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The Geography of Opportunity: Race and Housing Choice in Metropolitan America

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A popular version of history trumpets the United States as a diverse "nation of immigrants," welcome to all. The truth, however, is that local communities have a long history of ambivalence toward new arrivals and minorities. Persistent patterns of segregation by race and income still exist in housing and schools, along with a growing emphasis on rapid metropolitan ...more
Paperback, 353 pages
Published July 21st 2005 by Brookings Institution Press (first published July 15th 2005)
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