The Resource America's war on poverty : a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series

America's war on poverty : a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series

Label
America's war on poverty : a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series
Title
America's war on poverty
Title remainder
a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series
Title variation
  • In this affluent society
  • Given a chance
  • City of promise
  • In service to America
  • My brother's keeper
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discussion and viewer's guide for PBS' 5-part series produced by Blackside, Inc. on the events surrounding America's response to President Johnson's "unconditional war on poverty."
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NVA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E156
LC item number
.P37 1999, v.86-90 guide
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
PBS Video database of America's history & culture
Series volume
v.86-90 discussion and viewer's guide
Label
America's war on poverty : a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Section 1 features a two-page account for each of the five shows. Section 2 presents a timeline illustrating poverty-related trends between 1960 and 1990. Section 3 provides an overview of the federal government's response to poverty from 1960 to 1975. Section 4 examines contemporary poverty. Section 5 assists discussions about poverty in America today. Section 6 is a cross-reference of major concepts and themes in each show and in the companion book. Section 7 lists publications that supplement the series
  • For instructional use with PBS Videos: AWPI-101, v. 86; AWPI-102, v. 87; AWPI-103, v. 88; AWPI-104, v. 89; AWPI-105, v. 90
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 23)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In this affluent society -- Given a chance -- City of promise -- In service to America -- My brother's keeper
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Rochester Public Schools have video series collection. Check with Librarian for location.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm44127928
Label
America's war on poverty : a discussion and viewer's guide to the PBS series
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Section 1 features a two-page account for each of the five shows. Section 2 presents a timeline illustrating poverty-related trends between 1960 and 1990. Section 3 provides an overview of the federal government's response to poverty from 1960 to 1975. Section 4 examines contemporary poverty. Section 5 assists discussions about poverty in America today. Section 6 is a cross-reference of major concepts and themes in each show and in the companion book. Section 7 lists publications that supplement the series
  • For instructional use with PBS Videos: AWPI-101, v. 86; AWPI-102, v. 87; AWPI-103, v. 88; AWPI-104, v. 89; AWPI-105, v. 90
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 23)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In this affluent society -- Given a chance -- City of promise -- In service to America -- My brother's keeper
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
24 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Rochester Public Schools have video series collection. Check with Librarian for location.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm44127928

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