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Heimer, Greg

Overview
Works: 59 works in 79 publications in 1 language and 2,763 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Sources 
Classifications: KF4541.Z9, 353
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Most widely held works by Greg Heimer
Understanding government the executive branch ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 469 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
United States Constitution and Bill of Rights ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 306 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 slvery, prohibition, and the extension of voting rights to all citizens
United States Constitution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 222 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 Bill of Rights and additional amendments to the U.S. Constitution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses 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
Understanding government ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 164 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
Understanding government ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 162 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
The Declaration of Independence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 162 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 )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 160 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
The age of enlightenment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 116 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 101 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
Creating a new nation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 84 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
The Reformation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents issues arising during "The Reformation," which was a period of great religious change and upheaval throughout the western world
The Revolutionary era ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documents our predecessors left us contain a written record of our history and bear witness to who we are and how our democracy evolved. This video looks at the documents that come from the Revolutionary era
The age of discovery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the worldwide exploration that began in the mid-15th century, the motivations for exploration, and pioneers such as Bartolomeu Dias, Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucci, Vasco da Gama and Ferdinand Magellan. Scholars from University of California, Los Angeles, and California Lutheran University share their insights
The colonization of North America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the colonization of North America, from the European situations that encouraged migration to America, to the adventurous explorers and settlers and their quests for riches or religious freedom, to the friendships and conflict between the colonists and Native Americans. The first settlements explores the settlement of St. Augustine, Fla., Ponce de Leon's quest for riches, and the dominance of Spain over France and England in the colonization of Florida. . The Spanish settlements chronicles the exploits of Cortes, De Soto, and Coronado; Spanish incursions into South and Central America, Mexico and the American Southwest. The French settlements discusses the French tradiing networks, their alliances with Native Americans, and their conflicts witih settlers. The English settlements examines the establishment of Roanoke in 1585; the successful settlement of Jamestown, Va.; the roles of Captain John Smith, Pocahontas, and Chief Powhatan; the settlement of Plymouth, Mass. in 1620; Plymouth Rock and the first Thanksgiving
Documents of destiny ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American democracy has a lineage of written records that show the development of the nation, each document building on the one before it. This video looks at documents deterring activities against the government, avoiding war, declaring war and ending war, as well as the document that established the principle of judicial review
Early man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geologists, archaeologists, and paleoanthropologists give evidence of the physical and cultural development of humans
Documents of destiny national expansion (1832-1848) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accounts of several historic documents, mostly treaties, that were instrumental to the physical expansion of United States boundaries between 1832 and 1848
Documents of destiny ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at documents conceived during a critical period of growth
Gateway to opportunity interviewing job applicants with disabilities ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teaches how to feel more comfortable with persons with disabilities in interviewing situations. Explains what the law says about reasonable accommodations, how to get relevant information for making a fair decision, and how to leave a positive impression with an applicant. Covers physical access and space accommodations for the interview
 
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