CBC-TV News in Review: February 1997*

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CBC-TV News in Review: February 1997*

  • 1997 ----- color ----- 58 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. Canadian Airlines: Fighting to Survive (15 min) The issues of management skills, pressure from an American corporate partner, competition from Air Canada, and union intransigence are focal points for this story. 2. Central Africa: Canada Tries to Help (14 min) CBCs correspondent Martin Seemungal provides a perspective on the troubles in Central Africa and the international efforts to help. 3. Victims of Fashion (14 min) Presents a haunting look at the newest fashion phenomenon, the emaciated teenage supermodel, and the impact on and implications for young people. 4. Selling Nuclear Energy: Questions about Candu (10 min) The announced sale of Candu technology to China prompts an examination of Canadas nuclear policy, its know-how, and the ethics of selling nuclear power generation to emerging nations. (Closed-Captioned) (Extensive study guide available upon request) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Aero/Astronautics, Africa, Canadian Studies, Economics, International Business, Atomic Energy)