Restructuring the Philadelphia Region: Metropolitan Divisions and Inequality (Philadelphia Voices, Philadelphia Vision)

Restructuring the Philadelphia Region: Metropolitan Divisions and Inequality (Philadelphia Voices, Philadelphia Vision)

By: David Elesh (author), David Bartelt (author), Carolyn Adams (author), Ira Goldstein (author)Paperback

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Looking for regional solutions to local limitations of opportunity in education, jobs and housing

About Author

Carolyn Adams is Professor of Geography and Urban Studies at Temple University. David W. Bartelt is Professor of Geography and Urban Studies at Temple University David Elesh is Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of the Social Science Data Library at Temple University Ira Goldstein is Director of Policy and Information Services for The Reinvestment Fund.

Contents

List of Figures and Tables Acknowledgements Introduction: Expanding the Focus 1. Expansion, Decline, and Geographies of Inequality 2. Employment Opportunity 3. Housing Opportunity 4. Educational Opportunity 5. The Region's Communities and the Value Proposition 6. Who Takes Responsibility for Addressing Inequality? Appendix 1: Constructing the Community Typology Appendix 2: NAICS Coding for Industrial Classification Appendix 3: Lowest- and Higest-Achieving Districts: Organizational and Housing Characteristics Notes Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592138975
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 248
  • ID: 9781592138975
  • ISBN10: 1592138977

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