The End of the Ghetto? Gentrification in Black Neighborhoods 1980-2015

Title

The End of the Ghetto? Gentrification in Black Neighborhoods 1980-2015

Authors

Lance Freeman

Files

Description

In the first decades of the 21st century gentrification has accelerated in black neighborhoods across a number of cities. This talk examines the prevalence of this trend, some possible causes and the implications for the Black Ghetto.

This event is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the Black Student Union, the Departments of Political Science, Economics, and Sociology and the Program in Policy Studies. This is a Clarke Forum student project manager initiated event.

Publication Date

4-25-2017

Keywords

gentrification, black neighborhoods

Disciplines

African American Studies | Demography, Population, and Ecology | Race and Ethnicity | Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Studies | Sociology

The End of the Ghetto? Gentrification in Black Neighborhoods 1980-2015
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