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Akuginow, Erna

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Most widely held works by Erna Akuginow
Childhood by Geoffrey Haines-Stiles( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an "insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised. Through the observation of twelve families on five continents, the series looks at childhood from a number of perspectives--personal, scientific, historical and cultural--using a variety of production techniques ..."--Container label
Earth : the operators' manual( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Is the planet due for an oil change? Why are fossil fuels unsustainable? Can renewable energy power the planet? These and many other questions are answered in "Earth: The Operator's Manual." This accurate, understandable and upbeat report on the interconnected stories of humans, fossil fuels, earth's climate history and our future energy options will leave you amazed at the beauty and bounty of the planet, inspired by human ingenuity, and optimistic about the future"--Container
House of tomorrow( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mutual influence and importance of both nature and nurture in the development of children. Witnesses births in Russia, America, and Brazil to show how different societies approach this experience
Louder than words( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an insightful and richly textured examination of the various influences that shape us as individuals and as members of the families and societies in which we are raised
Earth, the operators' manual( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using compelling stories that showcase the many ways in which great nations and smaller communities are finding sustainable solutions that provide for people and protect the Earth, Power the Planet asks an urgent question: Is America making the right decisions for its own energy future? This second program in the Earth: the operators' manual series is an eye-opening look at some of the world's most important energy decisions, and a provocative assessment of what it takes to build a sustainable energy infrastructure. The planet offers lots of choices: what we do with them is up to us."--Container
Earth, the operators' manual( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Instead of waiting for Washington these folks are rolling up their sleeves and meeting the challenges head on. In the process, they're becoming energy efficient, saving a buck, protecting the environment, and securing the future for our kids and our country. This third program in the Earth: The operators' manual series is not about a red or blue America, but about the power of people who want to move beyond political labels, debates and paralysis to build a more productive, prosperous and sustainable future."--Container
Among equals( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the importance of peer relationships as a crucial component of development. The film shows how boys interact with boys at an early age, and how girls interact with girls in distinctive and different ways
In the land of the giants( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life's lessons: Demonstrates the shift toward new abilities and behaviors of five to seven year olds, as children enter into a distinctive stage of development called middle childhood. Includes sequences showing the first day of school in several countries. Shows how such milestones are recognized by different cultures
Among equals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of tomorrow: a look at emotional and physical transformations, characteristic of puberty and adolescence. The biological metamorphosis of youth into men and women is marked in various cultures. Whether adolescence is stressful or manageable depends on how parents and teachers respond to the individual throughout childhood. It matters greatly what we do and say to our children
In the land of the giants( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features three- to five-year-olds learning social and psychological intricacies of family life. The families in this cross-cultural study teach their children how to view and cope with the wider world as they interact with it at day care and school. Shows varying models of behavior and codes of discipline to mold children in their culture's proper social image. Discusses jealousy, punishment, gender task assignments, and the importance of birth order to children
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores middle childhood development, from ages five to seven, as children become more responsible and capable. Their brains and bodies mature and children may begin formal training. Shows the first day of school in several countries and examines what recent research says makes for effective education
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the importance of peer relationships in middle childhood development. Children are seen working out moral dilemmas and social relationships and developing strong self identity. Participation in youth groups and team sports become rehearsals for life
Love's labors( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores brain and body development during the infancy period between six months and three years. Examines improved coordination, increased mobility, the acquisition of language, and an emerging sense of self. Demonstrates that infants are active participants, instead of powerless beings
Life's lessons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program observes the behavior of children of different cultures between the ages of 5-7. The film presents sequences of the first day of school in several countries, observing what recent research says makes for effective education
Childhood( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In-depth documentary to chart the global journey from infancy to adolescence. This seven-hour series offers new scientific data and an international context on the process of growing up. Twelve families on five continents are filmed in their daily lives for over a year
Live from Antarctica : teacher's guide( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worlds of childhood( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great expectations( Visual )

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

Discusses the importance of both nature and nurture, the ongoing interaction of time, place and biology. Highlights include witnessing three births--in Russia, America and Brazil, to show how different societies approach this universal, yet unique experience
The creation of the universe by Timothy Ferris( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using spectacular special effects, animation, computer graphics, and interviews with internationally renowned physicists, this program explores clues to the origin and evolution of the entire universe. Discusses unified theories and concentrates on the big bang theory. Suggests that all creation was ruled by a single principle
 
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