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The Browning of the New South

The Browning of the New South

Jennifer A. Jones

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226600840
eISBN:
9780226601038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226601038.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The U.S. Southeast has become a harbinger of twenty-first-century immigrant integration and race relations. Its unique characteristics of rapid demographic change, an explosion of anti-immigrant ... More

Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves

Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves

George C. Galster

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226599854
eISBN:
9780226599991
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226599991.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book presents a holistic, multi-disciplinary analysis of the origins, nature, and consequences of neighborhood change and offers strategies for making a more socially desirable palette of ... More

The Patchwork CityClass, Space, and Politics in Metro Manila

The Patchwork City: Class, Space, and Politics in Metro Manila

Marco Z. Garrido

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226643007
eISBN:
9780226643281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226643281.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The title of the book, The Patchwork City, refers to the fragmentation of Manila into a “patchwork” of classed spaces, particularly slums and upper- and middle-class enclaves. The book is not just ... More

Who Cleans the Park?Public Work and Urban Governance in New York City

Who Cleans the Park?: Public Work and Urban Governance in New York City

John Krinsky and Maud Simonet

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226435442
eISBN:
9780226435619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226435619.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

For New Yorkers, the answer to the question “Who cleans your park?” is complex: Welfare-to-work trainees, volunteers, unionized city workers (working within or outside their official job ... More

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