Chapter 11: Building an Argument with Quantitative Historical Evidence

Links to World Wide Web resources
  • Shows racial make up of nation and neighborhoods—shows de facto segregation

  • Shows changing patterns in immigration using maps showing all counties map showing population density by race from census records

  • Census data from 1790 to 1990

  • Civil War battle statistics

  • Aids statistics

  • Global population trends (historic and projected)

  • WWI casualties

  • Global statistics on a wide range of characteristics including crime, GDP, education spending, population, (with each of these and other categories broken down further)
  • A collection of graphs on historical topics

Downloadable instructional materials

  • A worksheet for the analysis of the 1910 census chart on immigration
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