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Title:
Urban inequality : evidence from four cities
Author:
O'Connor, Alice.
Publication Information:
New York: Russell Sage Foundation, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xii, 549 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Understanding inequality in the late twentieth-century metropolis : new perspectives on the enduring racial divide / Alice O'Connor -- Metropolises of the multi-city study of urban inequality : social, economic, demographic, and racial issues in Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, and Los Angeles / Reynolds Farley -- Stereotyping and urban inequality / Lawrence D. Bobo and Michael P. Massagli -- Perceived group discrimination and policy attitudes : the sources and consequences of the race and gender gaps / James R. Kluegel and Lawrence D. Bobo.

Processes of racial residential segregation / Camille Zubrinsky Charles -- Ethnic residential segregation and its consequences / Franklin D. Wilson and Roger B. Hammer -- Space as a signal : how employers perceive neighborhoods in four metropolitan labor markets / Chris Tilly, Philip Moss, Joleen Kirschenman, and Ivy Kennelly -- Racial and ethnic differences in job searching in urban centers / Luis M. Falcon and Edwin Melendez -- Inequality through labor markets, firms, and families : the intersection of gender and race-ethnicity across three cities / Irene Browne, Leann Tigges, adn Julie Press.

Linking the multi-city study's household and employer surveys to test for race and gender effects in hiring and wage setting / Tom Hertz, Chris Tilly, and Michael P. Massagli -- Why opportunity isn't knocking : racial inequality and the demand for labor / Philip Moss and Chris Tilly -- Are jobs available for disadvantaged workers in urban areas? / Harry J. Holzer and Sheldon Danziger.
ISBN:
9780871546500
Format :
Book

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