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Rifkin, Larry

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Most widely held works by Larry Rifkin
Early childhood : years of promise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the critical importance of young children's healthy development and the urgent need for quality child care in the United States. Centering on individual children as they grow and learn, the documentary shows how one community's education, government and business sectors have taken innovative steps to improve and expand child care
Celia Cruz & friends : a night of salsa by Celia Cruz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International recording star Celia Cruz is the dynamic, reigning queen of Afro-Cuban salsa music
Puerto Rican passages( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the Puerto Rican role in the changing ethnic community of Connecticut. After World War II, a large number of Puerto Ricans migrated to New York, and later many settled in nearby Connecticut. Due in part to the unique status of Puerto Rico as a commonwealth in union with the United States, and the Puerto Rican citizens' tenacious protection of their culture, the Puerto Rican community is often misunderstood
Cancer : increasing your odds for survival( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to provide a comprehensive overview of topics pertinent to surviving cancer
Speaking with your angels : a guide by Barbara Mark( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a one-hour Public Television special that teaches you how to communicate directly with angels through writing. The program features a workshop conducted by Trudy Griswold and Barbara Mark, sisters and co-authors of Angelspeake: How to talk with your angels, recently published by Simon & Schuster -- Container
A Passion for justice( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the instrumental role which Bob Perske has played in protecting the rights of the mentally disabled, including their treatment by the criminal justice system. Mentions the suing and closing of the Mansfield Training School in Mansfield, Connecticut
Breaking the silence : journeys of hope( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kathryn Chaney, Sebra Seeley, and Agnes Maldonado speak about domestic violence and where to get help
The British invasion returns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home front : Connecticut during World War II( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"World War II was undeniably one of the pivotal events of the 20th century. Between 1941-45, 210,000 Connecticut residents served in the military. Another 500,000 including almost 200,000 women, worked in the state's war plants. In cities and towns around Connecticut, workers produced submarines, aircraft engines, fighter planes, side arms, artillary shells, ball bearings, parachutes and even flatware for mess kits - all for the Allied War effort."--Container."
As we tell our stories by Kenneth Simon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of narratives relating to facts and misconceptions about Native Americans in Connecticut. Topics include: the Green Corn Festival, medicine woman Gladys Tantaquidgeon, government recognition of Native American nations, the struggle for self-sufficiency, the dispute within the Pequot Nation, and casino gambling
Connecticut & the sea( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary which examines Connecticut's relationship to the sea from Native American times to the present by means of archival film footage, photographs, music, and interviews. Shows the influence of the sea in Connecticut's history, culture, economic development, and naval history. Describes emerging technologies in research and education, as well as the present environmental and economic state of the Long Island Sound region
Remember when by Whyy Productions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a trip down memory lane as host Mickey Rooney recalls an America of yesteryear via interviews and archival footage : Burma Shave road signs, home delivery, Fuller Brush salesmen, WWII on the home front, drive-in movies, Norman Rockwell's Saturday Evening Post covers, steam trains, 1950's automobiles, drugstore soda fountains and The Howdy Doody Show
The roots of Roe by Andrea Haas Hubbell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of abortion, birth control, and related topics, with special reference to Connecticut. Covers medical, political, religious and legal aspects. (Mentions Margaret Sanger, P.T. Barnum, Catherine Houghton Hepburn, Gloria Steinem, Marilyn Seichter, Catherine Roraback, and Regina Smith, among others)
Numb : children of alcoholics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional dramatization about a family with an alcoholic father. The dramatization is based in part on interviews with adult children of alcoholics
Basic cartooning fun( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoonist Bruce Blitz teaches the basics of drawing cartoons, step by step. Includes new material and segments from the popular public television series, Blitz on cartooning. With guest Kevin Carbonneau
Three faiths, one God : Judaism, Christianity, Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares similarities and differences in religious beliefs and practices that Islam has with Christianity and Judaism
Green( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since the 1600s, town greens have been a central part of the New England landscape, helping to create a sense of community for generations of Connecticut residents. The Green ... demonstrates how Connecticut greens have changed radically from colonial times until today."--CPTV web site
Long Island Sound : worth fighting for( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developed as a useful tool to help educate about Long Island Sound, its history, science, uses and the need to ensure its health and preservation
Celia Cruz & friends : a night of salsa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connecticut for all seasons( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A CPTV original which travels to every corner of the state, highlighting some of the most famous sites and events and featuring landscapes in all four seasons
 
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