Investigating Change in American Society: IBM Version / Edition 1

Investigating Change in American Society: IBM Version / Edition 1

by William H. Frey, Cheryl L. First
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534523447

ISBN-13: 9780534523442

Pub. Date: 09/01/1996

Publisher: Wadsworth

This is an exciting, inexpensive new software and workbook package that lets you compare data sets from the '50s to the '90s! This easy-to-use software package allows students to critically analyze data from huge data sets drawn from the U.S. Census.  See more details below

Overview

This is an exciting, inexpensive new software and workbook package that lets you compare data sets from the '50s to the '90s! This easy-to-use software package allows students to critically analyze data from huge data sets drawn from the U.S. Census.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534523442
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
09/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
8.44(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.73(d)

Table of Contents

Timeline: World War II to the Present2
Investigating Change6
Using StudentChip to Create Tables9
Graphing Overview20
1Population Structure: Cohorts, Ages, and Change27
2Race and Ethnic Inequality47
3Immigrant Assimilation67
4Labor Force89
5Marriage, Divorce, Cohabitation, and Childbearing107
6Gender Inequality123
7Households and Families137
8Poverty157
9Children173
10The Older Population189
References for Topics207
What is the Census?215
Resources on the World Wide Web219
Index of Key Concepts221
Guide to Datasets223

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