WorldCat Identities

Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,342 works in 2,520 publications in 2 languages and 76,163 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Children's television programs  Science television programs  Educational television programs  History  Educational films  Documentary films 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd
Classifications: QE862.D5, 612
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Spain & Portugal by Rick Steves( Visual )

151 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 7 half-hour shows on Italy's cities, filmed entirely on location
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 3,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the dangerous and destructive forces of nature, from hurricanes to volcanoes, tornadoes to avalanches and earthquakes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
The rape of Europa by Noël-Nicolas Coypel( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how heroic Europeans, Russians, and Americans worked to save the art of Europe during World War II
Raising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Daniel J Kindlon( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
The meth epidemic( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the meth rampage in America: the appalling impact on individuals, families and communities, and the difficult of controlling an essential ingredient in meth - ephedrine and pseudoephedrine - sold legally in over-the-counter cold remedies
Jerusalem : center of the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
The sixties the years that shaped a generation( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
Kingdom of David the saga of the Israelites( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the Israelites and the creation of the world's first monotheistic religion
Dog by Arthur Køpcke( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, and social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about"--Box
Desert by Bill Viola( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in French and English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
Affluenza( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fascinating look at one of the greatest social maladies of our time: overconsumption and materialism. Hosted by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, the program explores both the comical and sobering aspects of our consumerism and its enormous impact on families, communities and the environment. With the help of historians and archival film, Affluenza reveals the forces that have dramatically transformed us from a nation that prizes thriftiness - with strong beliefs in 'plain living and high thinking' - into the ultimate consumer society"--Container
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and French and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer on a journey through our solar system, describing the sun, moon, each of the planets and the asteroid belt. Covers scientific facts, historical thought and mythological associations of each. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Les volcans by Sanjida O'Connell( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion on volcanoes
Rick Steves' Europe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five half-hour shows highlight cities and countryside of Austria and Great Britain, filmed entirely on location. From the Palace of Maria Theresa in Vienna to a slate mine in Wales, Rick Steves guides the viewer through his favorite European cities, villages and off-the-beaten track destinations
 
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Raising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boys
Alternative Names

controlled identityOregon Educational & Public Broadcasting Service

OPB

Oregon Public Broadcasting System

Languages
English (275)

French (6)

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DinosaurArctic & AntarcticNatural disastersRaising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boysHuman machine (Bodyzone)DogDesert