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The Resource The averaged American : surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public, Sarah E. Igo

The averaged American : surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public, Sarah E. Igo

Label
The averaged American : surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public
Title
The averaged American
Title remainder
surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public
Statement of responsibility
Sarah E. Igo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that modern surveys created the current conception of the "average American."
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
265209
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
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Igo, Sarah Elizabeth
Dewey number
301.072073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HN29
LC item number
.I44 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social surveys
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public
Label
The averaged American : surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public, Sarah E. Igo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-378) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The
  • majority talks back
  • 5.
  • Surveying normal selves
  • 6. The
  • private lives of the public
  • Epilogue : statistical citizens
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • List of illustrations
  • Introduction : America in aggregate
  • 1.
  • Canvassing a "typical" community
  • 2.
  • Middletown becomes Everytown
  • 3.
  • Polling the average populace
Control code
17564742
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780674023215
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006043659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70054328
Label
The averaged American : surveys, citizens, and the making of a mass public, Sarah E. Igo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-378) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. The
  • majority talks back
  • 5.
  • Surveying normal selves
  • 6. The
  • private lives of the public
  • Epilogue : statistical citizens
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • List of illustrations
  • Introduction : America in aggregate
  • 1.
  • Canvassing a "typical" community
  • 2.
  • Middletown becomes Everytown
  • 3.
  • Polling the average populace
Control code
17564742
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780674023215
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006043659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70054328

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