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Alvord, Ken

Overview
Works: 34 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 4 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Children's films  Juvenile works  Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Travelogues (Motion pictures)  Short films 
Classifications: PN1997, 916.8
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Most widely held works by Ken Alvord
Libel and the 1st Amendment : the Westmoreland case( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A panel discussion on the subject of libel focussing specifically on the lawsuit brought against CBS Television by Gen. William Westmoreland. Four high school students question Anthony Lewis, from the New York Times
Capital punishment by Helen Prejean( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A discussion of the legal and moral aspects of capital punishment. Four high school students question Hugo Bedau, professor of philosophy at Tufts University
Surrogate parents by Noel P Keane( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussion of legal and ethical aspects of surrogate parenting and background on alternate methods of conception such as artificial insemination, in-vitro fertilization, and surrogate mothering. Four high school students question an attorney who is experienced in the law relative to surrogate parenting
Ethiopia by Leslie Semaan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four high school students question Djibril Diallo, from the United Nations Development Program, about conditions in Ethiopia and especially about the famine in that country
The Congress : what's happening on the Hill?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses with an expert in the field of public affairs the U.S. Senate, its role and its activities
Immigration : who should enter?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses, with an attorney, the question of immigration into the United States with special reference to political refugees and to illegal immigration
Teenage suicide by Joseph Crisafulli( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discussion on the subject of suicide among high school students. Panel consists of three high school students and a teacher actively involved in a suicide prevention program
The supreme court by Anthony M Kennedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses with Fred Friendly the Supreme Court of the United States, how it works and the effects of its decisions
Civil rights : two decades & the dream( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses the issue of civil rights in the United States with two authorities in the field
Iran : Khomeini & the holy crusade( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses the recent years in Iran with a journalist well acquainted with the year
Taking justice into your own hands : vigilantism( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses with a law professor the question vigilantism--taking the law into one's own hands
South Africa by Sami Sabiti( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses the issue of apartheid in South Africa with two South Africans. The guest in Part I is Bishop Desmond Tutu and in Part II, Abe Hoppenstein, South African Consul General to the U.S
[Superdollar] : [effects of the rising value of the American dollar]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses with an economist the causes and effects of the shifting value of the U.S. dollar in foreign exchange
The Price of persuasion : campaign financing & PACs( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discussion on the question of political action committee (PACs) and their contributions to United State Congressional election campaigns. The panel consists of a representative from Common Cause, from Mobil Oil Corp., and three high school students
Nicaragua : prospects for peace?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel discussion on conditions in Nicaragua and U.S. foreign policy, featuring author James Chace and four high school students
Critical choices : after the Baby Jane Doe case( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses the Baby Jane Doe case with the resident philosopher at the Montefiore Hospital in New York. The program raises such issues as parents' rights to make decisions regarding medical treatment (or non-treatment) for their children and the right of government to intervene
Budget battles & the war on poverty( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discuss with the director of the Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin, poverty in the U.S. Included are such topics as a definition of poverty, effects of federal cutbacks on social programs, and some current proposals for dealing with poverty
In the shadow of Hiroshima( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of high school students discusses with a psychiatrist the question of what the future would be for the survivors of a nuclear war, how to deal with anxieties caused by the threat of nuclear war, and other issues of this post-Hiroshima age
Censorship( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four high school students question author Judy Blume on the subject of censorship with special reference to school libraries. The roles of librarians, principals, and parents are discussed
Free enterprise in space( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Dr. Sally Ride answers questions from a panel of four high school students about proposed space stations and their applications for industry
 
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