WorldCat Identities

Petre, Clare

Overview
Works: 18 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 238 library holdings
Roles: Commentator
Classifications: CR6220.A2, 929.8194
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Most widely held works by Clare Petre
A matter of honour : the report of the Review of Australian Honours and Awards by Review of Australian Honours and Awards ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of order Doing time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 30 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
Special delivery ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features the varied birth experiences of three first-time couples, focusing on the first stage of labour. The couples are interviewed prior to and after birth to see how reality matched their expectations and how the skills acquired helped them cope
Birthing my way by Childbirth Education Association of Australia (N.S.W.) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on 3 couples in the first stage of labour and the coping skills they use, such as heat, showers and different positions, then looks at the births. Features both Labour Ward and Birth Centre
Read it, Mum The right words ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 17 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
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
How much change? The small print ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 15 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
I was in stitches! the caesarean experience by Elizabeth Andrew ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows an epidural caesarean birth clearly and simply without undue graphic surgery scenes. The range of personal experiences is illustrated through retrospective interviews with the couple and with other parents who have also had caesareans. Designed to stimulate discussion among parents to be
If we all die -- no one speak language ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the Hawke government's change of ALP policy on Aboriginal land rights with minister Clyde Holding, and looks at bi-lingual education programmes for aboriginal children, intended to help preserve language and culture
Between the lines ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 11 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
The Hidden killer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the impact of serious injury on the lives of several accident victims. Despite huge government expenditure on prevention programmes, preventable injury is still the third biggest killer of Australians
Order in the court ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teaching aid, in 4 parts, focussing chiefly on status and power of judges, with particular reference to contempt of court, court rules and procedure, and concepts of justice, including natural justice
Memory and imagination community arts - community development ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video is about community artswork in Villawood, NSW. It shows artsworker Daphne Cazalet bringing a multicultural community together through such arts activities as theatre, music, festivals, etc. and in the process demonstrating that community arts can be a vital means for developing and changing society
Equality before the law ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of legal aid - its intent, present operation, benefits and disadvantages, and how it might be improved
Between the lines : Go for it ; Lost stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
The Changing face of legal education a clinical experience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Shows how law students in N.S.W. get their practical experience in "shop-front" legal centres, while still at Law School
Clinical legal experience at the Kingsford Legal Centre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An explanation of the functions of the Centre, for the information of law students
Land rights and aboriginal people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Presents an outline of the Labor government's contribution to Aboriginal land rights between 1971 and 1984, together with assessments of their programmes. The school at Lajamanu demonstrates its teaching in Walbiri and English. Problems associated with bilingual education in the Northern Territory are outlined
 
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