WorldCat Identities

Barrett, Sharon

Overview
Works: 47 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 912 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Trials, litigation, etc  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sharon Barrett
The storm within( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neurosurgeon, Dr. Ben Carson of Johns Hopkins Hospital, performs brain surgery on a ten-year-old boy who is afflicted with Rasmussen's encephalitis
Death penalty on trial( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the United States' system of justice the best system in the world? With the advent of DNA testing this supposition has proven not to be true. This is an Investigative Report on the incidence of discrimination in the criminal justice system, especially in the death penalty system
On the trail of a killer virus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the discovery and identification of the deadly hantavirus strain which broke out in New Mexico in May of 1993, focusing on the role of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Rivers of fire( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits Hawaii's Kileaua volcano, which exudes a steady lava flow to the sea endangering homes, burning plant life, and intriguing volcanologists
Super seeds( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Researchers take viewers into their labs to explain biotechnology that is involved in creating improved crops, soil and fertilizer
The new explorers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of Walter McCrone, a scientist who solves mysteries with his microscope and a program on psychological profiling as it applies to serial killers
Profile in terror( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Douglas, head of the FBI behavioral science division, shows how his team uses psychological profiles to catch serial killers
Crisis planet Earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An infrared scanning device is used to take the Earth's temperature
Super seeds ; From beneath the ashes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first part of this video, researchers take viewers into their labs to explain the biotechnology that is involved in creating improved crops, soil and fertilizer. The second part examines the beneficial role played by fire in the natural environment. Documents renewal of the ecosystem following the devastating Yellowstone fires in 1988 and successful attempts to restore midwestern prairies through the use of controlled burning
Spiral of silence( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how geneticists from the University of California at Berkeley are studying the genes of a Costa Rican family to determine why half of a generation became deaf
The Laser's edge( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A doctor performs delicate laser surgery
Mystery of the lines( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago-based astronomer Phyllis Pitluga and German scientist Maria Reiche discuss their conclusions that the Nazca lines of Peru are part of a pre-historic agricultural calendar
The New Explorers : the super seeds( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first part of this video, researchers take viewers into their labs to explain the biotechnology that is involved in creating improved crops, soil and fertilizer. The second part examines the beneficial role played by fire in the natural environment. Documents renewal of the ecosystem following the devastating Yellowstone fires in 1988 and successful attempts to restore midwestern prairies through the use of controlled burning. Executive producer, Bill Kurtis ; senior producer, Sharon Barrett ; music, David Huizenga. [Part 1] producer, Rich Goodman ; editor, Greg Snider. [Part 2] editor, Gary Wright
Don't judge a book--( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I reveals how Dr. Levi Watkins, a cardiologist who performed the world's first heart defibrillator implant, was shaped by the Civil Rights Movement. Part II focuses on Dr. Raphael Lee and his new techniques for scar reconstruction
Mystery through the lens ; Profile in terror( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist Walter McCrone demonstrates how optical microscopes are used to solve scientific mysteries: murder, Shroud of Turin, a lost Manet painting. Includes the program "Profile in terror" with John Douglas exploring the mind of a serial killer
The keepers of the ark( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how three veterinary scientists use modern medical technology to reverse the effects of extinction
Voices in the stones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Linda Schele of the University of Texas takes Bill Kurtis to Copán, Honduras, and back more than 1,000 years into the pre-Columbian culture of the Maya
 
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English (34)