The Resource Century of difference : how America changed in the last one hundred years, Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout

Century of difference : how America changed in the last one hundred years, Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout

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Century of difference : how America changed in the last one hundred years
Title
Century of difference
Title remainder
how America changed in the last one hundred years
Statement of responsibility
Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, Claude S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E741
LC item number
.F49 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hout, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, American
  • Social change
  • Social conflict
  • Social stratification
  • Cultural pluralism
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Century of difference : how America changed in the last one hundred years, Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-401) and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: The American variations, 1900 to 2000 -- How America expanded education and why it mattered -- Where Americans came from : race, immigration, and ancestry / with Aliya Saperstein -- How Americans lived : families and life courses in flux / with Jon Stiles -- How Americans worked : new workers, new jobs, and new differences -- What Americans had : differences in living standards / with Jon Stiles -- Where Americans lived : the redrawing of America's social geography / with Jon Stiles -- How Americans prayed : religious diversity and change -- When Americans disagreed : cultural fragmentation and conflict -- Conclusion: the direction of Americans' differences -- Appendix A: Combining parametric and nonparametric regressions to study how trends differ among subpopulations -- Appendix B: Income differences or income ratios? -- Appendix C: Procedures and data for the fragmentation analysis in chapter 9 / by Jane Zavisca
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 411 p.
Isbn
9780871543523
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20060216 40
Other control number
9780871543523
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70291959
  • (OCoLC)70291959
Label
Century of difference : how America changed in the last one hundred years, Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-401) and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction: The American variations, 1900 to 2000 -- How America expanded education and why it mattered -- Where Americans came from : race, immigration, and ancestry / with Aliya Saperstein -- How Americans lived : families and life courses in flux / with Jon Stiles -- How Americans worked : new workers, new jobs, and new differences -- What Americans had : differences in living standards / with Jon Stiles -- Where Americans lived : the redrawing of America's social geography / with Jon Stiles -- How Americans prayed : religious diversity and change -- When Americans disagreed : cultural fragmentation and conflict -- Conclusion: the direction of Americans' differences -- Appendix A: Combining parametric and nonparametric regressions to study how trends differ among subpopulations -- Appendix B: Income differences or income ratios? -- Appendix C: Procedures and data for the fragmentation analysis in chapter 9 / by Jane Zavisca
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 411 p.
Isbn
9780871543523
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20060216 40
Other control number
9780871543523
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70291959
  • (OCoLC)70291959

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