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WHMM-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

Overview
Works: 158 works in 187 publications in 1 language and 651 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  War films  Historical films  Comedy films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Case studies 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by D.C.) WHMM-TV (Television station : Washington
The Language of war( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the government and military language used to discuss military actions snd plans"--Cassette label
Marketing tomorrow's weapons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defense contractors pour vast sums of money and advertising resources into convincing Congress to vote for new weapons. See how Madison Avenue tactics are being used to commit the country to $300 billion in new fighter planes
The CNN effect : TV and foreign policy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the effect TV has on foreign policy for America
The Panama invasion revisited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the conduct and consequences of the Panama invasion. What did we learn?
Armed and dangerous( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small arms like grenades, mines, and assault weapons have killed far more people that canons and bombs yet the United States continues toimport small firearms massively from Russia and China while gun control laws have been fiercely rejected. This program examines the consequences of the small arms trade, both at home and abroad, and proposes specific steps that would shed light on this often covert business
Grenada revisited : lessons for today( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Grenada seven years after the U.S. invasion, in 1983
The U.N., peacekeeping or warmaking?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the founding of the United Nations in 1945 the need for U.N. peacekeeping forces in various parts of the world has grown faster than its ability to keep up with it. This program asks how the U.N. can become a more effective organization serving an increasingly complex world and explores the relationship between the United States and the U.N
Arming dictators( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the continuing U.S. practice of arming authoritarian governments around the world
The Aftermath of war with Iraq( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines long-term political, economic, military and environmental problems of war with Iraq
Preventive diplomacy in action( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former President Jimmy Carter and other prominent diplomat/scholars examine efforts to prevent war in two very different countries: Burundi in central Africa, and Macedonia in the South Balkans
Fighting for oil( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of our relations with the oil producing nations of the Persian Gulf Region and of the military, economic, and environmental consequences of our heavy oil consumption
U.N. peacekeeping : America's role?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program looks at the current debate to decrease U.S. involvement with the U.N. and what effect reduced U.S. contributions would have on the ability fo the U.N. to perform its peacekeeping operations."--Videotape label
Retooling the arms industry( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will defense contractors be able to adjust to the end of the cold war?
The killing fields by Roland Joffé( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a hundred million land mines are scattered around the world, killing and maiming hundreds of people each month. Graphic footage of injuries is shown, as well as methods of clearing mined areas. Efforts to control or outlaw the use of these anti-personnel devices is discussed
Lessons of Kosovo : the limits of air power( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States and its NATO allies relied exclusively on air power to stop Serbian aggression against ethnic Albanians in the province of Kosovo. Did NATO bombs and missiles stop ethnic cleansing? How effective were NATO warplanes in attacking Serb forces?
The Hidden costs of the military( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the real costs of the military, including land rendered useless, resources consumed, and human talent diverted from productive activities
Child soldiers : invisible combatants( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children are no longer simply passive victims of warfare. Increasingly, children are active combatants on the frontlines of conflicts around the globe
The Nuclear threat at home( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Cold War, arms race decisions were made privately for purely military reasons and without concern for the long term well-being of American citizens. Today the Dept. of Energy spends over $5 billion each year cleaning up polluted nuclear weapons production facilities, the radioactive and toxic legacy of DOE's bomb making
Second amendment warriors : militias and American society( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern paramilitary movement is compared to the early American militias of the late 1700s. A changing world with changing priorities, a shifting concept of security and a fear of an enormous federal government has driven some people to volunteer for private militia groups with arms and uniforms and a built-in hierarchy
Selling weapons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States military contractors use sophisticated videos as effective selling tools for their weapons
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityWHUT-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

Howard University Television

Howard University. WHMM-TV

Languages
English (32)