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Alpert, Jon

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Most widely held works about Jon Alpert
 
Most widely held works by Jon Alpert
Addiction : a 14-part series by James Franco( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Alive Day Memories : Home from Iraq( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the physical and emotional cost of war through soldiers' memories of their "alive day," the day they narrowly escaped death in Iraq. Actor James Gandolfini interviews ten soldiers about their memories, their feelings on their future, and more
Wartorn 1861-2010( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with the first documented cases from the Civil War, the film examines occurrences of PTSD through two World Wars and Vietnam, as well as more recent cases involving soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The stories are told through soldiers' revealing letters and journals; photographs and combat footage; first-person interviews with veterans of WWII, the Vietnam War, Operation Desert Storm, and Operation Iraqi Freedom; and interviews with family members of soldiers with PTSD
Baghdad ER( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Bagdad ER is an unflinching look at the Iraq War and the humanity, heroism and sacrifice of the U.S. Military and medical personnel of the 86th Combat Support Hospital in Iraq. Award-winning producer/director Jon Alpert and Matthew O'Neill capture the day-to-day lives of doctors, nurses, medics, chaplains and soldiers in the Army's premier medical facility in Iraq. At times graphic in its depiction of combat-related woulds, Bagdad ER offers the truth about the realities of war
Coca and the congressman : drugs, farming, and socialism in Bolivia( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of leftist leaders in South America has surprised the international community-and has resulted in some equally surprising alliances. This Wide Angle documentary focuses on populist leader Evo Morales, who has taken up the fight of coca farmers against the Bolivian establishment. Traveling to the stunning highlands of Bolivia, the program examines Morales' efforts to expand the amount of coca that can be legally grown and fend off the Bolivian military's drive to eliminate the crop. The program also profiles indigenous politicians working with Morales, a farming family dependent on coca for survival, and a coca-eradication commander on a slash-and-burn mission. In addition, Minister Jorge Castaneda discusses the power shift in Latin America with anchor Mishal Husain
To have and have not by Howard Hawks( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the extremes of poverty and wealth in the new China. Includes segments on the impact of World Trade Organization policies, and the difficulties of modernization
Turkey's Tigers: Integrating Islam and Corporate Culture( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years, Turkey has been run by a stridently secular business and political elite, while its devout Muslim citizens have been pushed to the political and economic fringes. But now, even the most committed Muslims are embracing Western-style capitalism and commerce--and are ascending in Turkish society at the ballot box and in big business"--Container
Geraldo off-line( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 of a series on how the globalized world economy affects ordinary people. Geraldo da Sousa worked his way out of a shanty-town in Brazil into a job in a Ford car factory. Then he was told he no longer had a job because of the financial meltdown in faraway South East Asia. Was that just an excuse or the harsh reality of the new globalized economy? In this film, with the help of investigative journalist Jon Alpert, Geraldo sets out to find out
In Tahrir Square : 18 Days of Egypt's Unfinished Revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot in the center of Egypt's Tahrir Square from the beginning of the battles to the climax of the celebration, 'In Tahrir Square - 18 Days of Egypt's Unfinished Revolution' helps audiences experience first-hand the people-powered revolt that brought down a dictator and changed Egypt forever. -- IMDB
Rock and a hard place( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Boot Camp Program, which allows young inmates to undergo a strict four-month course in order to learn from their past mistakes and make a better future for themselves
Section 60 : Arlington National Cemetery( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the section of Arlington National Cemetery where military personnel killed in Iraq and Afghanistan are eligible for burial. Shows the activities of family and friends of those buried in Section 60 as they remember their loved ones
High on crack street : lost lives in Lowell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows 18 months in the lives of Boo Boo, Dickie, and Brenda, three crack addicts in Lowell, Massachusetts
Lock Up: The Prisoners of Rikers Island( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look inside Rikers Island which is a rather unknown place in New York. Many of the inmates and various people working in the law enforcement field are interviewed."--Www.imdb.com
Addiction. a 14-part series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Addiction. a 14-part series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Addiction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Packed with case studies, this program explores a wide range of addiction issues. Viewers will enter a Dallas ER swamped with drug-related injuries and meet a middle-aged woman who has her heroin-addicted daughter arrested. Other topics include: relapse, brain imaging, opiate addiction, adolescent drug abuse, an alcoholism treatment called topiramate, and the lack of insurance coverage for addiction"--Container
Addiction. a 14-part series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Addiction. a 14-part series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
Addiction( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments
From ground zero to ground zero( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the journey of Masuda Sultan, a young Afghan-American woman who traveled to find family in Afghanistan after the September 11 terror attacks and subsequent military action by the U.S. Arriving in Pakistan, she brings aid from America to Afghan refugees and visits family members who survived to flee their country. To visit Kandahar in Afghanistan, she hires armed guards from a local warlord for protection and guidance. She visits a market, hospital and school in the city, and finds some relatives still living there. At her family's destroyed farm outside the city, she learns that the village was attacked by American soldiers and numerous family members killed. Finally she visits the American base at Kandahar where she tries to find out why innocent people of her family and village were attacked by U.S. soldiers
 
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Jon Alpert Amerikaans journalist

Jon Alpert US-amerikanischer Journalist und Filmemacher

ジョン・アルパート

乔恩·阿尔伯特

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