Book Discussion on The First Measured Century

The authors discussed their reference book, The First Measured Century: An Illustrated Guide to Trends in America, 1900-2000, published by… read more

The authors discussed their reference book, The First Measured Century: An Illustrated Guide to Trends in America, 1900-2000, published by AEI Press. The book presents data about social changes in America in the twentieth century. They presented numerous charts about a range of issues, including population, wealth, education, housing, birth rates, transportation, the role of women, and more. They answered questions from the audience throughout the program. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Theodore Caplow Professor University of Virginia->Sociology Department
  • Louis Hicks Associate Professor St. Mary's College of Maryland->Sociology
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Book Discussion on The First Measured Century

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Program ID:
164450-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 10, 2001
Last Aired:
Nov 20, 2004

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  • Jun 10, 2001 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 18, 2001 | 2:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 07, 2001 | 4:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 15, 2001 | 10:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 2004 | 5:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2004 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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