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The first measured century : an illustrated guide to trends in America, 1900-2000

Author: Theodore Caplow; Louis Hicks; Ben J Wattenberg
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : AEI Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Companion v. to the PBS television documentary "The first measured century". Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-296) and index.
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Genre/Form: Statistik 1900-2000
Reference works
Statistics
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Caplow; Louis Hicks; Ben J Wattenberg
ISBN: 084474137X 9780844741376 0844741388 9780844741383
OCLC Number: 45202208
Notes: Companion v. to the PBS television documentary "The first measured century."
Description: xv, 308 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Chap. 1. Population --
Chap. 2. Work --
Chap. 3. Education --
Chap. 4. Family --
Chap. 5. Living arrangements --
Chap. 5. Religion --
Chap. 6. Active leisure --
Chap. 7. Health --
Chap. 9. Money --
Chap. 10. Politics --
Chap. 11. Government --
Chap. 12. Crime --
Chap. 13. Transportation --
Chap. 14. Business --
Chap. 15. Communications --
Notes --
Index --
About the authors --
Supplementary resources.
Responsibility: Theodore Caplow, Louis Hicks, Ben J. Wattenberg.

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Most history tells the story of the past through anecdotes, which do not always present an accurate picture. This work uses social data to narrate what happened to everyday Americans in the 20th  Read more...

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