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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 1960-2000
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Census 2000:
The New Immigration, and 
the changing face of America


Ken Prewitt

Ken Prewitt
Interview
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Ken Prewitt is Director of the U.S. Census Bureau. He is a former President of the Social Science Research Council, former Director of the National Opinion Research Center, former Senior Vice President, The Rockefeller Foundation, and former Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Chicago. 

He is the author of Recruitment of Political Leaders: A Study of Citizen-Politicians. He is a co-author of Social Structure and Political Participation: Development Relationships and Labyrinths of Democracy: Adaptations, Linkages, Representation, and Policies in Urban Politics.


Daniel Yankelovich is the founder and President of Yankelovich, a polling firm based in Norwalk, Connecticut, and publisher of the Yankelovich MONITOR, an annual survey tracking American values. 

He is the author of The Magic of Dialogue: Transforming Conflict into Cooperation and Coming to Public Judgment: Making Democracy Work in a Complex World. He is a co-author of Putting the Work Ethic to Work: A Public Agenda Report on Restoring America's Competitive Vitality; Beyond the Beltway: Engaging the Public in U.S. Foreign Policy; and The Rules of Public Engagement.

Daniel Yankelovich

Daniel Yankelovich
Interview
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Christopher DeMuth

Christopher DeMuth
Interview
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Christopher DeMuth is President of the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. He is a former editor of Deregulation. He is Adminstrator for Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget, 1981 to 1984. 

He is a co-editor of The Neoconservative Imagination: Essays in Honor of Irving Kristol.


Alan Kraut is Professor of History at American University. 

He is the author of The Huddled Masses: the Immigrant in American Society 1880-1921; and Silent Travelers: Germs, Genes, and the Immigrant Menace.

 

Alan Kraut

Alan Kraut
Interview


Rita Simon

Rita Simon
Interview

Rita Simon is Professor of Public Affairs at American University. She is a former editor of the American Sociological Review. 

She is a co-author of Intercountry Adoption: A Multicultural Perspective and International Migration: The Female Experience. She is the author of The Ambivalent Welcome; Adoption, Race, and Identity; The Case for Transracial Adoption; In Their Own Voices; and other works.

 


 
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