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Clemens, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 43 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 282 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives 
Roles: Writer of accompanying material, Producer
Classifications: LC149.7, 379.24
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Clemens
The Heart by Jonathan Clemens ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The human heart is a remarkable pump. Averaging 72 beats a minute, it is able to pump 7,000 litres of blood every day of our lives. During this short film medical specialists explain the anatomy and physiology of the heart. The role played by the various chambers and valves of the heart, as well as the electrical system which regulates the contraction of the heart muscle, are simply described, with the aid of animation
Out of order Doing time ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Out of order" we meet Jim, who cannot read, and Grace, who finds reading difficult. Joe helps Jim and Grace using some of his new reading skills. In "Doing time", Robert, who is in prison, and who cannot read or write, is angry that he must depend on other prisoners to help him. His grandmother Grace visits him and tells him she is learning to read and write for the the first time. This spurs him on and he decides to try some classes himself. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who learned to read and write later in life. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
Read it, Mum The right words ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Read it, Mum" is a story about Mary, who has to rely on her son Vince to read everything for her. She decides to do something about it, and asks her friend Lily to help her learn to read and write. "The right words" stresses the importance of reading and writing, when the town council decides to close the local library and the people get together to oppose it, believing that reading is a right. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who relate their experiences before and after learning to read and write later in life, and the changes this has made to their lives. Useful ideas which may help you with your readings and writing are given
Risk factors ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the main risk factors in coronary heart disease: prolonged high blood pressure, smoking, and excessive fat in the diet leading to elevated blood cholesterol levels
How much change? The small print ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "How much change?" Joe has worked out some good ways of managing his money at the bank and when he goes shopping. But when he is overcharged in the hardware store, he assumes it is his mistake. In "The small print" a farmer nearly poisons his crop because he can't read the directions for the chemical spray. He is helped with some useful ideas about reading labels and newspapers. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who relate their experiences and problems, one with numbers and the other with reading. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
Go for it Lost stories ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Go for it", Joe, who cannot read, works part-time at the post office. He would like to be a postie but he needs to read and write to get his driver's licence. In "Lost stories" David, who learned to read and write at the age of twenty, is using these skills to find his Aboriginal family with whom he has lost touch. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who learned to read and write later in life. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
Coronary heart disease ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes interviews with a number of leading cardiologists as well as patients, looking at coronary bypass surgery, and the rehabilitation process
Words will travel communicative English by Jonathan Clemens ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Words will travel is made up of 5 modules of 3 units each. At the core of each unit is a 5 minute episode from the saga of Tree Tops hotel, a video drama in the style of a television serial set in an English country town. The on-going story provides a realistic context for the associated reading, writing, listening, speaking and pronounciation activities detailed in the books and complemented in the sound cassettes
Between the lines Go for it, Lost stories, Out of order, Doing time, Read it mum, The right words, How much change?, The small print ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a series of stories about people who have difficulties with reading and writing. There are four videos with two programs on each. Each program shows some useful ideas which may help with reading and writing
Cardiac pacemakers Heart valve surgery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 discusses the construction and function of the artificial pacemaker, and how it is attached to the body ; Part 2 discusses surgical procedures adopted in heart valve conditions
Between the lines ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of 8 programs about people who have reading and writing difficulties. The characters portrayed are ordinary people in a small Australian town who have problems with basic reading and writing tasks like filling in forms, reading official letters and newspapers. Each story shows examples of the obstacles faced daily by people with low literacy levels and how they cope. The programs are not designed to teach reading and writing but rather to encourage people to seek help and devise ways to cope. Shows useful ideas
Words will travel an integrated communicative English language program for intermediate level learners by Jonathan Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No time to lose principles and practice of heart/lung resuscitation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stresses the importance of applying resuscitation immediately at the scene of accident. Describes the ABC of resuscitation : airway, breathing, circulation
Lifelines [kit] : integrated audio-visual language materials for new migrants to Australia ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drugs and the law by Roger Hudson ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A useful discussion starter, specifically produced to complement community education sessions. Provides an historical overview of drug use, and the evolution of drug laws
Words will travel : communicative English ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back to work ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at how retraining and rehabilitation programs have helped injuried workers returned to full time employment and to minimize the financial costs to their employers
On the road again ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how rehabilitation program can benefit the company and the employee
All hands to the pump ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Considers the advances made in the treatment and management of coronary heart disease. Where drug therapy is no longer effective, we see how coronary bypass graft surgery or balloon angioplasty can offer relief, and patients discuss their improved quality of life after treatment. Dietary factors may offer some protection to those at risk of a heart attack while new drugs can minimise or prevent permanent damage to the heart muscle should one occur. The film concludes with an examination of the future of heart transplantation
The Miraculous pump ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular images of the heart today often reflect an earlier belief in its mystical qualities. We now know that it is really just an astonishingly reliable and efficient pump. In this film, interviews with leading specialists, surgical footage and appropriate animation give the viewer a good understanding of the heart. Hospital patients also give their view of heart malfunction and talk about their treatment
 
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Alternative Names
Clemens, J. (Jonathan)
Languages
English (39)
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