WorldCat Identities

Boston Broadcasters, Inc

Overview
Works: 43 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 85 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Case studies  Fiction  Animated films  Children's films  Short films  Biography 
Classifications: PN1997, 612
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Most widely held works by Boston Broadcasters, Inc
The Body works( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers consider the critical functions of the skin. Highlights hair growth and differences in fingerprints
The Psychic parrot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Psychic Parrot appears on television to announce the end of the world, two stereotypical apartment dwellers experience the events through television's perceptual filter. With the end in sight, the Psychic Parrot broadcasts images of the most important people of the world preparing to make their escape to the moon. Unfortunately as they disembark on their new home, the moon explodes. Derek Lamb's combined live action and animated film takes a satirical look at the effects of television on unsuspecting, non-discriminating viewers
Denise, the tragedy of child abuse( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary that looks into a shocking case of infanticide. Denise Gallison tells her version of her child's death, and recounts the nightmare of her own tragically disoriented life. Interviews with her relatives, foster parents, and social workers augment her account, forming an in-depth picture of the complex social and psychological forces that culminate in child abuse
The Body works--circulation( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson and his three young helpers perform a wide range of experiments to show how the human heart works and to demonstrate its incredible strength
The Body works--respiration( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson and his three young assistants use a variety of experiments to show how the human respiration system works. Dr. Johnson shows how physicians examine the lungs, and he warns viewers about the dangers of smoking
Why do I feel this way? profiles of depression( Visual )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents profiles of three individuals who are suffering from depression. Includes a commentary by Dr. Timothy Johnson of Harvard Medical School, who describes various treatments to alleviate the disorder
Summer solstice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a return visit to the beach where they first met, an elderly couple recall the trials and tribulations of their marriage
On borrowed time( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardiac specialists and other medical experts explain the causes of coronary disease, its warning signs, and methods for treating it, with special emphasis on prevention
The Teaching hospital learning to care( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on Massachusetts General, a teaching hospital
Every ten seconds( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Timothy Johnson tells that a human baby is born every ten seconds and hosts a program about the birth process. Shows a natural childbirth and a Ceasarean section birth, and discusses in-vitro fertilization and teenage pregnancy
Mercury vapor lamps ; Amniocentesis ; Holiday hazards ; DES advisory ; Clinoril( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports on current health information which is designed to help the viewer distinguish between fact and myth
Time bomb( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the long term effects of the hormone D.E.S
Good luck, Mr. Robinson managing stress( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the story of a middle-aged teacher to examine the causes of stress and to explain how to deal with it more effectively
Fonda's last year going home ; Summer Solstice( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fonda's last year (26 min.) chronicles Henry Fonda's return to his hometown, Omaha, Nebraska, as well as to the Omaha Community Playhouse, which got him started in his movie career. Film clips of some of his famous acting are featured here, with special emphasis on "On Golden Pond" which is believed to be Fonda's ideal of life in Omaha, marriage, career, and family. Summer Solstice (55 min.) is a drama about an elderly couple, portrayed by Henry Fonda and Myrna loy, who are revisiting the Cape Cod beach where they first met and fell in love fifty years earlier
The eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Tim and his young helpers explain how the human eye gathers light and sends images to the brain
The Baxters Christmas special( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This episode is about Amy Baxter who learns that her impared hearing is deteriorating and will end in eventual deafness. She is unable to accept this until she meets a deaf student
The body works( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes the structure of the ear, the functions of the parts of the ear, and explains how sound travels and is transmitted to the auditory nerve
The ear( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Illustrates the concept of sound and how it travels. Describes the structure of the ear
Good luck Mr. Robinson managing stress( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Uses the story of a middle-aged teacher to examine the causes of stress and to explain how to deal with it more effectively
Toga party( Visual )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Through the sexual fantasies of two college sophomores, the subject of late adolescent male sexuality is discussed
 
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