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Rodgers, Ned

Overview
Works: 61 works in 95 publications in 1 language and 5,022 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Educational films  History  Documentary films  Children's films  Nonfiction films  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: KF4541.Z9, 353
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Most widely held works by Ned Rodgers
Understanding government the executive branch( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the three branches : Executive Branch, Legislative Branch, and Judicial Branch. Includes information on how United States government is set up with a checks and balances system. Offers some insights through comments by educators and elected officials
America's explorers and pioneers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program is about American explorers and pioneers who were the pathfinders: those who first explored the valleys, rivers and mountains of America, and those who were the first to make it their home. Men like Christopher Columbus, Sir Francis Drake, Henry Hudson, James Cook, Daniel Boone, Robert Gray, Lewis and Clark, Charles Wilkes, John Fremont, and more. While outlining the exploration of our continent, this also captures the great beauty and abundant natural resources of our great land
United States Constitution( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses American political science experts as well as live action and documentary photography to explain and amplify the United States Constitution
The United States Constitution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most important documents ever created, the constitution is the backbone for the creation of the most successful nation on earth--America
The Declaration of Independence( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This captivating program explores the political forces that existed before 1776 and the socioeconomic realities that made it necessary to declare to the world our independence from Great Britain"--Container
United States Constitution and Bill of Rights( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the Constitution of the United States. Also discusses all the subsequent amendments made to the U.S. Constitution. These amendments include such important national issues as slavery, prohibition, and the extension of voting rights to all citizens
United States Bill of Rights and constitutional amendments( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bill of Rights provides the basic legal protections to ensure individual rights. These rights and all subsequent amendments are presented here in easy-to-understand language with valuable insight from distinguished experts
MacBeth( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key scenes of the play are enacted by classically trained actors, then analyzed and interpreted by internationally renowned Shakespeare scholars. Insightful comments help explain meaning, characters, motives, background action and plot
The Declaration of Independence( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the political forces that existed before 1776 and the socioeconomic realities which made it necessary to declare to the world our independence from Great Britain. It examines the body of knowledge that contributed to the Declaration of Independence, such as the Magna Carta of 1215
Understanding government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the second branch of the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the Senate and the House of Representatives in the United States. Includes a look at the role checks and balances play between the two houses and political parties and offers the insights of educators and elected officials
Understanding government( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the powers of the President from a legal and historical point of view. Shows how past Presidents had differing opinions on executive power. Noted educators and elected officials offer insight on this important facet of American political science
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key scenes of the play are enacted by classically trained actors, then analyzed and interpreted by internationally renowned Shakespeare scholars. Insightful comments help explain meaning, characters, motives, background action and plot
Understanding government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the judicial branch of the federal government with a look at the functions and structure of the federal court system in the United States. Includes a discussion of landmark Supreme Court decisions and the insights of educators and elected officials
The Renaissance( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scholars of the Renaissance from Yale University share their knowledge in this video which takes the viewer on a captivating and beautiful trip back to one of the most glorious historical periods
The age of enlightenment( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Enlightenment", which began in France, spread to other countries in Europe and then to America, shifted thinking from reliance on the Church to self reliance . It fostered a change from blind faith to inquiring minds. It encouraged the investigation of new ideas. It gave fuel to both the French and American Revolutions. The Enlightenment may not have left physical evidence behind, like the pyramids of Egypt or the Coliseum of Rome, but it has left an intellectual heritage which is unquestionable in its importance. It is a period of history intrinsically French in its origins but predominately American in its impact. Scholars of the Enlightenment from Yale University and UCLA share their insights in this video
The scientific revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using scholars from the University of California, Los Angeles, and California Lutheran University, live action and documentary photography, this enlightening video series follows a chronological journey through the Scientific Revolution, examining the contributions of the various pioneers of the period
America's greatest roller coaster thrills in 3-D( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tour fourteen of the most exciting roller coasters in the nation. Includes vital statistics such as speed, length, G-forces, number of inversions and unique one-of-a-kind features for each coaster
The Reformation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents issues arising during "The Reformation," which was a period of great religious change and upheaval throughout the western world
National parks of the West by train( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles a unique journey to explore the natural wonders of the West aboard the elegant American Orient Express. Starting in Denver at the Front Range of the Rockies, the journey heads to Rocky Mountain National Park and on through the mountains to the Golden Spike National Historic Site in Utah. Heading south the train stops near the fantastic shapes and dazzling colors of Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks. Continuing through this incredible countryside, the train travels right to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon and continues to Sunset Crater and the ancient pueblos and cliff dwellings of the Sinagua, Zuni and Anasazi peoples. After crossing the Painted Desert the trip reaches its end in Santa Fe. Along the way a team of naturalists and guides from the American Museum of Natural History provide insight into the plants, wildlife, geology and ancient peoples of these wild and remarkable places
Creating a new nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program focuses on the period of history when our county was first created and starting to grow. The U.S. Constitution has proven to be a "living document" that adapts to the changing times. The Federalist papers presented arguments of ratifying the Constitution. The Bill of Rights contains the first ten amendments to the Constitution, providing protection to citizens. Washington's farewell address gives Washington's parting thoughts and is considered to be one of the most profound statements of American political philosophy
 
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