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AIMS Media

Overview
Works: 1,990 works in 3,416 publications in 2 languages and 15,446 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Drama  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Short films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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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 151 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
America's political parties the Republican Party, 1960-1992 ( visu )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the Democratic Party's domination of U.S. politics from the presidency of John F. Kennedy to the election of Bill Clinton. Discusses why voters lost confidence in Democratic leadership during the seventies and eighties
Alexander, who used to be rich last Sunday ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
It's a tale of the difficulty of getting, the ease of spending, and the dilemma over spending and saving
Fetal development a nine-month journey ( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 108 libraries worldwide
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
AIDS, everything you should know ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Teaches teenagers to take seriously their responsibilities to avoid exposure to the AIDS virus. Dispels myths and answers basic questions about the disease, emphasizing that abstinence and mutual monogamy are the primary methods of prevention
Maniac Magee ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 105 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 104 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
Discovering the music of Africa by John Biggs Consort( visu )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Describes music and rhythms of Africa, especially Ghana, and how they are used both as music and means of communication. Demonstrates the complex rhythmical music of the bells, rattles and the drums; shows several traditional dances
Dolphins our friends from the sea ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 95 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
Eating disorders : the hunger within by B. Timothy Walsh( visu )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Discusses bulemia, anorexia nervosa and obesity. Explores causative factors and gives some psychological profiles of those with these eating disorders. Suggests possible courses of treatment and lists organizations which provide help
The Lilith summer a film ( visu )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 80 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
The fall of Freddie the leaf ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 77 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 76 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
Marijuana and human physiology ( visu )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 73 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
The Tenth good thing about Barney by AIMS Media( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 68 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. Suggested audience: primary
Ancient Egyptian civilization ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Shows the parallels of the Egyptian civilization thousands of years ago to today. Includes tours of the Temple of Amen-Ra at Karnak, the Valley of the Kings, and the Great Pyramid of Giza
Cocaine and human physiology ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 63 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
The Necklace by Mark David Baer( visu )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 63 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 59 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
Tahtonka ( visu )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
An account of the Plains Indians and their buffalo culture, from the pre-horse period through the time of the mountain men, the hide hunters, and the decimation of the herds. Concludes with the Thost Dance craze and the tragic episode of Wounded Knee
 
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Alternative Names
A.I.M.S
A.I.M.S. Media
AIMS
AIMS Media
Languages
English (119)
Spanish (7)
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