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The Resource A World without polio, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (videorecording)

A World without polio, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (videorecording)

Label
A World without polio
Title
A World without polio
Statement of responsibility
Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This program outlines the history of the battle with the virus of polio--including its appearance in ancient Egypt and the 20th-century struggle against it championed by FDR. The video also highlights the present-day efforts of health organizations and charitable groups to globally eradicate the disease. Interviews with UNICEF and WHO leaders accompany scenes from vaccination campaigns in the African nation of Burkina Faso and in Aligarh, India. The program emphasizes the need to work within local cultural conventions in order to maximize communication and outreach
Cataloging source
MFP
Characteristic
videorecording
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Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
54
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  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
Technique
live action
Label
A World without polio, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
62105500
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System details
DVD
Label
A World without polio, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, (videorecording)
Publication
Control code
62105500
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System details
DVD

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