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Sanctuary: A Documentary
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directed by Colton Shone, fl. 2015; produced by Jonathan Dineyazhe, fl. 2015 and Colton Shone, fl. 2015, Parallel Lines (Parallel Lines, 2015), 1 hour 2 mins
An undocumented immigrant living in the United States for the last decade is under deportation proceedings from the federal government. A Tucson-area church, Southside Presbyterian, that has history with providing sanctuary for illegal immigrants opens their doors for the man and his family. The family says they w...
directed by Colton Shone, fl. 2015; produced by Jonathan Dineyazhe, fl. 2015 and Colton Shone, fl. 2015, Parallel Lines (Parallel Lines, 2015), 1 hour 2 mins
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See You in Court: A Social Worker's Guide to Presenting Evidence in Care Proceedings
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written by Lynn Davis, 1962- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
Now fully revised and updated, See You in Court is an accessible guide for social workers on being a witness in care proceedings. This book de-mystifies the court system explaining court structures and procedures, roles and responsibilities and basic rules of evidence. It considers how to present effective written...
written by Lynn Davis, 1962- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
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I See Your (Dis)Ability: Inclusion in the Classroom
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produced by Sue Polan, fl. 1986, Arc Mesa County and Listen 2 Kids (Grand Junction, CO: Listen 2 Kids, 2014), 22 mins
Listen 2 the Kids as they talk about the inclusion of their friends with special needs in the classroom, on the playground and in the lunchroom. This brief study fo the inclusion process in an exemplary elementary school accents the joys and challenges of everyday life. The culture of acceptance is evident through...
produced by Sue Polan, fl. 1986, Arc Mesa County and Listen 2 Kids (Grand Junction, CO: Listen 2 Kids, 2014), 22 mins
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Shadows of Ignorance
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produced by Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2010), 22 mins
Combining personal stories with historical and contemporary struggles for gay rights, this powerful documentary gives voice to the painful discrimination and in some cases, acceptance, that LGBT youth experience with their friends and famliy on a dialy basis.
produced by Educational Video Center (New York, NY: Educational Video Center, 2010), 22 mins
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The Shelter
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directed by Fernand Melgar, 1961-; produced by Fernand Melgar, 1961- (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2014), 1 hour 43 mins
A winter spent in the heart of an emergency shelter for homeless people in Lausanne. At the entrance to this hidden bunker, each night the same dramatic ritual unfolds, leading to occasionally violent confrontations. The watchmen have the difficult task of "sorting the poor": women and children first, men later...
directed by Fernand Melgar, 1961-; produced by Fernand Melgar, 1961- (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2014), 1 hour 43 mins
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Siblings of Autism: The Challenge and the Hope
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produced by Sue Polan, fl. 1986, Listen 2 Kids (Grand Junction, CO: Listen 2 Kids, 2013), 31 mins
Siblings of kids who have autism have unique perspectives on Autistic Spectrum Disorder. In this 30 minute production these wise siblings ages 4-18 tell us about their frustration, their pain, their growth to acceptance and their exceptional loyalty to their siblings. Interspersed are brief interview with some of...
produced by Sue Polan, fl. 1986, Listen 2 Kids (Grand Junction, CO: Listen 2 Kids, 2013), 31 mins
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Sixteen Decisions
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directed by Gayle Ferraro, fl. 2000; produced by Gayle Ferraro, fl. 2000, Aerial Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 59 mins
The Grameen Bank in Bangladesh has lent $2 billion to Bangladeshi women in the form of small business loans, usually of $100 or less. This remarkable documentary explores the human face of this micro-lending experiment that has transformed the lives of millions of Third-World women and their families. The film foc...
directed by Gayle Ferraro, fl. 2000; produced by Gayle Ferraro, fl. 2000, Aerial Productions (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2000), 59 mins
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Slum Health: From the Cell to the Street
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edited by Jason Corburn, fl. 2016 and Lee Riley, fl. 2016 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 338 page(s)
Urban slum dwellers—especially in emerging-economy countries—are often poor, live in squalor, and suffer unnecessarily from disease, disability, premature death, and reduced life expectancy. Yet living in a city can and should be healthy. Slum Health exposes how and why slums can be unhealthy; reveals that not...
edited by Jason Corburn, fl. 2016 and Lee Riley, fl. 2016 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 338 page(s)
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Social Action: A Teleological Account
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written by Seumas Miller, fl. 1979 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 322 page(s)
Social action is central to social thought. This book provides philosophical analyses of fundamental categories of human social action, including cooperative action, conventional action, social norm governed action, and the actions of the occupants of organizational roles. These theories of social action categorie...
written by Seumas Miller, fl. 1979 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2001, originally published 2001), 322 page(s)
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The Social Costs of Underemployment: Inadequate Employment as Disguised Unemployment
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presented by C. David Dooley, fl. 2000 and Joann Prause, fl. 2000 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2004), 288 page(s)
Comparing the effects of unemployment and inadequate employment relative to adequate employment, this text studies their effects on self-esteem, alcohol abuse, depression, and birth weight. Using longitudinal methods, it measures controls for reverse causation (selection) and studies a large representative sample...
presented by C. David Dooley, fl. 2000 and Joann Prause, fl. 2000 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2009, originally published 2004), 288 page(s)
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