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PBS NewsHour | Why More Americans Are Living Alone | PBS

Duration: 06:59
Program: PBS NewsHour #10293
Broadcast Date: Mar. 27, 2012

More and more Americans are living alone, according to sociologist Eric Klinenberg's new book "Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Going Alone." Ray Suarez and Klinenberg discuss the emerging demographic of so-called "singletons" and what he calls the "biggest unnamed social change of the last 50 years."



Post Date: March 27, 2012