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Green, Ricki

Overview
Works: 49 works in 68 publications in 1 language and 349 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Social problem films  Documentary television programs  History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ricki Green
This honorable court( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A condensed version of the PBS television series. Included is a comprehensive history of the United States Supreme Court, plus the circumstances and significance of several landmark decisions. The tape also shows how the Supreme Court presently operates, portrays the Chief and Associate Justices and fits the Court within the larger framework of current political institutions and social conditions
The Grapes of Wrath by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susan Shillinglaw of the Center for Steinbeck Studies; authors Studs Terkel and Gerald Haslam; Steinbeck's son Thomas and third wife, Elaine; and others discuss the Dust Bowl era, the Oakies, and the enduring effect of Steinbeck's book. Program includes the music of Woodie Guthrie, photographs by Dorothea Lange, and clips from John Ford's 1940 film of the novel
Summer of judgment( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary covering the events surrounding the Watergate Affair during the summer of 1973. Includes coverage of the testimonies of John Dean, John Mitchell, Bob Haldeman and John Erlichman. Also covers some of the major events and results of the hearings, such as the discovery of Nixon's taped conversations and the House committee impeachment procedures
Antarctica : frozen ambitions( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Antarctic Treaty, signed in 1961, is scheduled for review and possible revision in 1991. How can the original aims of peaceful scientific study and international cooperation be reconciled with world politics and the interests of the 25 nations representing 2/3 of the world's population that have established scientific posts in Antarctica? The program was filmed in Antarctica and in Paris, site of the treaty meetings
Nuclear war : a guide to Armageddon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With stunning immediacy, a thirty-minute British documentary visualizes the effects of a nuclear bomb detonated above St. Paul's Cathedral and follows several British couples as they attempt to carry out civil defense recommendations for survival. In the second half-hour, Richmond Times-Dispatch columnist Charles McDowell, Washington Week In Review panelist and commentator on The Lawmakers, anchors an exploration of the civil defense debate in the United States, addressing the compelling question, "Is survival possible?"
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival footage and interviews, this episode looks at the year 1968. It examines America's involvement in Vietnam, anti-war protests, racial violence in American cities, and the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy. The program includes footage of: speeches by Lyndon Johnson, General William Westmoreland, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert Kennedy; interviews with William Haden and Carl Oglesby; scenes from the television special The Anderson platoon; songs Hello Vietnam, The cities are burning, and The battle hymn of the republic; footage from the war in Vietnam, protest movements, race riots, the assassination and funerals of King and Kennedy, and footage from the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The six-hour series MAKING SENSE OF THE SIXTIES examines the origins of the movements of the '60s -- from civil rights, to student activism, to anti-war organizing, to the counterculture -- and shows how those movements changed our values in the '60s and how those changes have deeply influenced who we are in the '90s"--1991 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The six-hour series MAKING SENSE OF THE SIXTIES examines the origins of the movements of the '60s -- from civil rights, to student activism, to anti-war organizing, to the counterculture -- and shows how those movements changed our values in the '60s and how those changes have deeply influenced who we are in the '90s"--1991 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The six-hour series MAKING SENSE OF THE SIXTIES examines the origins of the movements of the '60s -- from civil rights, to student activism, to anti-war organizing, to the counterculture -- and shows how those movements changed our values in the '60s and how those changes have deeply influenced who we are in the '90s"--1991 Peabody Awards entry form excerpt
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival footage and interviews, this episode examines the 1950s for answers to the social upheavals of the 1960s. The program discusses the effects television, movies, literature, music, communism, the threat of nuclear warfare, race relations, school integration, and racial violence had on the American people, especially young people. The program includes footage of television programs and movies, including: The adventures of Ozzie and Harriet; Rock, rock, rock; and Rock baby, rock it
Congressional elections ; "--and if elected"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explores the role of political parties and the basics of running for office. The second program examines the three 1982 political contests and how they were helped by campaign financing, television advertising, and incumbency
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival footage and interviews, this episode examines the years 1960-1964. This program looks at the Kennedy presidency and how he inspired the nation, especially young people; the disillusionment many felt with the death of Kennedy, the beginning of the Vietnam War, and America's social problems; the civil rights movement and race relations; President Johnson's war on poverty legislation; and the historic Civil Rights Act of 1964. Includes excerpts of several speeches, including JFK's inauguration and his race to the moon speeches; King's I have a dream speech; and several of Lyndon Johnson's speeches. The program includes footage of: civil rights protests; Cuban missile crisis; JFK's assassination; death of civil rights workers in Mississippi; scenes from the 1964 Democratic Convention; and the first campus protests
America at a crossroads( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the diversity of Muslims in America and the Muslim-American experience today
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates American society in the 1950's with its middle-class conservatism and conformity. Focuses on one of the most important seeds of rebellion: institutionalized prejudice that kept American blacks in subservience and poverty, preventing their children from receiving the education that could help them gain equality. It also shows how television brought home this fact to Northern whites. Topics include: Rock n' roll, Beatniks, Beatles
Separation of powers by Bruce E Fein( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 22: Congress and the Court is about the relationship between the two, and particularly about the areas in which court action directly affects Congress
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program illustrates how the federal budget is often the battlefield for disputes between the President and Congress. The second program assesses how well Congess achieves the dual, and often conflicting, objectives of representing the people and making the laws
The Great upset of '48( Visual )

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

Discusses how the results of the 1948 election surprised journalists and pollsters
Making sense of the sixties( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the sixties' youth rebellion and the counterculture, when millions of young people brushed aside every social rule they had learned and substituted tenets of their own. Chronicles the media's role in the development and impact of the youth rebellion and society's response to it
Summer of judgment. transcript, national broadcast over PBS August 1, 1984( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mission of discovery( Visual )

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

Follows preparations for the launch of space shuttle Discovery, America's first manned spacecraft to fly since the Challenger disaster. Offers a glimpse of the private lives, wives and families of the astronauts selected to fly this mission and the frustration of waiting
 
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