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Short Introduction to the U.S. Census, A

By John D. Carl

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jul 7, 2011

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A Short Introduction to the U.S. Census presents a brief seven-chapter overview of the Census, including important information about the Constitutional mandate, research methods, who is affected by the Census, and how data is used. Additionally, this primer explores key contemporary topics such as race and ethnicity, the family, and poverty.
 

 

Table of Contents

Ch 1: History and Science of the Census

Ch 2: Economic Trends and Employment

Ch 3: Issues of Race

Ch 4: Demographic changes in America - Gender

Ch 5: Demographic changes in America - Aging

Ch 6: Marriage and Family

Ch 7: Using Census Data

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