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Neary, Lynn

Overview
Works: 93 works in 163 publications in 1 language and 1,868 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Cross-cultural studies  Drama  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Narrator, Author, Reporter
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynn Neary
Childhood by Geoffrey Haines-Stiles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an "insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised. Through the observation of twelve families on five continents, the series looks at childhood from a number of perspectives--personal, scientific, historical and cultural--using a variety of production techniques ..."--Container label
NPR tinsel tales( Recording )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Christmas is a time of traditions, and with this collection of favorite Christmas stories, another holiday tradition is born: Joy, hope, and childhood memories overflow as NPR voices, past and present, tell stories of the season"--Container
House of tomorrow( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
Louder than words by Eric Beach( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mutual influence and importance of both nature and nurture in the development of children. Witnesses births in Russia, America, and Brazil to show how different societies approach this experience
Childhood( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores middle childhood development, from ages five to seven, as children become more responsible and capable. Their brains and bodies mature and children may begin formal training. Shows the first day of school in several countries and examines what recent research says makes for effective education
Childhood( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features three- to five-year-olds learning social and psychological intricacies of family life. The families in this cross-cultural study teach their children how to view and cope with the wider world as they interact with it at day care and school. Shows varying models of behavior and codes of discipline to mold children in their culture's proper social image. Discusses jealousy, punishment, gender task assignments, and the importance of birth order to children
Childhood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores brain and body development during the infancy period between six months and three years. Examines improved coordination, increased mobility, the acquisition of language, and an emerging sense of self. Demonstrates that infants are active participants, instead of powerless beings
Childhood( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the importance of peer relationships as a crucial component of development. Self identity, gender expression, moral character, and problem solving are established by the child's social interactions and group participation in sports and other same age activities
In the land of the giants( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life's lessons: Demonstrates the shift toward new abilities and behaviors of five to seven year olds, as children enter into a distinctive stage of development called middle childhood. Includes sequences showing the first day of school in several countries. Shows how such milestones are recognized by different cultures
Among equals( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among Equals: explores the importance of peer relationships in middle childhood development. Children are seen working out moral dilemmas and social relationships and developing strong self identity. Participation in youth groups and team sports become rehearsals for life
Symbol formation and the acquisition of language( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exploration of children's capacity to learn symbols as a first step to acquiring language"--Catalog
Friendship, gender and morality( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the nature & functions of friendship, focussing on the role of peer relationships & games with rules in the development of morality. Research on gender differences in middle childhood is examined as Guatamalan girls washing clothes, Baka boys helping their fathers fell trees, & girls around the world playing handclapping games are observed
Woman's place by Open University( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an hour-long documentary about how women in different countries are using the law to transform their lives and change their communities. In this film are featured three countries-- South Africa, the United States, and India. All three nations are democracies, with constitutions and mixed societies, but with very different social and cultural norms and contexts
Gender, self and other( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of the family in the development of gender roles, moral emotions, prosocial behaviour & self concept are considered. Observes Children's Day in Japan, and boys & girls paying in a day care centre, and discusses the ways children's behaviour outside family depends on how they have learned to act toward those in it
Learning and achievement( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role that learning plays in the lives of children, the functions of schooling & children's orientation toward mastery & achievement are addressed as events surrounding the child's first day of school in Japan, Russia, Brazil & the U.S. are observed. Variables that enhance learning & promote competence are discussed
Life's lessons( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program observes the behavior of children of different cultures between the ages of 5-7. The film presents sequences of the first day of school in several countries, observing what recent research says makes for effective education
Poverty, child health and child labor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the socioeconomic factors that have historically played a powerful role in children's lives, contrasts decline in infant/child mortality & child labour in industrialised societies. Child labour in Guatemala provides one of several examples of the harsh economic circumstances in which many children still live
Worlds of childhood by Worlds of Childhood( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many manifestations of childhood, infancy, toddlerhood, preschool, school age, adolescence, as well as childhood as experienced in different cultures, historical periods and levels of industrial development
Childhood( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mutual influence and importance of both nature and nurture in the development of children. Witnesses births in Russia, America, and Brazil to show how different societies approach this experience
 
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