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Simmons, Gary

Overview
Works: 96 works in 169 publications in 4 languages and 2,329 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Educational films  Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films  History  Exhibition catalogs  Short films  Filmed interviews  Film catalogs 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Illustrator, Conductor
Classifications: PN1997, E
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The technical pen by Gary Simmons( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding a way( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of the institutionalization of people with disabilities. Through interviews, a wide range of disabilities are explored, and the progress toward total cultural equality is charted
Art city : making it in Manhattan by Chris Maybach( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents contemporary New York artists, collectors, dealers and critics at their work, discussing such topics as inspiration, aesthetics, success and lifestyle
Since feeling is first by James Mecklenburger( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art city( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In vol. 1 artists, collectors, and dealers bring to life the art capital of the world, New York, as it plunges into the 21st Century. The film discusses inspiration, aesthetics, & the meaning of success. Vol. 2 travels from Taos and Santa Fe, to Brooklyn, Manhattan, Woodstock, Las Vegas and Los Angeles, to takes viewers on a revealing trip into the studios and lives of a group of singular artists. In vol. 3 many artists use the pain, exhilaration and resolution of private desires to express themselves. This film focuses on intense personalities who've used their art to explore the emotional impact of psychological truths
The Truth about alcohol( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through interviews and dramatic footage, this program examines the use and abuse of alcohol and the dire consequences that may ensue
If I'm elected : modern campaign techniques( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer through several West Virginia campaigns to look at and analyze why politicians seeking office seem compelled to use negative campaign tactics. These campaigns are used only as examples of representative elections across the United States
The Price of power : money in politics( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at wealth and its influence on our first amendment rights. Analyzes the role of money in campaigns, including local, state and national races
Making It on Your First Job( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're hired! To a job seeker, no two words sound more beautiful. But after you're hired, what steps should you take to assure that your venture into the working world will be a success? This fast-paced, comprehensive program utilizes a dialogue format highlighted with testimonials from entry-level workers and their supervisors to emphasize the need for developing adaptive skills and positive attitudes. Students are shown that school and work environments contain many similarities such as authority figures and specific rules and regulations. Major differences such as having others depend on your performance are also discussed. Work habits including punctuality, attendance, initiative, and personal relations with co-workers, supervisors, and the public are shown to be vital ingredients for job success. The last segment deals with the importance of adjusting to particular work situations encountered and how those adjustments are directly related to job performance. With the job market so competitive, students need all the help they can get in establishing themselves as valuable assets in the workplace
The I of the storm : embracing conflict, creating peace by Gary Simmons( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Simmons goes beyond conflict management, beyond conflict resolution, to conflict transformation. You will learn to transform fear into fearlessness ... resistance into nonresistance. This book is ideal for anyone struggling with relationship discord or personal challenges and, in general, for everyone who feels uncomfortable with conflict
The Truth about tobacco( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts interviews with people stricken with smoking-related illnesses with interviews with teenagers demonstrating attitudes of self-deception. Graphically depicts the immediate consequences of smoking, such as bad breath, stained teeth, and odors that linger in clothing and hair, as well as more serious consequences, such as terminal illness. Looks at the ways in which tobacco use is economically and politically entrenched in our society and why it is so difficult to stop
Lantana : a rippling good yarn by Gary Simmons( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lantana is now studied by Year 12 English students. While the film deals with adult lives in crisis that may seem removed from the experience of high school students, Lantana blends family melodrama with a murder mystery. This text invites speculation as to whodunnit and explores the film's moral complexities. For VCE English students
The Heinemann English project film as text : Rabbit-proof fence by Gary Simmons( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of activities and ideas designed to generate an increased appreciation of the film
Alcohol film bibliography : a sourcebook of titles and reviews by Gary Simmons( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look both ways : daylight reverie by Gary Simmons( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look Both Ways is one of the most engaging and successful of recent Australian films. Author Gary Simmons shows how its strength lies in the way the film seamlessly fuses its aesthetic and its ideas. The central characters of this award-winning film are revealed to be adrift in a world that has lost its shape and colour
Making a life : [opportunity, not disability]( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video, social workers, special education teachers, employers, and those challenged by ailment or accident discuss society's preconceptions and how, when given the chance, people with disabilities rise to the challenges of life
If I'm elected-- : modern campaign technique( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer through several West Virginia campaigns to look at and analyze how politicians seeking office persuade voters to choose them. Examines how political consultants influence candidates, how campaigns control news-media coverage, the role money plays in backing a candidate, and how negative campaigning has affected the election process
Wandzeichnungen = wall drawings : Simon Patterson, Maria Eichhorn, Gary simmons by Bernhard Fibicher( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom of speech : augmentative communication success stories by Eddie Griffin( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For people with speech disabilities, augmentative communication can make possible what most take for granted. This documentary examines the impact augmentative communication has on the quality of life of two individuals - a successful adult and a seven-year-old boy
Gattaca : is the sky the limit? by Gary Simmons( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The technical pen
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The I of the storm : embracing conflict, creating peaceLantana : a rippling good yarnThe Heinemann English project film as text : Rabbit-proof fenceLook both ways : daylight reverieGattaca : is the sky the limit?Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityNew art
Alternative Names
Gary Simmons

Gary Simmons Amerikaans kunstschilder

Gary Simmons artista estadounidense

Gary Simmons artiste américain

Гари Симмонс

گری سیمونز نقاش آمریکایی

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