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Product Description: Most major crime in this country emanates from two major data sources. The FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports has collected information on crimes known to the police and arrests from local and state jurisdictions throughout the country...read more

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9780309086356 | Natl Academy Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Most major crime in this country emanates from two major data sources.

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'The purpose of the Worksshop on Transportation Indicators was to discuss issues relating to transportation indicators and provide the Bureau of Transportation Statistics with new ideas for issues to address.'--P. 1.

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9780309084642 | Natl Academy Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: 'The purpose of the Worksshop on Transportation Indicators was to discuss issues relating to transportation indicators and provide the Bureau of Transportation Statistics with new ideas for issues to address.

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Product Description: The Society Security disability program faces urgent challenges: more people receiving benefits than ever before, the prospect of even more claimants as baby boomers age, changing attitudes culminating in the Americans With Disabilities Act...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780309084192 | Joseph Henry Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Society Security disability program faces urgent challenges: more people receiving benefits than ever before, the prospect of even more claimants as baby boomers age, changing attitudes culminating in the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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Product Description: Each year the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) must estimate the number of people who are eligible to participate in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). These USDA estimates have come under critical scrutiny in part because the number of infants and postpartum women who have actually enrolled in the program has exceeded the number estimated to be eligible by as much as 20 to 30 percent...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780309075909 | Natl Academy Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Each year the U.

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Product Description: One of the most substantial policy changes in the past decade was the elimination of the main social welfare program for poor families, Aid to Families with Dependent Children, ending the entitlement to cash benefits and replacing it with a policy emphasizing work...read more

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9780309070928 | Natl Academy Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $29.75 | About this edition: One of the most substantial policy changes in the past decade was the elimination of the main social welfare program for poor families, Aid to Families with Dependent Children, ending the entitlement to cash benefits and replacing it with a policy emphasizing work.

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Product Description: This report was prepared in response to a request from the Economic Research Service (ERS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). It summarizes the discussions at a February 1998 workshop convened by the Committee on National Statistics; the Board on Children, Youth, and Families; and the Food and Nutrition Board...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780309064941 | Natl Academy Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: This report was prepared in response to a request from the Economic Research Service (ERS) of the U.

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Product Description: This report had its origin in a Committee on National Statistics workshop in November 1993, one of a series on improving economic statistics, jointly sponsored by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the Bureau of the Census of the U...read more

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9780309061353 | Natl Academy Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: This report had its origin in a Committee on National Statistics workshop in November 1993, one of a series on improving economic statistics, jointly sponsored by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) and the Bureau of the Census of the U.

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Product Description: Americans are increasingly concerned about the privacy of personal data--yet we demand more and more information for public decision making. This volume explores the seeming conflicts between privacy and data access, an issue of concern to federal statistical agencies collecting the data, research organizations using the data, and individuals providing the data...read more

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9780309047432 | Natl Academy Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Americans are increasingly concerned about the privacy of personal data--yet we demand more and more information for public decision making.

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