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Pacifica Foundation

Overview
Works: 182 works in 210 publications in 2 languages and 905 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Periodicals  History  Sources  Music 
Classifications: PN6072, 791.4
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Most widely held works by Pacifica Foundation
The exacting ear: the story of listener-sponsored radio, and an anthology of programs from KPFA, KPFK, and WBAI by Eleanor R McKinney( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transcripts and discussions of radio programs from the Pacifica Foundation's three radio stations
What shall they read? should underground newspapers, and like material, be banned from the public library?( Recording )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public debate on the topic "should underground newspapers [such as Berkeley barb], and like material, be banned from the public library?"
Dallas in wonderland by Paul V Dallas( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Foundations of U.S. China policy( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual annual( )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On writing and writers by Leon Edel( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edel tells stories of how he got interested in writing psychological biographies, his biography of Henry James, his interview with George Bernard Shaw, how he came to edit the journals of American critic Edmund Wilson, his upcoming work of biographies on the Bloomsbury group, and his lengthy discussion of Virginia Woolf as a writer, creative personality, essayist and individual. Edel also describes the disciplined joy of writing and interpreting the personal and creative lives of writers he holds in high esteem, from Edith Warton and James Joyce to Edmund Wilson and Edna St. Vincent-Millay. cf. publisher's catalog
The hyperkinetic child by Kirkpatrick Dilling( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirkpatrick Dilling, attorney and spokesman for the National Health Federation, delivers a compelling speech against the use of drug therapy to calm so-called hyperkinetic school children
When I say no, I feel guilty by Manuel J Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with Manuel J. Smith. Includes some sample confrontations about what we all can do to avoid playing manipulation games with each other. cf. publisher's catalog
Multinational control by John McHale( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McHale explains the socioeconomic changes wrought by techno-science. With their data banks and technical personnel, he predicts multinationals could own two-thirds of global assets by 2000 A.D. He also shows trans-nationals moving into a position of societal leadership, but warns they are "not completely trustworthy." cf. publisher's catalog
Shelley's leap into the future by Stephen Spender( Recording )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spender expounds on Shelley's concept that poetry should replace society's institutions and creeds, and become the center and circumference of modern knowledge. He shows how Blake, Hopkins, Joyce and Yeats used myth to supplement historic truth, annihilate the past by the present, and construct the scenario of the future. Criticism must judge literature by its proximity to or remoteness from our central experience. cf. publisher's catalog
The myth of the hyperactive child by Peter Schrag( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Peter Schrag discusses his book on hyperactivity, debunks the use of drugs to deal with hyperactivity, attacks the basic assumptions underlying the definition of hyperactivity, charges that teachers are to blame for mislabeling children hyperactive, and says diagnosing children as such is part of a psycho-social mechanism in our society." cf. discussion on container
Scripts people live by Claude Steiner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steiner explains that we are programmed or "scripted" for behavior from childhood and that sexual conditioning mitigates against men being able to give love or women being able to take "strokes" as transactional analysis calls exchange of love or emotional support. Steiner also discusses the effects of women's liberation and transactional analysis' parent-child roles in developing the whole personality. cf. publisher's catalog
Human aggression: nature or nurture? by Ashley Montagu( Recording )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A debate, sponsored by New York's Scientists Committee for Public Information between the anthropologist Ashley Montagu and the plant physiologist Tom Stonier
Profits are our most important product by Barry Commoner( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commoner implicates the auto industry, the soap industry and the trucking industry as being favored by the federal government over the much more efficient railroad industry, and all in the cause of bigger profits. He concludes that there is something wrong when the country has to go through an energy crisis so that the oil companies can decide to do what they could have done all along: produce domestic oil. cf. publisher's catalog
Control the child with drugs!( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the growing controversy over how our institutions diagnose and treat those children they call hyperkinetic, and includes interviews with educators, legislators, doctors and FDA officials
Children with learning disorders conference( Recording )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted researchers examine the reasons for a child's inability to learn the basics of reading, writing, spelling and drawing. Difficulties encountered by these children include "environmental caging," organic or physiological problems with the brain and senses, poor eye span, and inability to recognize simple conventional symbols. cf. publisher's catalog
Social activism sound recording project( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated chronology of events in the United States and abroad related to the Vietnam War and protests against the war, 1960-1975, with emphasis on the anti-war movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. Site features extensive historical audio and video recordings and links to full-text newspaper articles and other online resources
Online audio recordings. Bobby Hutton funeral, April 12, 1968( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On April 6, 1968 Bobby Hutton became the first member of the Black Panther Party to be killed by police. Presented here is a radio report on the funeral followed by a rally in Merritt Park, Oakland in memory and tribute to Hutton
Online audio recordings. Huey Newton funeral, August 22, 1989( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues coverage of the funeral services for Black Panther Party leader Huey P. Newton held at the Allen Temple Baptist Church in Oakland California. Speakers include Johnny Spain, Fr. Earl Neil and Rev. J. Alfred Smith Sr. (eulogy and closing prayer)
Online audio recordings. sounds and songs of the demonstrations( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

News coverage, interviews with participants and songs and music of the Free Speech Movement demonstrations, sit-ins and arrests at the University of California, Berkeley in the 1960s
 
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