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FRONTLINE; Babies at Risk

12/04/1989


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Babies at Risk
Program Number

715

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

The infant mortality rate in some Chicago neighborhoods is higher than that of many third-world countries. FRONTLINE investigates the political and bureaucratic neglect which fuels this crisis and examines how health and social workers combat the conditions that imperil the lives of poor infants.

Duration

00:57:49

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Public Affairs
News
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Babies at Risk,” 12/04/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D711B01D52B4EF0AC70BDFAD8415878.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Babies at Risk.” 12/04/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D711B01D52B4EF0AC70BDFAD8415878>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Babies at Risk. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4D711B01D52B4EF0AC70BDFAD8415878
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