WorldCat Identities

Jankowski, Laurence

Overview
Works: 190 works in 430 publications in 1 language and 3,533 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Short films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Children's films  Science films  History  Interviews  Juvenile works  Field guides 
Roles: Director, Narrator, Photographer, Producer, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Author, Editor
Classifications: QE570, 551.3
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Most widely held works by Laurence Jankowski
Exploring mass communications( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, produced by Instructional Videos, is about the many aspects of public relations work and will help one decide which area of public relations the viewer would like to pursue
General science series( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, produced by Instructional Video, is about the state of water on the planet Earth
Weathering & erosion by Harold R Hungerford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores how the surface of the earth is in constant struggle with the elements. Wind, running water, gravity and temperature changes break down rock formations and carry away material to build up deltas, beaches, geosynclines and dunes. Video was filmed all over America
Geology series. clues to future climate( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, produced by Instructional Video, is about glaciers their role in understanding climate change
Geology series( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, produced by Instructional Video, is about the characteristics of sedimentary rocks, the process of their formation, and the environments in which these processes occur
How radio got started : Frank Conrad and KDKA( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, produced by Instructional Video, is about the history of KDKA and the radio as well as Frank Conrad and his involvement in the development of the radio. It features an interview with Charlie Rook, historian for Westinghouse
Earth science series. a potential source of energy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, produced by Instructional Video, is about oil shale and its use as an energy source
Introduction to rocks and minerals by Laurence Jankowski( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the characteristics of common rocks and minerals and teaches identification procedures"--Container
Forces that shape our earth by TMW Media( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the working of forces that have had a profound effect upon the surface of the earth. Discusses glaciers, earthquakes, landslides, running water, etc
Earthquakes and how they are measured.( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video look at how earthquakes are measured, seismologists from the National Earthquake Center in Golden, Colorado show how earthquake epicenters are located. Viewers will observe an actual earthquake being captured and the measurement scales, both Mercalli, and Richter are explained. Also shows an example of triangulation in capturing earthquake data
Geologic time : the age of the earth( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses basic principles of geologic time. Explains how geologists determine the ages of rocks and minerals
Underground water( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses ground water, wells, water flow, hydrology, artesian wells and the water table
Volcanoes of the United States( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the volcanic areas of the United States. Discusses types of volcanoes, volcanic caves, lava, ash, pyroclastic flows and pumice
Waves, coastlines & beaches by Laurence Jankowski( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the geological processes that take place where ocean meets land. Learn how erosional and depositional processes form features such as rugged coastlines, barrier islands, spits, tombolos, wave cut terraces, sea stacks and beaches
Running water : how it transports and erodes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the relationship of running water to the land. Investigates suspension, solution, load, rapids, potholes, meanders, braided streams, deltas, alluvial fans, waterfalls and flood plains. Discusses characteristics found in youthful, mature and old streams
Metamorphic rocks by Robert Ernst Boyer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies the type of rock produced by the alteration and recrystallization of rocks due to changes in temperature and pressure. The formation of slates, schists, gneisses, marble and quartzite is described
The hydrologic cycle by TMW Media( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the water cycle from transpiration through evaporation to condensation, precipitation and run-off
How television ratings work( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how television ratings are determined by using randomly selected households across America. Shows how sampling takes place and how homes are selected to participate
Igneous rocks by Robert Ernst Boyer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Igneous rocks are those which were formed deep in the earth's crust by melting and then recrystallization. This video discusses many specimens of igneous rocks that are not founded in classroom labs and covers such topics as where igneous rocks come from, how they are classified and where they can be found
The physical geography of the United States by Albert L Fisher( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an introduction to the general geology and major physiographic provinces of the United States
 
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Exploring mass communications
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Alternative Names
Jankowski, Laurence J.

Languages
English (134)