WorldCat Identities

Klein, Leanne

Overview
Works: 93 works in 141 publications in 1 language and 958 library holdings
Genres: Longitudinal studies 
Roles: Director, Producer, Film editor
Classifications: T58.5, 004.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leanne Klein
The virtual wasteland( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is technology pulling us apart, creating a divided world of the information-rich and the information poor? Jaron Lanier forsees a virtual world in which equality, cruelty, and violence are likely to continue. Social trends forecaster Faith Popcorn offers an alarming vision of those who obsessively "go deeper and deeper into their computer." The program visits Singapore, which is the most advanced technical society in the world, but it is one of the most oppressed societies in the world
Selling the future( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the electronic, technological, and conceptual world growing around us. Will the technology set us free to build a new and better world, or will it isolate individuals behind virtual walls and create ever-increasing pressure as more and more information becomes available and what we know and the tools we use to manipulate that information are constantly becoming obsolete?
Welcome to the jungle( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores how new technologies are poised to transform drastically the way we live and work. The internet, with its free-flow of anonymous contacts and information exchanges, may redefine the concept of friendship. Governments will also have to adapt or face a raft of new problems because information available to cybermanagers will be uncontrollable. Potentially, the fastest and most obvious difference created by the information revolution will come in the work place
Virtual friends( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the new interactive society model in which physical neighborhoods connected by proximity have been displaced by virtual neighborhoods linked by technology
Broken bones and how they mend( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3-D animation and images of the skeleton in action follow the healing process of a broken bone in an 11-year-old girl
An inside look broken bones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 11-year-old Lisa accidentally crashes her bike and breaks an arm, we travel inside her bones and see how these tough honeycombed structures of calcium, phosphate, and flexible collagen withstand pressure and heal themselves when necessaary
The Flu( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks the movements of Holly Jones, a 25-year-old motorcycle courier, as a sneeze-borne flu virus attacks her throat, starting an all-out war that involves her entire body before her immune system can claim victory. Uses 3-D computer animations featuring the transformation of a throat cell into a virus cloning factory, dendritic cells seeking lymphocytes, and T- and B-cells in action, combined with endoscopic and microscopic imaging, to depict the invasion and subsequent destruction of the flu virus
The beast within & crash( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unravel the mysteries of the two most important organs in the human body--the heart and the brain. Travel inside the body and witness a heart attack in progress. Learn why a man's animal instincts take over under the influence of alcohol. Also see what happens to a person's body after a car accident
Cholesterol time bomb( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows each stage of a man's heart attack, from the rupture of a coronary plaque, to dissolving the resulting clot, to ventricular defibrillation, to recovery. Computer animations, including blood flowing through plaque-riddled coronary arteries and oxygen-starved heart cells bursting, reveal the deadly effects of a lifetime of cholesterol buildup
Body story( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how our immune systems turn against us in allergic responses by producing the wrong antibodies. Asks why some people develop allergies and others don't. Shows the effects of an extreme histaminic response to a wasp sting that leads to anaphylactic shock, in which the body swells up, the airways shut down, the heart falters, and, untreated, leads to death
Body story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An intricate system of vessels, arteries, muscles and electrical impulses, the cardiovascular system keeps oxygen-rich blood pumping through our bodies. But what happens when that system is challenged by fatty cholesterol plaque? Journey inside 45-year-old John Palmer's body to experience a heart attack up close!--Container
Dopamine seduction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the function of the limbic system as Greg, successfully staves off danger and hunger--and attempts to follow the dictates of desire, both helped and hindered by alcohol. Computer animations such as the release of hormones into the blood stream and brain cells transmitting nerve impulses demonstrate the mechanisms of the brain
Body story Cholesterol time bomb( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program follows each stage of John's heart attack, from the rupture of a coronary plaque, to dissolving the resulting clot, to ventricular defibrillation, to recovery
Body story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The human body is an amazing machine, able to repair itself under most circumstances. What if those injuries are severe or go undetected by medical professionals? Learn how healing becomes a team effort on the parts of the patient and the doctors."--Container
Body story( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows an 87 year-old man through his final hours as his body degenerates and he quietly expires
Body story Dopamine seduction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program illustrates the function of the limbic system as Greg successfully staves off danger and hunger, and attempts to follow the dictates of desire, both helped and hindered by alcohol
Body story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet 11-year-old Lisa Mason. After she accidentally crashes her bike and breaks an arm, we travel inside her bones and see how these tough honeycombed structures of calcium, phosphate, and flexible collagen withstand pressure and heal themselves when necessary. This is not for funny bones. It's a serious matter!--Container
Child genius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three-part series documents the childhood experiences of several prodigiously intelligent boys and girls, revisiting the group at regular stages and observing their evolving relationships and attitudes. Viewers accompany each child through tests and trials at home, at school, and in many other settings, with emphasis on the often volatile parent-child dynamic
Crash repairs( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television, this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior and all its parts. The human body has an amazing capacity for self maintenance and repair, 3D animation is used to show how bones resist compression forces and protect the joints. Renewal, repair and dealing with catastrophies are closely followed
The takeover( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced for television this series uses cutting edge filming techniques and 3D animation to look at the body's interior and all its parts. When a woman is pregnant, the control of her body is taken over by the embryo. This program shows what actually happens inside the body and how the body reacts to stimuli, such as morning sickness, tiredness and happiness. Follows how the embryo grows and finally signals birth
 
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English (49)