WorldCat Identities

Pethe, Gary

Overview
Works: 19 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 420 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Interactive multimedia  Cross-cultural studies 
Classifications: BL458, 291
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Most widely held works by Gary Pethe
Women serving religion( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program traces women's roles in religious tradition and what it means to be a woman in the three great religions today. It also explores the cultural influences of feminism upon religious traditions and the beliefs regarding the ordination of women
Serving the poor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the number of people living in poverty worldwide continues to grow, the issue of the world's poor occupies an important place in today's religious and social thought. Explores the beliefs of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam regarding the poor, taking a comparative look at the traditional concept of the poor. Explains the theological basis for identifying the poor, as well as the modern means for the world's religions to provide relief
It's time to learn about diabetes a video on diabetes for children( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When children get diabetes, they often have questions such as "How did I get it?" "Will I be able to play sports?" and "What can I do to feel better?" With the help of hosts Mike and Cindy, this video addresses all their concerns in an entertaining and positive way
War and peace( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the issue of war and peace within Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Looks at the differences within as well as between the religions that are in conflict, exploring how those conflicts have resulted in violence, as well as possible solutions
Holy places and pilgrimage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program explores the meaning of holiness, examining how holiness is born of people, places, and events with in each of these three religions. The program also explores the importance of pilgrimages to believers."--Cover
Fatherhood time sharing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the evolution of the traditional nuclear family, specifically the changing roles of father as provider and mother as homemaker. This segment focuses on the nuturing role of the male parent as families adapt to changing times and structures
Religions of the book women serving religion( Visual )

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

In all religions today women are finding a new voice. Jewish, Christian, and Muslim women, because of religious and cultural conditioning, have experienced limited roles in the past. Today their voices of change are being heard. In this program, we'll help you hear some of those messages. We'll explore the historical roots of women's role in religious tradition and what it means to be a woman in the three great religions today
Fatherhood a missing person report( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the status of the father in today's ever-changing nuclear family, emphasizing the importance of the male parent's role in the structure of an often single-parent situation. This segment focuses on the all-too familiar scenario of the absentee father and the effect this fatherlessness has on family members, especially children
The Impact of violence upon our youth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effect that today's "cult of violence" has on children and adolescents. This segment explores the many ways young people are influenced by what they see on television and hear on radio and the difficulty they may have in distinguishing between fantasy and reality
The United Nations peacemakers and peacekeepers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the sudden surge towards democracy throughout the world as a result of the Cold War's demise, focusing on the United Nation's efforts to deal with the concept of "micronationalism" as it attempts to promote and maintain peace in those nations striving to come to grips with new freedoms and responsibilities
Teenage pregnancy adulthood 101( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the rise of teenage pregnancy in America and how this increase of "babies having babies" is changing the adolescent years. This segment explores the new opportunities open to teenage mothers, focusing on programs that help young girls cope with the task of raising themselves and their children
Parental guidance suggested( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the difficult adolescent years, when parent and child seem incapable of relating to each other. This segment explores some of the routes taken by parents in their search for ways to relate to their troubled teens, including counseling and support groups aimed at helping both sides reach agreement and understanding
Holy places and pilgrimage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the meaning of holiness in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, the importance of pilgrimage to each religion, the history of these ideas and contemporary significance
Volunteerism forgotten heroes of our time( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Volunteerism is a simple concept; it is people giving their time and talents to help others. Though the idea is simple, the world in which the volunteer operates is complex and sometimes frustrating. This program explores volunteerism in the United States. You will meet some of the dedicated people who make volunteerism effective and explore the ideas and realities of their work. It will be a close look at the forgotten heroes of our time
The United Nations hope for a new world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Focuses on the United Nation's growing emphasis on international humanitarian relief in times of crisis and how this involvement can result in unforeseen political problems
The United Nations changing times, changing roles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes the peacekeeping and humanitarian roles of the United Nations, roles not originally intended as the goal of the organization, and how the focus of this body changes as the needs of the post-Cold War international community change
It's time to learn about diabetes( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When children get diabetes, they often have questions such as "How did I get it?", "Will I be able to play sports?", and "What can I do to feel better?". With the help of hosts Mike and Cindy, this program addresses all their concerns in an entertaining and positive way. Interactive activities correspond to each chapter of video material
Volunteerism cooperative efforts of concern( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the many cooperative efforts of volunteer groups who provide needed social services. In light of the nation's budget deficits and limited government resources, volunteer social services are helping people regain dignity and self-respect while improving their quality of life
Religions of the book serving the poor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poor--from the shanty towns of South America to the bleak back streets of large U.S. cities--the poor, at times, seem trapped on a treadmill. Who are they? What is their future? What is their status in the eyes of the world's three great religions? As the number of people living in poverty worldwide continues to swell, the issue of the world's poor occupies the frontline of today's religious and social thought. This program explores the beliefs of three great religions; Judaism, Christianity and Islam, regarding the poor. It will take a comparative look at the traditional concept of poverty and what the theological basis is for identifying the poor and providing relief
 
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