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Switzer, Beth

Overview
Works: 39 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 209 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Historical films  History  Personal narratives  Biography  Personal narratives‡vNew Zealand  Comedy films  War films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HN59, 306.09046
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Beth Switzer
Florida, the outdoor adventure( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Northwest Region has been called 'The Other Florida.' In north Florida, sparsely populated beaches, vast stretches of salt marsh, expansive woodlands and gently rolling hills are in direct contrast to the flat subtropical character of the southern peninsula."--Container
Florida, the outdoor adventure( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Florida's Central Region is full of natural surprises. From ancient sand dunes of the central ridge to the chain of lakes flowing to the 'river of grass, ' central Florida offers a true outdoor adventure."--Container
Why can't Bobby pay attention? : issues and answers in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A teleconference examining attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in children
Chicago based gangs in our nation's prisons( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the mentality and customs (mainly nonverbal communication) of Chicago-based gangs. The gangs follow one of two major alliances: Folk Nation and People Nation
Effective teaching and learning centers : best practices and emerging models( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching and learning centers mean different things to different colleges. Some focus on faculty training and support, while others help faculty make the transition to online instruction. Some are developing new assessment strategies and others are designing information management systems. The panel discusses teaching and learning centers and how centers across the country are successfully responding to new needs. Topics include best practices from leading institutions, funding models, management and administrative issues and the results of a new survey of teaching and learning center activities
Domestic violence : breaking the cycle( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of women's advocates discuss domestic violence against women. Topics discussed is how to recognize abuse, the causes of domestic violence, why women stay in abusive situations and how hotlines and shelters can help abused women. Includes questions called in during the teleconference
Florida, the outdoor adventure( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the arrival of early European explorers, treasure hunters have been drawn to Florida's West Central Region. Today, modern adventurers are still exploring and discovering the countless natural treasures available in this region. Travel along with Florida Crossroads and discover the wonders of natural habitats preserved in the form of parks and public forests in Florida's West Central Region
Florida, the outdoor adventure( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journey into Central Florida continues with a closer look at the region's unique natural resources
Florida, the outdoor adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effective school restructuring( Visual )

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

National restructuring experts offer local education leaders practical guidance for re-examining local educational systems and implementing changes that will enhance student learning
Coastal geography( Visual )

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

For many different reasons, people love to live on or near the water. Video will show how geologists, marine scientists, and engineers use graphing concepts such as slope, rise, and run to assess the risks and potential costs associated with living near a body of water
Changing face of AIDS( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New medications have made HIV-AIDS a chronic illness for many patients, rather than a death sentence. But while some people with this disease are living longer, relatively healthy lives ... others are more susceptible to infection than ever before. In response, new strategies are being created by churches, senior citizen groups, schools and health officials to confront The Changing Face of AIDS. Join Florida Crossroads as we dispel many surprising, and in some cases, shocking misconceptions and attitudes about the disease
Navigation : the basics by Open University( Visual )

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

Navigation has played a fascinating role in shaping the world's history. New lands have been discovered, countries have prospered, and battles have been won or lost based upon the navigational skills of sailors. In this lesson, your students will use mathematical techniques to navigate and plot courses in the seemingly endless ocean
The price of a pardon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

During a time of extreme racial tension in the South, two white men were murdered. Two black men were sentenced to die for the crime ... and were pardoned twelve years later. This year, lawmakers agreed to compensate the men, Freddie Pitts and Wilbert Lee, for the time they spent in prison by giving each a check for half-a-million dollars. Hear from Pitts and Lee as they tell their story and learn more about this contentious case which has been debated in the courtroom and in the legislature for the past 20 years
Exploring the food pyramid with Professor Popcorn by Beth Switzer( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Every twenty years( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Florida voters went to the polls in the general election in November, they had the opportunity to vote on changes to the basic state document by which they are governed, the Florida Constitution. Many proposed changes were embodied in nine constitutional amendments that appeared on the ballot. Voters decided on changes ranging from the way the legislature is apportioned to the Cabinet system to the way criminals are punished. Hear what Florida citizens said about how their government should be changed. Learn what voters were asked to decide in November, 1998, in "Every Twenty Years, Part 2."
War Stories Our Mothers Never Told Us by Jeremy Clarkson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Florida geared-up for W.W. II, thousands of soldiers and civilian employees descended upon Camp Blanding in Starke, Florida. Eventually, the largest army base in Florida grew to become the fourth largest city in the state. Relive the drama of the W.W. II era, as troops from around the nation gathered in North Florida before being deployed overseas. Visit with veterans who trained and worked at Camp Blanding as they retell their War Stories
The vote seekers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For candidates, the months before election night are exciting and exhausting. They are filled with handshakes and speeches, parties and polls, and, most of all, anxiety as office hopefuls plot out their individual strategy for winning at the ballot box. Producers from Florida Public Radio and Florida Crossroads team up to compare big money politics with small town campaigning and to document the long days and nights of The Vote Seekers
Picking up the pieces by PBS Video( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Floods, tornadoes, fires and hurricanes have ravaged Florida and its people over the years. The victims of these storms must cope with very personal losses of family, friends and homes. Often, the stress of dealing with the storm's aftermath can trigger depression, fear and anger. It can even lead to domestic violence and suicide. Yet, the rebuilding effort has traditionally focused more on a victim's physical, rather then psychological, needs. Visit two communities hit hard by recent disasters to see how the emotional scars are healing
Conch cowboys( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tropical waters off the Florida Keys, lives the conch: an animal that illustrates the delicate balance between humans and the sea. This marine snail has played an integral role in the culture and heritage of the Conch Republic for generations, but now, it is threatened by over-fishing and habitat loss. Discover how Conch Cowboys are using the ancient science of fish farming, known as mariculture, to help preserve this species while revitalizing an industry
 
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English (38)