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Author Frazier, John W.
Title Race and place : equity issues in urban America / John W. Frazier, Florence M. Margai, Eugene Tettey-Fio.
Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2003.
Book Cover

 Floor2  E184.A1 F725 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 304 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-292) and index.
Contents Race, ethnicity, and locational inequalities : introduction -- U.S. minority population : settlement patterns, dispersion, and growth trends -- Sociological narratives of racism in America -- Theories of spatial relationships in urban America -- Minority and nonminority concentrations : differentiating between race-and-place-based inequalities in urban America -- Deconstruction of emerging racial mosaics : equity issues where Asian Americans mix with other minorities in Alameda County, California -- Indicators of environmental inequities and threats to minority health in urban America -- Retail structure, accessibility, and inequalities in areas of minority concentration -- Commuting and locational access to employment in urban America : ethnic and racial disparities in three cities -- Racial inequalities in urban America : retrospect and prospect.
Subject Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- United States -- Economic conditions.
Racism -- United States.
Ethnicity -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Segregation -- United States.
Human geography -- United States.
Urban geography -- United States.
City and town life -- United States.
United States -- Race relations.
Related Names Margai, Florence M.
Tettey-Fio, Eugene.
ISBN 0813340411 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813340403 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 51647512