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BBC Education & Training

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Works: 2,400 works in 3,543 publications in 1 language and 23,519 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Case studies  Biography  Television plays 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
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Most widely held works by BBC Education & Training
The yellow wallpaper ( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
Touted as one of the first major feminist writers, Charlotte Perkins Gilman spent her life fighting to liberate women from the yoke of domesticity. This is a stunning BBC dramatization of Gilman's autobiographical account of a woman driven to madness by the repressive mores of Victorian culture. While taking a rest cure, a woman becomes obsessed with the labyrinthine pattern in her bedroom's wallpaper
Identity crisis ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Examines the "nature vs. nurture" debate in the shaping of the identity of children. From a larger project following 25 families from the birth of their children, features 4 children at age 5 as they begin to understand the implications of economic class, ethnicity, race, gender, physical appearance, and the presence or absence of both parents
Living with ADHD ( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
This program describes new medical strategies designed specifically for parents struggling to keep ADHD from controlling their households and limiting the prospects and happiness of their children. It also focuses on the challenges of parents who, in addition to their children, are diagnosed with the disorder. While presenting concerns that Ritalin and other drugs have led to overmedication, the video demonstrates that clinical advances are enabling children to learn constructive behavior, build relationships, and lay the foundations of a rewarding life
W. Edward [sic] Deming prophet unheard ( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Includes rare archival footage of W. Edwards Deming profiling his 14-point management philosophy; outlines how American businesses chose to ignore the concept of quality control which Deming introduced to post-World War II Japan, turning it into an international manufacturing giant; shows case studies of Ford Motor Company and Florida Power and Light
Bryan Magee talks to Myles Burnyeat about Plato by Bryan Magee( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
Analyzes the dialogues of Plato. Seeing Plato's ideas initially as extentions of those of his teacher Socrates, Burnyeat explains the development and content of Plato's original doctrines of knowledge as virtue, the immortality and tripartite division of the soul, and the theory of forms (ideas). Plato's political philosophy is discussed within the context of the nation of the ideal state -- a political utopia ruled by philosopher-kings
Arthur Miller ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
"Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Arthur Miller speaks about his life and career"--Container
EBay money for old rope? ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Presents the history of eBay, the site's feedback system, its key to success, and its impact on the collectible and antique business
In black & white ( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Using archival newsreel and feature film footage, this program explores the inception, struggle, suppression, and survival of the Black Cinema from the 1920s through the 1950s. This remarkably detailed documentary is a stinging indictment of racism in the arts and in American culture
Barbie's mid-life crisis mighty Mattel fights back ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Examines the rise, fall and potential rise of the Barbie doll in the face of marketplace competition from the Bratz and Sindy brands. Shows how companies are trying to capture the new KGOY (kids growing older younger) market with their products
A reputation the rape of Artemisia Gentileschi ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
"In 1612, Artemisia accused a fellow artist of rape. Using original transcripts from the rape trial, this program, through Artemisia's and other character's testimony, reconstructs how the male-dominated art community of Michelangelo's Rome falsified her promiscuity and forever destroyed her reputation as a woman and even as an artist."--Container
Bryan Magee talks to Anthony Kenny about medieval philosophy by Bryan Magee( visu )
7 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Examines the ideas of medieval philosophic theologians, particularly St. Thomas Aquinas. Anthony Kenny discusses Aristotelian logic as the basis of Acquinas' thought, and disputes charges that medieval philosophy merely reinforced extant Christian views
Bryan Magee talks to J.P. Stern about Nietzsche by Bryan Magee( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
In this program J.P. Stern discusses Nietzsche concepts as the genesis of existentialism, and as the root philosophies of facist political movements
Bryan Magee talks to Martha Nussbaum about Aristotle by Bryan Magee( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
In this program, a far-reaching philosophical ideas of Plato's star pupil are examined by Martha Nussbaum. Aristotle overcomes Plato's dualism of the intelligence and sensible worlds with his principle of the separate nature of eternal matter and form. The principles of potentiality and actuality are examined along with Aristotle's theory of the four causes - material, formal, efficient and final-which account for changes in all things
Bryan Magee talks to Bernard Williams about Descartes by Bryan Magee( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Bernard Williams examines Descartes's theory of knowledge and his use of skeptical inquiry to affirm reality, including the existence of God
F. Scott Fitzgerald ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
"Writer Jay McInerny [i.e. McInerney], Fitzgerald biographer Scott Donaldson, and others talk about Fitzgerald's life, writing, and marriage to the ill-fated Zelda"--Container
Letter to America how Arabs view the United States ( visu )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
"Syrian born writer Rana Kabbani returns to the Middle East to find out how Muslims have come to view the United States."--BBC webpage
Bertolt Brecht ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"The German poet, playwright, and theatrical reformer who developed the drama as a social and ideological forum is the subject of this program, in which those who knew him discuss his life and many works. Excerpts from plays such as Mother Courage and her children, The life of Galileo, The good woman of Setzuan, and Antigone highlight the development of Brecht's austere form of irregular verse. A later work, A little Orgnum for the theater, is the embodiment of Brecht's idea of true Marxist drama."--Container
Inside Saatchi & Saatchi a spirited case study ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
"Can Saatchi & Saatchi turn Sagatiba cachaça, a sugarcane liquor popular in Brazil, into a globally recognized brand? This program tracks the Sagatiba launch from start to finish -- and in the process reveals the inner workings of an ad agency whose name is synonymous with success. Footage of key agency players brainstorming, running client meetings, producing commercials, and more illustrates how the iconic Jesus statue in Rio became the model for a cool young lookalike who stands in as the living image of the "Pure Spirit of Brazil""--Website
Bryan Magee talks to Sidney Morgenbesser about the American pragmatists by Bryan Magee( visu )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Morgenbesser discusses the nuances of pragmatic philosophy as expressed by three American philosophers
War spin ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
In his report, John Kampfner skeptically analyzes the heroic reports of the ambush, capture, and rescue of Private Jessica Lynch, calling them misrepresentations designed to bolster weak support for the Iraq war effort
 
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