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Silverstein, Morton

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Most widely held works about Morton Silverstein
 
Most widely held works by Morton Silverstein
Heritage : civilization and the Jews by Abba Solomon Eban( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three millennia of Jewish history is brought to life in a celebration of Jewish humanistic and moral heritage. Follow the Jewish people from the heights of Sinai to the shores of the Dead Sea, from a Greek amphitheater in Delphi to the Forum of ancient Rome, out of the ashes of concentration camps to the rebuilt cities and villages of Israel--Container
Seasons of life by Annenberg/CPB( Visual )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an exploration from both the expert and the personal perspectives of human development beginning with conception and continuing through the many changes of growth and aging. Describes how the biological, social and psychological clocks influence the events of the human life cycle. Includes case studies and commentaries by noted psychologists
The Golden age of Second Avenue by Arthur Cantor( Visual )

8 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on the Yiddish theater in America. Features excerpts from Yiddish films (subtitled in English) includes interviews with those who have participated in the Yiddish theater
Campaign finance : abuses and reforms( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of campaign finance reform--the failed reform of the post-Watergate era, the recent "soft money" scandals, and potential models for reform
Late Adulthood( Visual )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the developmental "clocks" of late adulthood, a stage in which there has been a twenty-five-year increase in life expectancy and in which age alone has become a poor predictor of activity, but in which retirement enters the picture, as does a review of one's life
Seasons of life( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the developmental "clocks" of early adulthood, particularly the social one which urges the acquiring of a job, mate, and family, and the biological one in this fertile period of one's life
Midlife Crisis?: Middle Adulthood( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the developmental "clocks" of middle adulthood, particularly the biological one that signals middle age and the psychological one in which a person is in personal and social command or whose life is taking on new directions
Heritage. civilization and the Jews( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of Jewish history from 1654 to 1990s
The Golden land by Ceredwen( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses modern and archival film footage and photographs to portray the Jewish experience from 1654 to 1932
The Migrants, 1980( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An update of the 1970 NBC special report, Migrants. Chris Wallace, NBC reporter, reports various instances of the exploitation of migrant agricultural workers, such as low wages, poor living conditions, inadequate education, and child labor; primarily, filmed situations are located in Florida
The Invisible industry : a report on the meetings and travel industry( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the economic impact and educational purpose of travel and meetings. Focuses on convention attendees, meeting planners, and hospitality industry employees
Infancy and early childhood by T. Berry Brazelton( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 1, Infancy and early childhood (Birth-Age 5). The impending birth of a new baby causes a Pennsylvania farm family to review the developmental stages of life and death in their three generations. The commentary of scholars places their experience in sociological and psychological perspective as the development of the new baby exemplifies the developmental "clocks" of infancy and early childhood. Other case studies examine the influence of the child's personality on the family
Banks and the poor : a documentary( Visual )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how the banking industry exploits the poor regarding consumer credit, personal loans, and the perpetuation of slum housing. Explains that while the industry often finances slum landlords, restrictive lending policies force the poor to resort to high-interest finance companies. Reveals that banks often purchase installment contracts and force payment even if merchandise is defective or not delivered. Names Congressmen who have bank holdings, or directorships, but have disregarded House Rule 8 by voting on major banking legislation. Participants include Rep. Wright Patman, David Rockefeller, Bess Myerson Grant, and Schuyler Barrack of the Legal Aid Society in Harlem
Early adulthood ; Middle adulthood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 4, Middle adulthood (Ages 40-60). Adults from a variety of social and economic backgrounds discuss their experience of middle age. They attest to disappointments in life and some, to midlife crisis, but all to a continuing desire to make life the best it can be. At this period of life, creating a legacy for the next generation also becomes a predominant interest
Childhood and adolescence( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the problems of teenagers and how they cope with biological and social changes in their own lives
The Crash of 1929( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On October 29, 1929 - Black Monday - large and small investors alike lost corporate and personal fortunes when the stock market crashed. This program examines the reasons behind the crash and whether the crash was predictable
Diary of a student revolution( Visual )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the turmoil on college campuses, focusing on the University of Connecticut and the collision course between the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and college president Homer D. Babbidge Jr. during ten days in December 1968. Uses two camera crews working independently to show simultaneously the philosophies and strategies of both sides. Depicts how the students' attempt at a peaceful protest was met by police who read the riot act and made arrests. Shows president Babbidge conversing with other administrators, and questions whether the use of force was appropriate
[Interview with Robert Drew] by Robert Drew( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Research project on seam performance as it applies to specific woven and knitted fabrics for the Apparel Research Foundation( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Interview with Ernie Leiser] by Ernest Leiser( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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