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The Next Hundred Million: America in 2050,9780143118817

The Next Hundred Million: America in 2050

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Reprint
ISBN13:

9780143118817

ISBN10:
0143118811
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/25/2011
Publisher(s):
Penguin Group USA
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Summary

A visionary social thinker reveals how the addition of one hundred million Americans by midcentury will transform the way we live, work, and prosper. In stark contrast to the rest of the world's advanced nations, the United States is growing at a record rate, and, according to census projections, will be home to four hundred million Americans by 2050. Drawing on prodigious research, firsthand reportage, and historical analysis, acclaimed forecaster Joel Kotkin reveals how this unprecedented growth will take shape-and why it is the greatest indicator of the nation's long-term economic strength. At a time of great pessimism about America's future, The Next Hundred Millionshows why the United States will emerge a stronger

Table of Contents

Four Hundred Million Americansp. 1
The Cities of Aspirationp. 31
The Archipelago of Villagesp. 69
The Resurgent Heartlandp. 105
Post-Ethnic Americap. 139
The 21st-Century Communityp. 171
America In 2050p. 209
Acknowledgmentsp. 245
Notesp. 249
Indexp. 297
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