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Why More Americans Are Living Alone [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
More and more Americans are living alone, according to sociologist Eric Klinenberg's new book, "Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone." NewsHour correspondent Ray Suarez and Klinenberg discuss the emerging demographic, so-called "singletons," and what he calls the "biggest unnamed social change of the last 50 years." Origina?
Release Date
2012
Run Time
7 min.
Language
English
Rating
11 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Opting To Live Alone (1:58)
  • Result of an Affluent Society? (4:50)
  • Credits: Why More Americans Are Living Alone (0:00)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: March 27, 2012.
Publisher no.
53410 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (7 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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