ERIC Number: EJ239655
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Physical Distance and Racial Attitudes: A Further Examination of the Contact Hypothesis.
Robinson, James Lee, Jr.
Phylon, v41 n4 p325-32 Dec 1980
Using 1972-77 data collected by the National Opinion Research Center in the General Social Survey, the contact hypothesis (i.e., that geographic distance between Blacks and Whites is associated with racial attitudes) was tested. Modest but consistent correlations supported the hypothesis. (GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: General Social Survey