American Experience; Kinsey
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- American Experience
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Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988
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Alfred Kinsey was a little-known biologist at Indiana University when, in the 1940s, he began compiling exhaustive data from tens of thousands of interviews about the sexual practices of men and women. The results of that research were the explosive, best-selling "Kinsey Reports." Through interviews with his research assistants, his children, people who took his sex questionnaire, his biographers and intellectual historians, this probing documentary assesses Kinsey's remarkable achievements, while examining how his personal life shaped his career.
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- Chicago: “American Experience; Kinsey,” 01/19/2005, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 21, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A6D774D5BE0543CE8D676A92EC1322A2.
- MLA: “American Experience; Kinsey.” 01/19/2005. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 21, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A6D774D5BE0543CE8D676A92EC1322A2>.
- APA: American Experience; Kinsey. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_A6D774D5BE0543CE8D676A92EC1322A2