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St.-Laurent, François

Overview
Works: 239 works in 391 publications in 2 languages and 1,453 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Children's films  Science television programs  Documentary television programs  Popular works  History  Science films  Documentary films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Thesis advisor
Classifications: PN1997, 612.82
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Publications about François St.-Laurent
Publications by François St.-Laurent
Most widely held works by François St.-Laurent
Sexually-transmitted diseases by Nicholas J Fiumara( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Intended as a comprehensive practical guide to the more prevalent sexually transmitted diseases: AIDS, gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, and venereal warts. Provides a detailed and complete description of causes, symptoms, and treatments for these illnesses, as well as current scientific knowledge about how to combat them
Mental illness by Lu Hanessian( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Describes the most common mental illnesses such as phobias, anxiety, nervous breakdowns, and schizophrenia
The immune system by Horst Günter Koch( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Explains how through vaccination, we have managed to control our immune system. Shows the battles our immune system wages in our bodies and sets up a defence against viral invasion
Physics and physiology of sports ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
This program describes the principles governing several sports
Color by Stephen Quiller( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Examines the physics and chemistry of color and light including ultrviolet and infared light. Covers the perception of colors and the ways in which color can be used in clothing to make the wearer less visible or more sexually seductive. Explains the relatioship between psychological responses and physical phenomena. Shows how different colors and combinations of colors are used in inks and paints. Explains the significance of color in nature
What consumers consume ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Looks at the many social and psychological factors involved in consumer behavior. Segments cover the fashion industry, television, and the automobile industry
Science and ethics ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
With the advancement of the scientific and technological age, there is a new level of ethical issues. This video deals with and discusses those issues
The Florida Everglades ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Provides a general overview of the Florida Everglades including ecology, ecosystem, varieties of plant and animal life, and some problems caused by humans
Tracking down the past ( visu )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
With sequences shot at the most famous archaeological and prehistoric sites of France, this program describes Carbon-14 dating, fossil pollen analysis, and the correlation of annual ring counts on trees
The brain by Horst Günter Koch( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
"This program first draws us into the fantastic world of dreams-- a world as interesting to physiologists and physicians as it is to psychoanalysts. Then the nervous system is explained: how nerve impulses are transmitted and how chemical neurotransmitters make our brain work. In addition, two technologies are explained which are designed to delve even deeper into the depths of the brain and to help detect illnesses: nuclear magnetic resonance and electroencephalography"--Container
Pharmacology by Bertram G Katzung( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Discusses how modern medicine owes much of its success to drugs and explains how these chemical molecules treat and cure illnesses
Sculpture by Auguste Rodin( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
"To give form to memory, an image, or an abstract idea, the sculptor has a choice of many different techniques. This program shows how bronze is cast, and how those who restore or repair old sculpture use technologies more advanced than did the original artists. The program also shows two fascinating new technologies: metals with memory of shape and the reproduction of sculpture by laser"--Container
Fragile ecosystems ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Program looks at three fragile ecosystems, all in danger of destruction from human activity: marshes, soils and the atmosphere
Meteorology by David Cohen( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Introduces the basic principles of meterology, factors that create the various climates of the world and looks at the new technology that makes it possible to predict weather more acurately than ever before, and discusses some of the factors that make weather prediction an inexact science
Exploring virtual reality ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Examines the technology of virtual reality and the use of computers to simulate acoustic sounds, as well as the use of virtual reality to control robots
Geological processes by Edward Ortleb( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Three geologic features found in Arizona are discussed: the Grand Canyon, Sunset Crater and Meteor Crater
Textiles ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and French and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Shows the entire process of making silk. Discusses the creation of synthetic fabrics. Demonstrates one of the most recent techniques of grafting natural and synthetic fibers to create fabrics with many new features
 
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Alternative Names
Saint-Laurent, François
Languages
English (54)
French (1)
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