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AIMS Media

Overview
Works: 2,214 works in 3,378 publications in 2 languages and 16,799 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Case studies  Legends  Drama  Folklore  Film adaptations 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PS3572.I6, 372.6
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Publications about AIMS Media
Publications by AIMS Media
Most widely held works by AIMS Media
Alexander and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day by Judith Viorst( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Young viewers will like Alexander, his brothers and his slightly frustrated but sympathetic parents. They'll identify with Alexander - but they'll find some of his problems more comic than tragic. That will help them look at the humor in their own bad days
Alexander, who used to be rich last Sunday ( visu )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Although Alexander and his money are quickly parted, he comes to realize all the things that can be done with a dollar
Maniac Magee ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
After his parents die, Jeffrey Lionel Magee's life becomes legendary, as he accomplishes athletic and other feats which awe his contemporaries
To a safer place ( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Sexually abused by her father from infancy to early adolescence, Shirley Turcotte retraces her family's nightmare, victims of physical or sexual abuse
AIDS, everything you should know ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Designed to teach teenagers about AIDS; how the virus is transmitted, and how to avoid infection. Various myths about AIDS are dispelled. Some concepts and behaviors of self-assertiveness are presented to help teenagers resist pressures to become sexually involved
Dolphins our friends from the sea ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
In the 1st work tour through an oceanarium and learn the biological differences between fish and mammals. Learn how dolphins breathe, give birth to their young, feed and care for them, and how trainers communicate with these social mammals. The 2nd work covers the life cycle and behavior of the frog, including the unusual ways they see, hear, taste, and smell. Also illustrates the complex ecosystem of a pond
The Lilith summer a film ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
A story about an unlikely friendship between a young girl and an old woman which gradually evolves into mutual acceptance and understanding of the many stages of life. Intended for ages 10-14
America's political parties the Republican Party, 1960-1992 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Documents the rise of the conservatives in the Republican party and the massive changes that have taken place in the U.S. as a result. Also discusses how the Republicans have been able to dominate recent presidential politics
The fall of Freddie the leaf ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 84 libraries worldwide
The changing seasons of our lives. The delicate balance between life and death. The tale of a journey through life. This inspiring allegory helps children and adults celebrate the changes of nature and accept the season of death
Violence in the home living in fear by Meir Sharony( visu )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Women and men in treatment describe how their lives were torn apart by domestic violence. Experts involved in counseling of victims and batterers explain that therapy is an essential part of the recovery process. Exposes myths surrounding domestic violence, such as that women provoke violent behavior or that domestic violence is a private, family matter. Also describes the devastating effects of domestic violence on children
The Tenth good thing about Barney ( visu )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Barney, the family cat, dies and a young boy is very sad. His mother suggests he think of ten good things about his pet to recite at the backyard funeral. His father helps him find the tenth thing which helps the boy accept the death of his cat
Marijuana & human physiology ( visu )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Examines the myth that marijuana is just a simple weed that produces a natural high. Describes marijuana's chief psychoactive ingredient and its effect on the human body, including damage to the respiratory, cardiovascular, reproductive, and immune systems
Fetal development a nine-month journey ( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 71 libraries worldwide
This program uses schematic drawings and animation along with a fiber-optic camera to trace the in utero process throughout the nine months of a normal pregnancy, from the initial stages of cell division through birth
The necklace ( visu )
2 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
The loss of a borrowed necklace reduces Mathilde, married to a decent but minor government official, to menial work to replace it
Ethics in law enforcement ( visu )
4 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes several incidents involving unethical behavior on the part of law enforcement personnel. Following each dramatization, viewers are encouraged to stop the program and discuss how they would handle the situation. It motivates individuals to plan carefully, and consider their own values and standards as well as those of their agency
Child abuse it shouldn't hurt to be a kid ( visu )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Actors Ricky Schroder and John Houseman host this explanation of the legal responsibilities of those individuals who are required to report suspected child abuse. Defines abuse, and teaches ways to recognize signs. Explains where and how to report as well as discusses possible civil and criminal penalties for failure to report
Cocaine and human physiology ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Begins with a brief exposé of the magnitude of the cocaine abuse problem and demonstrates how this stimulant affects the body and the mind. Employs real medical pictures and testimonials from recovering addicts to present a unique and realistic portrayal of cocaine's effects on the body
Communication disorders in children early diagnosis ( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Discusses the communication process, how children develop communication skills, what can go wrong and how to recognize problems
The miracle of birth ( visu )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Designed to prepare expectant parents for childbirth. Shows the live birth of three infants, while capturing the joy and beauty of the occasion as it is shared by the young couples
Sioux legends ( visu )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Members of the Sioux tribes in South Dakota act out some of their legends and folklores. Gives an impression of Indian culture and daily life before the arrival of the white man and shows the universality of folklore
 
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English (101)
Spanish (8)
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