ERIC Number: ED228347
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
Reference Count: 0
State of Black Cincinnati.
Urban League of Greater Cincinnati, OH.
The results of a survey conducted in the black community of Cincinnati, Ohio, are presented in this report. The survey sought to determine the perceptions, views, and attitudes of the city's black citizens regarding key social and economic issues. The report presents findings in the following areas: (1) education, including issues of accountability, citizen involvement, school finance, school closings, and desegregation; (2) community organization and community relations, with discussion on the issues of community councils and neighborhood government, police/community relations, housing, and displacement; (3) health and community services, including discussion on personal health concerns, public hospitals and community clinics, stress and mental health, welfare, social security, youth, and the elderly; and (4) economic development and employment, with a focus on umemployment, income differences between blacks and whites, equal employment programs, and CETA. Also provided is information on the survey methodology and sampling process. Appended to the report are statistical data on neighborhood demographic change since 1960, and age, occupational, educational, and income profiles of black Cincinnatians. (GC)
Descriptors: Black Attitudes, Black Community, Community Attitudes, Community Characteristics, Community Organizations, Community Services, Economic Development, Economic Opportunities, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Opportunities, Medical Services, Racial Relations, Surveys, Urban Population
Urban League of Greater Cincinnati, 2400 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45202 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Urban League of Greater Cincinnati, OH.
Identifiers: Ohio (Cincinnati)
Note: Publication of this report made possible by contributions made by Monsanto Company, Federated Department Stores, Inc., The Kroger Company, Procter & Gamble Company, and Cincinnati Bell Telephone Co.