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Author Maly, Michael
Title Beyond Segregation : Multiracial and Multiethnic Neighborhoods
Imprint Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2005
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 Racial and Ethnic Segregation and Integration in Urban America -- 2 Changing Demographics, Multiethnic and Multiracial Neighborhoods, and Unplanned Diversity -- 3 Uptown, Chicago -- 4 Jackson Heights, New York -- 5 San Antonio-Fruitvale, Oakland -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Index
At a time when cities appear to be fragmenting mosaics of ethnic enclaves, it is reassuring to know there are still stable multicultural neighborhoods. Beyond Segregation offers a tour of some of America's best known multiethnic neighborhoods: Uptown in Chicago, Jackson Heights (Queens), and San Antonio-Fruitvale in Oakland. Readers will learn the history of the neighborhoods and develop an understanding of the people that reside in them, the reasons they stay, and the work it takes to maintain each neighborhood as an affordable, integrated place to live
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Maly, Michael Beyond Segregation : Multiracial and Multiethnic Neighborhoods Philadelphia : Temple University Press,c2005 9781592131341
Subject Cultural pluralism -- United States.;Multiculturalism -- United States.;Ethnic neighborhoods -- United States.;Discrimination in housing -- United States.;United States -- Race relations.;United States -- Ethnic relations
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