Book Discussion on The Missing Middle

Professor Skocpol and others talked about her latest book The Missing Middle: Working Families and the Future of American Social Policy,… read more

Professor Skocpol and others talked about her latest book The Missing Middle: Working Families and the Future of American Social Policy, published by W.W. Norton. The author argues that throughout American history, a large portion of social policy has been directed at aiding the middle class, but that recent trends in government policy have been aimed at either the very poor or the very rich. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Missing Middle

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 4, 2000
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2000

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  • Jun 04, 2000 | 8:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 10, 2000 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2000 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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