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Cambridge Educational (Firm)

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Works: 1,630 works in 3,263 publications in 1 language and 67,785 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, 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 )
31 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes the viewer through the job interview process and answers questions and gives some advise how to avoid common mistakes made by the job seekers
Being gay coming out in the 21st century ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program presents the accounts and stories of gays 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 )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 440 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
Brain and nervous system your information superhighway ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines and explains the brain and nervous system with an emphasis on how they enable us to perform everyday activities. Comparisons to computers and the Internet help the viewer understand the mechanics and functions of the brain and nervous system
Narcotics ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 401 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
Your immune system ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 396 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
Understanding prejudice gripes and common ground ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the nature and dynamics of prejudice and how to cope with its consequences
Skin deep understanding self-injury ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each year nearly two million people hurt their own bodies with knives, scissors, glass, cigarettes, candles, razors, and any destructive item they can get their hands on. In Skin Deep, 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 )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 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
Inhalants ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since chemicals in more than 1,400 products can be sniffed or huffed for their psychoactive and mind-altering effects, it's not surprising that inhalants are the most frequently abused substances in the U.S. This video explores the history of inhalant abuse; the effects of inhalants on the body and the short- and long-term health impacts; and teenage attitudes toward inhalants. The major classes of commonly abused inhalants and treatment and prevention measures are described in the video as well
The history of computers ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 338 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
Alcohol ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 332 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
It's the Law ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The laws of the criminal justice system are framed first and foremost by the United States Constitution, the document that gives and limits our governments powers, limits those powers, and ensures our rights to life, liberty, and property. The criminal justice system has two functions: protect the public safety and maintain the public confidence. In this program, lawyers, prosecutors, and judges explain probable cause, the differences between misdemeanors, felonies, the various degrees of crimes, and the elements of a crime. Investigation procedures in the gathering of evidence and statements are discussed. Legal experts and police officers discuss arrest procedures, and clearly illustrate such concepts as 5th Amendment rights, Miranda warnings, the "stop and frisk" rule, search warrants, and the "knock and announce" rule
Teen suicide ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 311 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
Steroids ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Producer) Examines the use and abuse of anabolic steroids and GHB. Explores the history and biological effects of steroids. Probes the abuse of anabolic steroids, and its many side effects, including impotence, liver tumors, renal failure, and "roid rage."
The scientific method ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the basic steps in scientific methodology; defining the problem and forming a hypothesis, experiments and observations, analyzing data, forming conclusions and communicating results
The ABCs of vitamins ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite both an abundance of food and detailed nutritional labels, we as Americans are still unsure if we're getting the proper amounts of vitamins and minerals in our diets-so unsure that we spend around three billion dollars annually on supplements. But what is it exactly that vitamins and minerals do in the body? And are we already getting enough nutrients from what we eat or should we use supplements? This program offers a balanced overview of vitamins and minerals-what they are, why they are so important, and who really needs to take supplements. Experts discuss what happens when there is a deficiency of one of these nutrients, as well as the dangers of mega-dosing. Lively pop-up graphics support each topic by providing interesting, often surprising facts
Date rape a violation of trust ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the myths and facts of date or acquaintance rape
Digestive system your personal power plant ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines the processes by which the digestive system acts as a power plant for the body by turning food into energy. Topics discussed include the process of energy conversion; the structure and function of the organs of the digestive system; the role of enzymes; and maintaining a healthy digestive system
Human body systems at work ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the cells that make up the human body and their dependence for their well being on complex interactions among the body's systems
 
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