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CLEARVUE/eav (Firm)

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Works: 1,207 works in 1,771 publications in 1 language and 12,675 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Juvenile works  Sources  Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Children's films  Educational films  Biographical television programs 
Classifications: PS1331, 398.2
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Publications about CLEARVUE/eav (Firm)
Publications by CLEARVUE/eav (Firm)
Most widely held works by CLEARVUE/eav (Firm)
History through literature by Rhonda Fabian( visu )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Using literature as a frame of reference, this program illuminates the quest for wealth and world dominance that spurred empire-building among 19th- and 20th-century European governments. Viewers learn about poverty and oppression in the colonies and the rise of slums and intolerable working conditions in the cities of England and other nations. Within this framework, students gain insight into the social reform agendas of such diverse writers as Charles Dickens, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Mark Twain, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and Karl Marx. The program explores Realism, the dominant literary style, and shows the emergence of psychological characterization in the works of Dostoyevsky and George Eliot
The History of music ( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Discusses such forms of music as opera, bel canto, concerto grosso, toccata, prelude and fugue, and oratorio; the violin and harpsichord; and composers Monteverdi, Gabrieli, Lully, Scarlatti, Vivaldi, Handel, and Bach
History through art ( file )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Features dramatic audiovisual presentations, hundreds of full screen color photos, hundreds of multimedia interactive questions and a complete 30,000 entry student encyclopedia. An informative 20-42 minute audiovisual "overture" reviews the highlights of each title. Multimedia interactive questions and explanations, designed by educators, reinforce comprehension of the subject matter
Art & music ( file )
20 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
A multimedia presentation that interrelates visual and musical sequences to illustrate the influence of Christianity on medieval culture. Includes views of stained glass windows from the Notre Dame de Paris and Chartres cathedrals and excerpts from Gregorian chants and other devotional music. Webster's new world dictionary (3rd college ed.) and the American concise encyclopedia are also included
American musical theater the 1970s ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Discusses popular musicals of the 1970s, reflecting on the new focus on topical issues, the importance of the concept musical, the entry of Black productions in the Broadway mainstream, and other significant new trends of the decade
Mark Twain's America ( visu )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Known commonly as the creator of Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain's rich and varied life is eloquently revealed. The story spans Twain's career as prolific writer, Mississippi riverboat pilot, drama critic, publisher, and world traveler, while at the same time mirroring the rise of America from frontier days to world power. Over 1,000 period photos impart a sense of action and vitality as they illustrate Twain's life from his boyhood to his death
The EAV history of music ( visu )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Presents students with an introduction to what music is culturally and gives them an outline of the development of Western music
The tale of Peter Rabbit & the tale of Jeremy Fisher ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Presents Beatrix Potter's tales the disobedient bunny, Peter Rabbit, and of the angler frog, Mr. Jeremy Fisher
History of music ( file )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Follows the evolution of Western classical music from Gregorian chant to the early works of Beethoven, with excerpt from the music of Josquin des Pres, Handel, Bach, Haydn and Mozart. Also includes photos and interactive questions
Twentieth-century artistic revolutions ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Introduces the major movements in art and music. Explores abstraction in art and tonality in music. Looks at art of the early 20th century: Matisse, Picasso, Braque, Kandisky, and Klee. Also discusses the music of Schoenberg, Berg, and Webern. Investigates the Fauve, Cubist, and Expressionist movements
Music and culture ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Offers a look at the Polynesian, African, and North American Indian cultures and examines the role played by music in the lives of members of each group
The white cat ( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Based on an 18th century French fairy tale, this story is a magically romantic tale about a young prince who befriends an enchanted cat-queen. She provides him with the rarities requested by his father, in a series of challenges to win his kingdom. Their affection for each other blossoms into love, and the prince helps break the spell that an evil gnome has cast over the white cat
History through literature ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Using literature to dissect the first half of the 20th century, this program illustrates the ravages of two global wars, the hardship of worldwide economic depression, the nightmare of fascism and the Holocaust, and the rise of communism in Europe and elsewhere. The responses of the world's authors to this epoch of upheaval are surveyed, revealing a wide range of commentary on the savagery of the time. Viewers are ushered through the writings of T. S. Eliot, William Butler Yeats, James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, John Steinbeck, W. E. B. DuBois, Richard Wright, and others. The program also touches on the New Deal, nuclear warfare, and the nonviolent philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi
History through art ( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A view of the Renaissance as seen through the eyes of the great artists of the period
Impressionism in art and music ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Following an introduction by Roya Megnot, the first part outlines the basic principles of impressionism as practiced by Monet and Debussy. The second part extends the discussion to other artists and composers and seeks to relate the achievements of impressionism to developments in modern music and modern art
Jonah and the whale by Rabbit Ears Productions( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Jonah is swallowed by a whale and learns a lesson of forgiveness and obedience
Mythology in literary culture ( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Examines the relationship between the characters of modern literature and film and those of our ancient mythological heritage. Explains recurring archetypal themes and their manifestation in literature by looking at the philosophical, psychological, and historical foundations of myths and their characters
Satchmo by Gary Giddins( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Combination portrait, appraisal and anthology of Louis Armstrong. Includes a variety of performance segments ranging from the 1930s to the 1970s. Also interviews with musicians which explore Satchmo's contributions to American music and the positive images projected worldwide
Medieval art & music ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Explores the changes in art, music and architecture during the Middle Ages in Western Europe
Mose the fireman ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Explores 19th century New York through the adventures of Mose, America's famous fireman. Narrated by Michael Keaton
 
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