ERIC Number: EJ578735
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Polarisation, Public Housing, and Racial Minorities in U.S. Cities.
Carter, William H.; Schill, Michael H.; Wachter, Susan M.
Urban Studies, v35 n10 p1889-1911 Oct 1998
Describes the concentration of poor and minority populations in public housing in the United States, and examines the relationship between the location of public housing and changes in neighborhood poverty rates through a longitudinal database for four large U.S. cities. In each city, a significant relationship can be traced. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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