WorldCat Identities

Green, Ricki

Overview
Works: 46 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 416 library holdings
Genres: History  Rules 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: KF8742, 347.7326
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Most widely held works by Ricki Green
This honorable court ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 182 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 Donald, 1935- ; Green, Ricki Sutherland ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 92 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 the Watergate hearings ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary covering the events surrounding the Watergate Affair during the summer of 1973. Includes coverage of the testimonies of Dean, Mitchell, Haldeman, and Ehrlichman. ALso covers some of the major events and results of the hearings such as the discovery of Nixon's taped conversations, the "dirty tricks," and the House committee impeachment procedures
The Watergate hearings ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Draws from nearly 200 hours of live Congressional testimony to give important insight into the Watergate era. Provides a clear outline of specific events of the Watergate scandal and provides a vivid picture of exactly what happened at this crucial time in American history
Antarctica frozen ambitions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 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 12 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 )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using archival footage and interviews, this episode examines the changes in the American youth culture during the years 1964-1968, brought on in part by drug use, the music of their generation, and their desire for independence from authority figures. Includes footage of: a speech of Abbie Hoffman; scenes from the movies A hard day's night; The marijuana menance; Revolution; Gone for a better deal; Sean; scenes from the television programs The love revolution; What's happening, Mr. Silver?; The great American dream machine; and the songs Freak out U.S.A.; Hungry freaks, daddy, by Frank Zappa
Lobbying Congress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Congress is the object of lobbying by an immense number and variety of organized interest groups based in Washington. Program 17: Lobbying Congress and Program 18: Influences and Interests illustrate different types of interest groups and their strateties and tactics
Making sense of the sixties ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using archival footage and interviews, this episode looks at the influence of the societal changes of the 1960s has had on later generations of Americans, up through the 1990s. The program includes footage of speeches of Carl Oglesby, Martin Luther King, Jr., Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon. Also included is the song Side by side by Cat Mother
Making sense of the sixties ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 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
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
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
Congressional elections ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every two years a third of the Senate and all 435 members of the House of Representatives must stand for re-election. How these many elections resemble and differ from each other and in what ways they are undergoing change is the subject of this unit. Understanding the elective process is the purpose of Program 5: Congressional elections and Program 6: "And if elected."
The Great upset of '48 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how the results of the 1948 presidential election surprised journalist and pollsters
America at a crossroads. a news hour special ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 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
[A Separation of powers] ( 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
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
This honorable court ; and, The Supreme Court's holy battles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Supreme Court's holy battles examines the controversy surrounding the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. Reconstructs the period in which the amendment was written and explores more recent cases and controversies involving the religious clause
 
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