cost only a few cents, horse-power really meant horsepower, flying to the moon was the stuff of dreams and the average life span was only 45 years--while looking ahead to the decades of changes yet to come.
The Century America's time. 13, Starting over ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The women's and civil rights movements, begun decades earlier and as controversial as ever, continued to evolve during the nation's Bicentennial period. This program focuses on the changing momentum of these movements while also looking at the developing environmental movement spurred by the Love Canal disaster, the developing political power of Christians and gays, the controversies that arose over affirmative action and busing, the Iran Hostage Crisis and the development of OPEC.
The Century America's time. 2, Shell shock ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
The psychological damage inflicted by the bombardments of World War I was called shell shock, a term that aptly described the feelings of the World War I world. This program illustrates America's reluctant emergence as a world power and analyzes the social impact of the wholesale loss of life, of husbands and fathers and of sacred ideals such as honor, patriotism and glory that sprang from "the war to end all wars."
The century, America's time. Volume 4, The '50s & '60s ( Visual )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Happy daze: The post-war baby boom, suburban living and Elvis Presley epitomize the contentment of the Eisenhower years. But these were also years marked by the Korean War, rabid McCarthyism, violent civil rights demonstrations, and a frightening escalation in the Cold War. This program probes the tensions between these crosscurrents in American history. Poisoned dreams: Beset by both international and domestic pressures, America during the Camelot years was swiftly approaching a political-cultural meltdown. This program documents U.S.-Soviet conflicts of interest in Cuba and Vietnam and the growing polarization at home between civil rights activists and segregationist hard-liners, which resulted in the Birmingham riots and the freedom march on Washington, D.C. Unpinned: Riots and protests intensified in the U.S. as the war in Vietnam dragged on, with anti-war and civil rights activists seeking violent ways to agitate for peace and equality. This program pesents the unrelenting rage that divided the nation during those perilous years, as the Watts race riots, the assissinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy, and the Kent State killings made headline news.
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