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Payne, Roger 1935-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 154 publications in 5 languages and 3,915 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Conference papers and proceedings  Nonfiction films  Educational films  Wildlife films  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Environmental films  Nonfiction television programs  Nature films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Host, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: QL737.C4, 599.5
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Roger Payne
Publications by Roger Payne
Most widely held works by Roger Payne
Among whales by Roger Payne( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,231 libraries worldwide
Provides facts, lore, and insights about whales. Also explores a wide variety of subjects and disciplines about the ocean world
In the company of whales : gentle giants of the watery realm by Bu lang( visu )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
Among the most prominent environmental issues facing humankind this century is the fate of the whale. Whale expert Roger Payne takes an in-depth look at these massive creatures and their fight for survival
Communication and behavior of whales ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Based on a symposium held at the 1980 AAAS National Annual Meeting in San Francisco, January 3-8. Documents some of the core studies that have ushered in changes in focus and methodology for whale studies
Songs of the humpback whale by Roger Payne( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Sounds of whales, recorded principally by Roger S. Payne off the coast of Bermuda
Whales ( visu )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Close-up encounters with the blue whale and follows the humpbacks, right whales, orcas and dolphins
The Right whale ( visu )
9 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Zoologist and conservationist Roger S. Payne and his family lived in Argentina, by the breeeding and calving grounds of the rare southern right whale. Their films of the whales as they feed, snore, mate and play provide an amazing glimpse of a vanishing giant
A life among whales ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
"Weaving together natural history and biography, A Life Among Whales is a fascinating exploration of whale biologist and MacArthur fellowship winner, Dr. Roger Payne. For four decades, Payne has advanced the boundaries of science and activism - beginning with his pioneering work on whale songs in the 1970's, to his study of ocean pollution today. With beautiful and haunting imagery, the film forces us to question our stewardship of Earth and our coexistence of some of its most intriguing creatures"--Container
Planet Earth ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Saving species: Many of the animals featured in the Planet Earth series are endangered so do we face an extinction crisis? Saving Species asks the experts if there really is a problem, looks at the reasons behind the declining numbers of particular animals and questions how we choose which species we want to conserve
The wisdom to survive : climate change, capitalism & community ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"The wisdom to survive accepts the consensus of scientists that climate change has already arrived, and asks, what is keeping us from action? The film explores how unlimited growth and greed are destroying the life support system of the planet, the social fabric of society, and the lives of billions of people. Will we have the wisdom to survive? The film features thought leaders and activists in the realms of science, economics and spirituality discussing how we can evolve and take action in the face of climate disruption. They urge us to open ourselves to the beauty that surrounds us and get to work on ensuring it thrives. Among those featured are Bill McKibben, Joanna Macy, Nikki Cooley, Roger Payne, Richard Heinberg, Amy Seidl, Stephanie Kaza, Gus Speth, Jihan Gearan, and Ben Falk"--Container
Finite oceans ( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Dr. Roger Payne presents a view of oceans as finite bodies of water--a view diametrically opposed to preconceptions about the "limitless" seas into which we discard vast quantities of toxic, industrial wastes (immortal synthetic poisons). Learn how small concentrations of pollutants such as DDT, PCBs and pesticides threaten ecosystems at all levels. While it's early to see the effects of chemicals we produce on the oceans, we can clearly see their effects on the large bodies of fresh water such as the Great Lakes. The effects of chemical pollution of water is shown as a warning about problems that threaten not only wildlife but human lives as well
External features in southern right whales (Eubalaena australis) and their use in identifying individuals by Roger Payne( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Deep voices ; [the second whale record] ( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Lydoptagelser af sang fra pukkelhval, blåhval og grønlandshval
New techniques for measuring whales from the air by Hal Whitehead( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Listening to whales : the culture of two species by Roger Payne( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Dr. Payne compares whales and humans, and explores what humans can learn from these aquatic mammals
Whales alive by Paul Winter( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Recoge composiciones musicales originales mezcladas con sonidos de ballenas "humpback"
Whales : an unforgettable journey ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Close-up encounters with the blue whale and follows the humpbacks, right whales, orcas and dolphins
La vita segreta delle balene by Roger Payne( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Finite oceans ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
By examining the effects of pollution on the Great Lakes, the programs explores how industrial wastes and pollutants, such as PCBs, DDT, and petrochemicals, are threatening the ecosystems of the ocean. Also explores solutions through alternative power sources and aquaculture
Craftsmen of music by Richard Gordon Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Songs of the humpback whale ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Payne, R. 1935-
Payne, R. (Roger)
Payne, R. (Roger), 1935-
Payne, Roger S. 1935-
Payne, Roger S. (Roger Searle)
Payne, Roger S. (Roger Searle), 1935-
Payne, Roger Searle 1935-
Roger Payne American biologist
Roger Payne Amerikaans bioloog
Roger Payne US-amerikanischer Zoologe, Walforscher und Aktivist für die Erhaltung der Wale
ペイン, ロジャー
Languages
English (92)
Japanese (3)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
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