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Hanessian, Lu

Overview
Works: 213 works in 303 publications in 1 language and 2,303 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Educational television programs  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Short films  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Host
Classifications: QR181, 649.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lu Hanessian
Let the baby drive : navigating the road of new motherhood by Lu Hanessian( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines a parenting style that invites mothers to trust their instincts and follow a baby's cues, recounting how the author and her son forged a deeper bond by learning how to understand one another
The immune system by Horst Günter Koch( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program uses stunning imagery to describe the battles our immune system wages inside our bodies, showing how it sets up defenses against viral invasion. It explains how, by means of vaccination, we can use the function of the immune system to prevent disease
Sexually-transmitted diseases( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended as a comprehensive practical guide to the more prevalent sexually transmitted diseases: AIDS, gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, and venereal warts. Provides a detailed and complete description of causes, symptoms, and treatments for these illnesses, as well as current scientific knowledge about how to combat them
Archaeology( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explains some of the new approaches to analyzing tree marks, rocks, sediment, and vegetable debris to date objects. Preservation of artifacts by means of a new nuclear technology is also looked at
Global communication( Visual )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses the information superhighway, telecommunications satellites, and cable distribution systems
Mental illness by Lu Hanessian( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the most common mental illnesses such as phobias, anxiety, nervous breakdowns, and schizophrenia
What consumers consume( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the many social and psychological factors involved in consumer behavior. Segments cover the fashion industry, television, and the automobile industry
Architecture : [the science of design] by Filippo Brunelleschi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Though architecture is surely an art, it is also a science and this program focuses on the scientific component. Skyscrapers have to stand up, not only to gravity but also to wind, precipitation, and sometimes earthquakes. The program also looks at ... the "intelligent home," many of whose features, including lighting or heating the house and even preparing morning coffee, can be fully programmed and executed automatically. Finally, the program tells us about concrete, a construction material that has become the symbol of modern architecture and is undergoing constant improvement"--Container
Color( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the physics and chemistry of color and light including ultrviolet and infared light. Covers the perception of colors and the ways in which color can be used in clothing to make the wearer less visible or more sexually seductive. Explains the relatioship between psychological responses and physical phenomena. Shows how different colors and combinations of colors are used in inks and paints. Explains the significance of color in nature
Biotechnology( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program demonstrates the role of biotechnology in improving varieties of plants, detecting microorganisms, and creating new vaccines
Science and ethics( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the advancement of the scientific and technological age, there is a new level of ethical issues. This video deals with and discusses those issues
The Florida Everglades( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a general overview of the Florida Everglades including ecology, ecosystem, varieties of plant and animal life, and some problems caused by humans
Waste disposal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the recycling of household garbage, the disposal of hospital waste, and the processing of pig waste
The brain by Films for the Humanities (Firm)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program first draws us into the fantastic world of dreams-- a world as interesting to physiologists and physicians as it is to psychoanalysts. Then the nervous system is explained: how nerve impulses are transmitted and how chemical neurotransmitters make our brain work. In addition, two technologies are explained which are designed to delve even deeper into the depths of the brain and to help detect illnesses: nuclear magnetic resonance and electroencephalography"--Container
Nuclear energy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program looks inside a modern nuclear reactor and explores its functions in detail. Discusses nuclear safety
Death( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains scientifically what death is and how death is an essential element in the survival of the species. Also covers the psychological and social dimensions of death, mourning, and the acceptance of death
Principles of ecology( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The principles of ecology establish the relationships that interconnect humans as a biological species with each other and with their environment. This program also conseders the Gaia Hypothesis and the view of the planetary ecosystem as a gigantic living organism, and explores the urban ecosystem, which must provide its population with an adequate environment."
Evolution( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since Charles Darwin formulated his theory of natural selection, our view of the world has changed. Although Darwin's theory itself has "evolved," scientists agree that living species slowly but surely diverged from common ancestors. This program begins with a segment on fossils, one of the most convincing proofs of evolution. Retraces the major steps of evolution as they were uncovered by science. Presents the major theories of evolution
Tracking down the past( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With sequences shot at the most famous archaeological and prehistoric sites of France, this program describes Carbon-14 dating, fossil pollen analysis, and the correlation of annual ring counts on trees
Sculpture( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To give form to memory, an image, or an abstract idea, the sculptor has a choice of many different techniques. This program shows how bronze is cast, and how those who restore or repair old sculpture use technologies more advanced than did the original artists. The program also shows two fascinating new technologies: metals with memory of shape and the reproduction of sculpture by laser."
 
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Let the baby drive : navigating the road of new motherhood
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