The Resource Babyland : infant mortality in Memphis, TN, ABC News Productions, (evideo)

Babyland : infant mortality in Memphis, TN, ABC News Productions, (evideo)

Label
Babyland : infant mortality in Memphis, TN
Title
Babyland
Title remainder
infant mortality in Memphis, TN
Statement of responsibility
ABC News Productions
Title variation
Infant mortality in Memphis, TN
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are places in America where the infant mortality rate echoes that of a developing world country. This ABC News program travels to Memphis, Tennessee-epicenter of the nation's worst infant death statistics-to investigate the issue and explore possible solutions. Viewers visit a cemetery with the heartrending epithet "Babyland" and witness an unusual pairing between a black, teen mother-to-be and a white, suburban church volunteer trying to prevent another tragic outcome. Studying premature birth, the main factor behind infant mortality, the program also profiles Memphis residents dedicated to raising awareness of, and spurring action on, our healthcare system's most deplorable failing
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Viewer discretion advised
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • ABC News Productions
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
42
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diagnosis
  • Medicine, Preventive
  • Health planning
  • Medical care
  • Public health
  • Social medicine
Technique
live action
Label
Babyland : infant mortality in Memphis, TN, ABC News Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=40060
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Infant Mortality Among Poor Blacks (3:04) -- Segregation and Teen Pregnancies (3:40) -- Premature Babies: Risks and Costs (5:01) -- Cemetery for Babies (2:55) -- Memphis Safe House (4:15) -- Disenfranchised Poor (3:01) -- Value of Public Health Clinics (3:47) -- Society Fails Its Babies (3:05) -- Better Off Fatherless? (4:15) -- Unemployment and Teen Pregnancies (3:32) -- Who Is Responsible for Infant Mortality? (3:46)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (42 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
40060
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100040060
  • 100040060
  • (OCoLC)709676438
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Babyland : infant mortality in Memphis, TN, ABC News Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=40060
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 03, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Infant Mortality Among Poor Blacks (3:04) -- Segregation and Teen Pregnancies (3:40) -- Premature Babies: Risks and Costs (5:01) -- Cemetery for Babies (2:55) -- Memphis Safe House (4:15) -- Disenfranchised Poor (3:01) -- Value of Public Health Clinics (3:47) -- Society Fails Its Babies (3:05) -- Better Off Fatherless? (4:15) -- Unemployment and Teen Pregnancies (3:32) -- Who Is Responsible for Infant Mortality? (3:46)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (42 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
40060
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100040060
  • 100040060
  • (OCoLC)709676438
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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