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Chadwick, Alex 1947-

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Most widely held works by Alex Chadwick
Rachel Carson's Silent spring( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witness the life of passionate biologist and environmentalist, Rachel Carson, and how she exposed the effects of the unregulated use of pesticides and herbicides by the federal government, and sparked a revolution in environmental policy
Childhood by Geoffrey Haines-Stiles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 344 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
Ambassador : inside the embassy( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel with unprecedented access to American embassies around the world in a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the intriguing, glamorous, sometimes dangerous lives of U.S. diplomats
Becoming green : growing environmental awareness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Car of the future (disc 1): NPR's Car talk co-hosts Tom Magliozzi and brother Ray examine America's four-wheeled future, exploring everything from a Detroit auto show to the homebuilders of Boston's AltWheels Festival, from a hydrogen-powered bus fleed in Iceland to a green think tank in Colorado
The Three-year Swim Club : the untold story of Maui's Sugar Ditch kids and their quest for Olympic glory by Julie Checkoway( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children mostly of Japanese ancestry and, in three short years, transformed them into Olympic champions
House of tomorrow( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 119 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 116 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 106 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
Look away by Harold Coyle( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two close brothers, the sons of a prosperous New Jersey businessman, are divided by their rivalry over a woman and her shocking violent death. James is sent to VMI to make something of himself while Kevin attends college in the north. Now they face each other again on opposite sides of the Civil War
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 72 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
Antarctic wildlife adventure by National Geographic Society (U.S.)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and Swedish and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Husband and wife naturalist team and their three sons, aboard the 50-foot schooner, Damien II, explore the remove and starkly beautiful continent, Antarctica
In the land of the giants( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the giants: 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 )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 64 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 )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 62 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 )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 61 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
Among equals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of tomorrow: a look at emotional and physical transformations, characteristic of puberty and adolescence. The biological metamorphosis of youth into men and women is marked in various cultures. Whether adolescence is stressful or manageable depends on how parents and teachers respond to the individual throughout childhood. It matters greatly what we do and say to our children
Symbol formation and the acquisition of language( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores children's capacity to learn symbols as a first step to acquiring lannguage. Through observations of a deaf family who converse in American sign language, & visits to a family with a child learning to speak, we are shown how language facilitates self-awareness & builds a child's understanding of the world
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores how parents' expectations and actions come to shape a child's character and behavior. Shows how the roots of future personality are present from birth, and how shyness and sociability have a distinct biological component
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 22 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 2004 in English and held by 22 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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