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SEGMENTS
(abbreviated titles)

 1900-1930
       
  Closing of the Frontier
  Scientific Racism
  The Children's Bureau
  Middletown
  Recent Social Trends

  1930-1960
       
  The Great Depression
  The Gallup Poll
  World War II
  Suburban Nation
  Sexual Behavior

  1960-2000
       
  The Feminine Mystique
  The Moynihan Report
  Broken Windows
  Stagflation/Deregulation
  Middletown IV
  Census 2000

   

 

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FMC Program Segments 1930-1960
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Measurements and Myths of the Great Depression
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James Gregory

James Gregory
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James Gregory is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Washington. 

He is the author of American Exodus: the Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California and of the forthcoming The Southern Diaspora: Recasting America in Black and White.


David M. Kennedy is a Professor of History at Stanford University. 

He is the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Freedom from Fear: The American People in Depression and War 1929-1945, which discusses how the New Deal redressed income and job insecurity after the Depression. Professor Kennedy also wrote The American Spirit Since 1865, and Over Here: the First World War and American Society.

David M. Kennedy

David M. Kennedy
Interview
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Alan Brinkley

Alan Brinkley
Interview
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Alan Brinkley is a Professor of History at Columbia University and Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Century Foundation, a nonpartisan think-tank. 

He is the author of The End of Reform: New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War; The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People; and other works.


Milton Friedman is Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of Chicago and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. 

Dr. Friedman received the 1976 Nobel Memorial Prize for Economic Science. He was a member of the research staff of the National Bureau of Economic Research from 1937 to 1981. 

He is a co-author of Free to Choose: A Personal Statement and Two Lucky People: Memoirs. He is the author of Capitalism and Freedom and other works.

Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman
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