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The Sixties : the Years that Shaped a Generation

Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], ©2005.
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It was a decade of hope and idealism that transformed America-the 1960s. This program traces milestone events of the turbulent and influential period, examining the political and cultural changes it produced and the powerful impact it had on an entire generation. Viewers will experience the sixties through interviews with many prominent figures of the era, including Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Henry  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
History
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), 2005
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 700415830
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 29, 2009.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 10 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (120 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Details: System requirements: FOD playback platform.; Mode of access: Internet.
Contents: Montage of 60s Images and Sounds (1:27) --
Early 1960s: Moral High (1:32) --
President Lyndon Johnson's Address to the Nation (1:03) --
U.S. Divided by Passage of Tonkin Gulf Resolution (0:47) --
U.S.: "Greatest Purveyor of Violence in the World" (1:19) --
1967: Summer of Love (1:06) --
The Diggers: Free Frame of Reference (1:27) --
Get a Following: Start a Revolution (1:39) --
Anarchy of the Counterculture (0:57) --
Two Movements (0:55) --
Monterey Pop: Jimi Hendrix' Grand Gesture (1:51) --
Radio: The Great Secret Common Ground (0:31) --
African American Transformation: Black Panther Party (2:39) --
Black Panthers: Defenders of the Underclass (0:56) --
Manifestation of Black America's Growing Frustration (0:59) --
Racism: Kerner Commission Report (1:31) --
Johnson Justifies Vietnam (1:28) --
1967: Resisting the Draft (0:57) --
March on the Pentagon (1:45) --
McNamara: The Pentagon Papers (2:52) --
1968: Tet Offensive: McCarthy and Nixon (3:02) --
1968: Walter Cronkite on Vietnam (1:45) --
McCarthy Campaign (1:09) --
1968: A Moment of Pure Euphoria (1:38) --
1968: Martin Luther King Jr. Calls for Peaceful Protest in Memphis Garbage Strike (2:56) --
I've Been to the Mountaintop (1:43) --
Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1:03) --
America Burning: Response to King Assassination (0:50) --
King Funeral Procession (1:46) --
1968: The Year of the Student (1:27) --
1968: Columbia University Protests (1:21) --
1968: Columbia University: Campus Occupation (1:59) --
1968: Columbia University: Campus Retaken by Police (1:01) --
1968: Workers Join with Students in France (1:53) --
May 1968: Paris, France (2:10) --
1968 Presidential Campaign (2:04) --
1968 California Primary: Kennedy and McCarthy (1:38) --
1968: Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy (0:50) --
1968: Robert F. Kennedy: End of an Era of Hope and Possibility (1:22) --
1968: Richard M. Nixon: "My Fellow Americans" (1:28) --
1968: Chicago Riots (4:06) --
1968: Prague Spring (1:59) --
1968: Tlatelolco, Mexico City: Night of Sorrow (1:24) --
1968: Mexico City Olympics: Black Power (1:28) --
1968: Women's Liberation Movement (1:42) --
1968: Women's Liberation Movement: Miss America Pageant (1:35) --
1968: George Wallace (2:16) --
1968: The Selling of the President: Nixon's Victory (4:17) --
1969: San Francisco State Protest (2:31) --
1969: People's Park Demonstrations (2:14) --
1969: Moon Landing and Chappaquiddick (0:59) --
1969: Woodstock (3:59) --
1969: Vietnam Moratorium (2:40) --
1969: Nixon Response to Vietnam Moratorium (0:59) --
1969: Agnew Speech Polarizes Country (1:01) --
November, 1969: March Against Death (1:37) --
April 30, 1970: American Troops Enter Cambodia (1:23) --
Demise of Black Panther Movement (2:05) --
White Radicals: Moral Abyss (1:22) --
Nixon's Secret Bombing Campaign (1:26) --
1971: Vietnam Veterans Protest the War (2:26) --
Pentagon Papers (2:32) --
Watergate: Nixon Resigns (1:17) --
Reflecting on the 1960s (4:13).
Other Titles: Years that Shaped a Generation
Responsibility: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).

Abstract:

It was a decade of hope and idealism that transformed America-the 1960s. This program traces milestone events of the turbulent and influential period, examining the political and cultural changes it produced and the powerful impact it had on an entire generation. Viewers will experience the sixties through interviews with many prominent figures of the era, including Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Henry Kissinger, Robert McNamara, Bobby Seale, and others.

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