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Doogue, Geraldine 1947-

Works: 374 works in 577 publications in 2 languages and 1,694 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Case studies  Biography  Miscellanea  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Drama  Religious films 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Reporter
Classifications: PN1997, 658.40994
Publication Timeline
Publications about Geraldine Doogue
Publications by Geraldine Doogue
Most widely held works by Geraldine Doogue
Juliette of the Herbs by Tish Streeten( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Juliette of the Herbs is a beautifully filmed lyrical portrait of the life and work of Juliette de Bairacli Levy: world renowned herbalist, author, breeder of Afghan hounds, friend of the Gypsies, traveller in search of herbal wisdom and the pioneer of holistic veterinary medicine
My brother, the Islamist ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Robb Leech is a white, middle-class boy from the Dorset seaside town of Weymouth. So is his stepbrother Rich, but a little over a year ago Rich became a radical Islamist who now goes by the name of Salahuddin. He associates with jihadist fundamentalists and believes the UK should be ruled by Sharia law. Robb sets out to reconnect with his extremist stepbrother and find clues to what led Rich to become Salahuddin. Robb attempts to understand why the person he once looked up to as a role model could so strongly reject all that his family and the Western world believe in. As Robb spends time with Salahuddin, he witnesses a contemporary phenomenon : the embrace of radical Islamism by young men, many of them white
In the end : a medical dilemma by Charlotte Roseby( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
"An Australian intensive care doctor explores moral and ethical questions about ongoing life-support for our elderly. Over the past decade hospital intensive care wards in Australia have been filling up with elderly patients in their 80s, and 90s with no realistic chance of recovery. Fuelled by hope and the belief that modern medicine will allow our lives to go on forever, are we failing to manage the passage between life and death? This film examines a modern day medical dilemma of our own making by following Geelong Hospital senior intensive care doctor Charlie Corke who asks some of the most pressing and difficult questions facing modern medicine."--Website
The climb : conversations with Australian women in power by Geraldine Doogue( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Iconic journalist and television presenter Geraldine Doogue turns her attention to an issue central to our times. How are we, as women, represented at the top levels of power in Australia? In candid and personal conversations with fourteen women leading the way in fields as wide-ranging as business, politics, religion, education and the armed forces, Doogue gets to the heart of what it means to be a woman in power in Australia. Inspiring and insightful, The Climb reveals a varied and at times quite unexpected picture of contemporary Australia
Tomorrow's Islam : uniting age-old beliefs and a modern world by Geraldine Doogue( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
"Tomorrow's Islam critically examines one of the essential issues of our times: Can the modern world of the West live harmoniously with the world of Islam"--Back cover
The Great War : 10 contested questions : based on ABC RN's special broadcast ( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
100 years after the Great War, why are we still arguing about how it began, who opposed it, why so many Chinese and Africans joined and how the medical profession rose to the challenge, among other things? As we mark the centenary of the Great War, critical questions remain in contention; how the conflict really began, what roles the generals played in the carnage, what happened the conscientious objectors and how the medical profession rose to the challenge of of so many wounded. This book, based on Radio National's weekend long broadcast, draws on the work of the world's leading thinkers and historians to challenge and extend our understanding of the war that profoundly changed the world. Featuring the views of historian and journalist Paul Ham, Margaret MacMillan from the University of Oxford, Peter Stanley from UNSW, journalist and author, Peter Hitchens and many others, this is a fresh and immensely readable view of the war and its continuing impact through the 20th century to the present day
Tomorrow's Islam ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Muslim intellectuals in New York City, Istanbul, London, Paris and Switzerland envison an Islam that is at home in a modernized world, one that retains the best of Islam while embracing "ijtihad," individual reformist thinking, to adapt Islam to the 21st century
Google baby ( visu )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
This program journeys across three continents to meet the global network of egg donors, embryo brokers, doctors, surrogates and clients involved in the unregulated human reproduction industry. A host of moral and ethical questions are raised as we follow the bold and scary global baby making trail
The Australian AIDS tape ( visu )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Defines AIDS, explains how it is/is not transmitted, how to prevent it, and provides AIDS advice telephone numbers for every Australian State and territory
The Kindness of Strangers : Altruism and Human Nature by Gulf Coast Regional Mental Health and Mental Retardation Center( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Dissecting the phenomenon of altruism--as well as its mirror image, the instinct of self-preservation--is perhaps best accomplished with real-world case studies. This program does so as it documents the aftermath of the 2004 Asian tsunami. Following four independent relief workers in the hardest-hit areas of Sri Lanka, the film captures scene after scene in which the most idealistic and pragmatic of aims are vividly juxtaposed. Meanwhile, experts in evolutionary biology, evolutionary psychology, and behavioral science--including Dr. Richard Dawkins, author of The Selfish Gene--illuminate the genetic, psychological, and socioeconomic concepts behind human cooperation and human survival."--Container
Alone in a Crowded Room ( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"What if you were highly intelligent, but remained trapped within a disorder that made others see you as inarticulate, odd or disabled? This film explores the line between ability and disability by following four Australian adults who are autistic. James, Jeanette, Akash and Wendy tell us about their individual struggles to fit into a world they're not made for. Their stories include moving perspectives from their parents, siblings and children, and sobering revelations about how vulnerable they are. Filmed over three years, this is a gentle, candid and perceptive window into the world of autism"--ABC TVwebsite
The art of acceptance : living well in an imperfect world by Stephanie Dowrick( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
In this series of four in-depth talks recorded between Stephanie Dowrick and Geraldine Doogue for Radio National, we are invited to reflect on the generous art of acceptance. This does not mean ceasing to hope for the best, but it does encourage a kinder and more truthful way of viewing our lives, as well as the wider world of natural beauty and social affairs
Self-love : accepting yourself and loving others by Stephanie Dowrick( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Conversations with Geraldine Doogue as heard on Radio National's Life matters. Includes guided meditations set to J.S Bach
Forgiveness & other acts of love : the humane virtues by Stephanie Dowrick( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
"In this series of six dynamic, inspirationaly discussions with leading broadcaster Geraldine Doogue, Dr Stephanie Dowrick shows how deeply these qualities can support us in times of need - and how they can free us to think about our lives with greater confidence and freedom."--Back cover
Frontline management ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Looks at the role of the frontline manager in Australia today. It examines the skills and competencies required to manage effectively within a range of work environments
The humane virtues by Stephanie Dowrick( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The 'humane virtues' - practices which have immediate social and personal benefit - are the topics of six talks recorded between Stephanie Dowrick and Geraldine Doogue on ABC Radio National's Life Matters. Courage, fidelity, restraint, generosity, tolerance and forgiveness are explored. Returned repeateddly to, the theme that these virtues, far from being deadening or restraining, actually lead to authentic expression and experience of freedom, awareness and love
No place like home ( visu )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A documentary on a social service called Families First, which aims to put troubled families together. An eye opening story of two fraying families with problem children, and the successes and failures of the social workers as they enter the family fray
The universal heart : golden rules for golden relationships by Stephanie Dowrick( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Stephanie Dowrick invites you to discover the power you have to create relationships built on a rich, generous and inclusive idea of love. She unravels the knots that end many intimate relationships prematurely. But she is also attentive to the other key relationships in your life - with family, friends, children, ex-partners, colleagues, and people in your everyday world
A muslim education ( visu )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Rowdy opposition to a proposed new Muslim school in Sydney's south-west has again exposed a deep-seated fear of Islam and what this faith stands for in the modern world. Around Australia there are about 30 Muslim schools and more are planned. What goes on in an Islamic school? Who are the students and teachers? How do their curricula differ from other private and state schools? How much focus is there on religious instruction? Compass explores the stories of two Muslim schools to find out"--ABC website
Cronulla to Kokoda ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"At the height of the riots Ali Ammar, a 16-year-old Muslim-Australian boy, climbed atop an RSL Club and tore the Australian flag down from its pole, throwing it to his mates, who then spat on it before setting it ablaze. Ammar was charged and penalised for his actions, for which he later apologised. RSL State President Don Rowe found his apology to be heartfelt and remorseful. Others didn't quite agree - they wanted more. So, Rowe sponsored Ali to take part in the Kokoda Youth Leadership Challenge as an act of redemption, and to experience first hand the importance of the flag and what it means to be Australian. So, Ali agreed to brave the gruelling ten-day 110km trek through some of the most inaccessible and punishing terrain on earth, in a bid to publicly express his remorse"--Website
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