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Cambridge Educational (Firm)

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Works: 1,524 works in 3,838 publications in 2 languages and 103,474 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Short films  Film adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 028.7
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Most widely held works about Cambridge Educational (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Cambridge Educational (Firm)
Common mistakes people make in interviews( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer through the job interview process and answers questions and gives some advise how to avoid commo mistakes made by the job seekers
Steroids : big muscles, bigger problems( Visual )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the biochemical basics of anabolic steroids and their synthetic relationship to testosterone, their general impact on the human anatomy and how they can be especially devastating in young people whose bodies aren't fully developed. Presents the medical and psychological risks of steroid use, both in the short term and over an extended period
Narcotics by Harold Gluck( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strictly speaking, the term?narcotic? refers to opium, opium derivatives, and their synthetic substitutes. This video delves into the history of narcotics such as heroin, opium, codeine, and morphine; the effects of narcotics on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward narcotics. In addition, the video considers legalization and regulatory issues involving narcotics, as well as physical and psychological addiction to these potent drugs
Inhalants : deadly high( Visual )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video presents a summary of this class of drugs and then details its constituent parts: solvents and aerosols, nitrites, and nitrous oxide. A doctor of pharmacology, an addiction specialist, police officers, a historian, recovering addicts, and others delve into the history and biological effects of these drugs. Together, they share case studies and personal experiences to address the use, abuse, and hazards of inhalants, including brain, liver, and kidney damage, as well as sudden sniffing death syndrome
Being gay : coming out in the 21st century( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents the accounts and stories of people who have recently taken the step of coming out. Interviewees and experts discuss the benefits of this important transition by examining the six stages of coming to terms with one's sexual identity
Information literacy : the perils of online research( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to conduct solid online research by collecting information in an organized, efficient, and ethical way. Provides guidance on a range of research activities, including evaluating the credibility of Web content, documenting online sources, and paraphrasing. Emphasizes the consequences of plagiarism and shaky facts
Alcohol : the Substance, the Addiction, the Solution by Joseph C Martin( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alcohol isn?t a drug.??A cup of coffee will sober me up.??I?m always a safe driver, even after a couple of beers.? These statements are only a few of the myths this video skewers as it explores the history of alcohol, including its use as a medicine; the effects of alcohol on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward alcohol and trends such as binge drinking. The video also examines the prevalence of alcohol in American culture and discusses alcoholism?how to identify it and how to treat it
The Bill of Rights : living document by United States( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief animations introduce key issues in this look back at the Bill of Rights. A host weaves together past and present, while civics experts explore the complexity of the issue of individual rights versus common good. Related topics include hate speech, school newspapers, random drug testing, gun control, and terrorism. Historical segments discuss Colonial Militias, the Intolerable Acts, Freedom of Worship, the Rights of Accused Persons, and the origins of the individual rights concept
Strategies for the interviewer( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program goes beyond the standard interview practices to help the interviewer determine what assets the potential employee possesses that fit the company's needs. Learn about laws that affect the interview process and discover how to "read between the lines" to get past the standard wall of answers given by applicants. The secrets of effective power interviewing are uncovered. Interviewers learn what types of questions to ask to uncover the true work habits of the interviewee and how he or she will react in various work situations. Discover the benefits of using the telephone to conduct screening interviews and identify ways to learn the most about the applicant before the first face-to-face meeting. The program also discusses using features of the Internet for pre-screening purposes and to get a feel for the applicant's knowledge and familiarity with advancing technologies. An important preparation tool for anyone involved in the interview process on the employer's side of the desk
Brain and nervous system : your information superhighway by Insight Media( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the brain and nervous system, using the analogy of computers and the Internet. Topics discussed include electrical impulses and how nerve messages travel; parts of the brain and their functions; how the brain and spinal cord are protected; the senses; and diseases, drugs, and their effects on the brain and nervous system
Your immune system( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program clearly and concisely maps out the complicated human immune system, explaining both how it keeps the body healthy and what happens to the body if it malfunctions--or, even worse, if it shuts down completely."--Container
Skin deep : understanding self-injury( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each year nearly two million people hurt their own bodies with knives, scissors, glass, cigarettes, candles, and any destructive item they can get their hands on. Patients and experts explain why people harm themselves and how they can recover from this secret affliction which affects as many people as anorexia. While the self-inflicted scars may be kept hidden, it's time to expose information about self-injury to reach young people, educators, and counselors who may have to deal with this emerging issue
Body image for boys( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the idealized male physique continues to be hyped in movies, on TV, in magazines, and on billboards, a rapidly growing number of men are becoming obsessed with appearance. Each year alone, they spend billions on gym memberships and home exercise equipment--and women are no longer alone in battling anorexia and body dysmorphic disorder. This topical program explores some of the issues facing young men today as they struggle to define themselves amidst the flood of media-generated images of male physical perfection. Experts including Divya Kakaiya, the visionary founder and clinical director of the Healthy Within treatment center; Leigh Cohn, co-author of the seminal Making Weight: Men's Conflicts with Food, Weight, Shape, and Appearance; and UCLA Healthcare sports medicine physician Gary Green as well as a number of young patients grapple with problems such as steroid abuse, eating disorders, exercise addiction, and phony food supplements
Professional image by Susan Bixler( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret to presenting a professional image goes much deeper than external appearances. This video investigates not only the visible factors of proper attire and hygiene, but the issues of attitude, professional self-esteem, familiarity with technology, and knowledge of business trends as well. The image a person communicates through written correspondence and in after-hours settings is also addressed
The History of computers( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces the course of technological innovations leading up to today's computers, from Charles Babbage and his analytical engine of the 1860's to the latest laptops. All the major concepts, advances, and companies are explored using demonstrations, expert commentary, and historic film footage and interviews. The program shows how ideas such as Boolean logic, the binary system, magnetic/iron core memory, and microprocessors have dramatically increased the capacity of computers while drastically reducing their size, a phenomenon known as Moore's Law. The personal computer or PC boom is easily seen as an inevitable event, with software programmers such as Steve Jobs and Bill Gates emerging as its leaders
Trial by Television by Arthur Sullivan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explores what to expect while serving on a jury, the origins of the jury trial, the jury's crucial role in our judicial system, and introduces students to the courtroom and the process of a trial
CyberEthics( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Most people learn traditional standards of behaviour and respect for others by the time they are teenagers - but many don't realize that those rules are just as valid in cyberspace. This program helps students take the high road on the information superhighway and avoid the temptations of the fast lane, pointing the way toward an ethically sound Internet presence and lifestyle. Guidelines for the use of intellectual property are featured, with emphasis on the consequences of illegal downloading, copyright infringement, and plagiarism. Pornography, gaming sites, chat rooms, and online social networks are also discussed, helping viewers steer clear of antisocial and abusive activities, especially cyber-bullying. Comments from experts, as well as questions from peers who are confused about the fine points of cyber legality, serve to clarify central ethical principles"--Container
Finding a job by Jan Edmonds( Visual )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the many ways a person can find job openings trhough a wide variety of job search methods - online job boards, want ads, state and private employment services, networking, informational interviews, the Yellow Pages, and more
Scientific method by inc Encyclopaedia Britannica Films( Visual )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the basic elements of the scientific method: defining and researching the problem, forming a hypothesis, gathering information through experimentation and observation, analyzing the data, forming a conclusion, and communicating the results. Practical applications of the scientific method, such as testing new medicines and analyzing the performance of sporting goods, are included as well. Correlates to the National Science Education Standards developed by the National Academies of Science and Project 2061 Benchmarks for Science Literacy from the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Teen suicide by H. Mike Miller( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video looks at the reasons troubled teens consider, attempt or commit suicide. Viewers learn: to recognize the warning signs ; the importance of communication ; what to do to prevent suicide ; where to go for help
 
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Being gay : coming out in the 21st century
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