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Arabs, a Living History, 8, Building a Nation
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
Since its independence in 1962, Algeria is in the process of industrializing. Follow its effect upon a traditional farm and peasant-based economy, and upon the quality of day to day life as services and facilities have tried to keep pace with the rush to the cities.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 8 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
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Big Problems, Big Thinkers, Steven Soderbergh: The Point of Helping People
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produced by Bloomberg L. P., in Big Problems, Big Thinkers (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2016), 3 mins
Sept. 28 -- "Big Problems. Big Thinkers." features acclaimed journalist Terre Blair interviewing an extraordinary group of leaders to find solutions to some of the most urgent challenges facing humanity: global climate change, financial mayhem, nuclear attacks, cyber threats, political paralysis. Here is an excerp...
produced by Bloomberg L. P., in Big Problems, Big Thinkers (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2016), 3 mins
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The Cannibal on Bus 1170: Re-Thinking Moral Panics
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
When Vincent Li murdered and then cannibalised 22 year old Tim McLean on a Greyhound Bus heading for Winnipeg, the shock waves ran through Canadian society. But when Li was found unfit to face trail and later released, shock turned to outrage and triggered a social media moral panic. This film looks at the social...
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
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Ethics in America, 4, Does Doctor Know Best?
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directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1991; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Martha Elliott, fl. 1986 and Betsy Miller, fl. 1984, Media and Society Seminars and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Ethics in America, 4 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1989), 57 mins

Should you save the mother at the risk of losing the baby? Doctors from the National Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center discuss controversies created by modern medicine with C. Everett Koop, journalist Ellen Goodman, and others.

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A video instructional series on ethics for...

directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1991; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Martha Elliott, fl. 1986 and Betsy Miller, fl. 1984, Media and Society Seminars and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Ethics in America, 4 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1989), 57 mins
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Ethics in America, 9, The Human Experiment
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directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1981; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Betsy Miller, fl. 1984 and Martha Elliott, fl. 1986, Media and Society Seminars and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Ethics in America, 9 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1989), 57 mins

Does finding a cure justify putting test subjects at risk? C. Everett Koop is joined by Dr. Arnold Relman, editor of the New England Journal of Medicine, and other distinguished panelists in a discussion of the medical research field.

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A video instructional series on ethics for college and high...

directed by David Deutsch, 1926-1981; presented by Fred W. Friendly, 1915-1998; produced by Betsy Miller, fl. 1984 and Martha Elliott, fl. 1986, Media and Society Seminars and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Ethics in America, 9 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 1989), 57 mins
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Ethics in America II, 1, Three Farewells: Medicine & the End of Life
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produced by Barbara Margolis, fl. 1977, Fred Friendly Seminars, in Ethics in America II, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 57 mins

This program looks at the difficult choices a loving family makes as they confront the end of life. When a perfect pregnancy ends in unforeseen complications, and the newborn suffers very severe brain injury, how should the parents decide what is best for their baby? When, a few years later, the baby's grandmother...

produced by Barbara Margolis, fl. 1977, Fred Friendly Seminars, in Ethics in America II, 1 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 57 mins
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The Ethics of Abortion: When Does Life Begin?
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
The controversies surrounding abortion involve a clash between two fundamental rights: the right of the unborn child, or foetus, and the rights of the mother. This film begins with the storm created by leading case of Roe vs Wade and then provides students with an unbiased analysis of the ethical issues underlying...
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2019), 7 mins
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The Forerunner Of All Things: Buddhaghosa On Mind, Intention, And Agency
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written by Maria Heim, 1969- (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014, originally published 2013), 262 page(s)
Scholars have long been intrigued by the Buddha's defining action (karma) as intention. This book explores systematically how intention and agency were interpreted in all genres of early Theravada thought. It offers a philosophical exploration of intention and motivation as they are investigated in Buddhist moral...
written by Maria Heim, 1969- (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014, originally published 2013), 262 page(s)
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Responsibility in Judaism : Sermons Delivered (in) Temple Beth El, Detroit
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written by Louis Grossmann, 1863-, in Franco-Jewish Pamphlets, of Alliance Israélite Universelle (Paris, Ile-de-France), in The Jewish Pulpit, Vol. 1, No. 3, Friday Evening, November 8, 1895 (Detroit, MI: Franklin Press, 1895), 14 page(s)
written by Louis Grossmann, 1863-, in Franco-Jewish Pamphlets, of Alliance Israélite Universelle (Paris, Ile-de-France), in The Jewish Pulpit, Vol. 1, No. 3, Friday Evening, November 8, 1895 (Detroit, MI: Franklin Press, 1895), 14 page(s)
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L'Esprit de Sacrifice : Sermon Prononcé au Temple Israélite de Bruxelles le 1er jour de Rosch Haschana 5651, 15 Septembre 1890
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written by Jacques-Henri Dreyfuss, 1844-1933, in Franco-Jewish Pamphlets, of Alliance Israélite Universelle (Paris, Ile-de-France), Reel 10 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Imprimerie Papeterie Michel Van Dantzig, 1890), 18 page(s)
written by Jacques-Henri Dreyfuss, 1844-1933, in Franco-Jewish Pamphlets, of Alliance Israélite Universelle (Paris, Ile-de-France), Reel 10 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Imprimerie Papeterie Michel Van Dantzig, 1890), 18 page(s)
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