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Riger, Eleanor

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Works: 4 works in 4 publications in 1 language and 4 library holdings
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Publications about Eleanor Riger
Publications by Eleanor Riger
Most widely held works by Eleanor Riger
The Open mind. its impact on American life ( visu )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"The purpose of 'The Open Mind' is to perform a public service by presenting open and free discussion, conducted in a responsible, mature, and non-sensational manner, of some of the major cultural, economic, and political problems that face Americans at mid-twentieth century."--1958 Peabody Digest. According to the soundtrack, this is the first episode in a subseries on 'the impact of television on American life.' Guests are Richard S. Salant and Stockton Helffrich, who work in the television industry, and Reuel Denny, a sociology professor
The open mind ( visu )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"This is based upon the premise that open and free discussion, when conducted in a responsible, mature and non-sensational manner, is basic to the solution of the major social, personal and psychological problems which face Americans today. 'The Open Mind' has exploded the myth that many of these problems are too controversial to be discussed on a mass medium of communication which reaches all of the people."--1957 Peabody Digest. This episode is about rights of privacy and television broadcasting. Guests include critics Gilbert Seldes and Marya Mannes, and news commentator Chet Huntley
All about TV ( visu )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The open mind ( visu )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"This is based upon the premise that open and free discussion, when conducted in a responsible, mature and non-sensational manner, is basic to the solution of the major social, personal and psychological problems which face Americans today. 'The Open Mind' has exploded the myth that many of these problems are too controversial to be discussed on a mass medium of communication which reaches all of the people."--1957 Peabody Digest. This episode is about rectifying racist attitudes. Public service advertising, such as that produced by the Anti-defamation League of B'nai B'rith, is discussed. Guests include Benjamin Epstein, National Director of the Anti-defamation League of B'nai B'rith; Dr. Marie Jahoda, Professor of Psychology at New York University; and market analyst Elmo Roper
 
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