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Draft Manuscripts | Working Papers

Draft Manuscripts

Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City (forthcoming)

An ethnographic study of DC's Shaw/U Street area

by Dr. Derek S. Hyra

Working Papers

Early Care and Education and Children's School Readiness: Do Impacts Vary by Neighborhood Poverty?

An empirical study of how neighborhood's social and institutional resources may affect children’s achievement or moderate the influences of other developmental contexts, such as early care and education 

by Dr. Taryn W. Morrissey and Katie Vinopal

The Fragmented Evolution of Racial Integration since the Civil Rights Movement

This paper explores the causes behind the growing number of integrated neighborhoods and the still-high levels of racial segregation in most U.S. metropolitan areas

by Dr. Michael D. M. Bader and Dr. Siri Warkentien

Gentrification and Racial Representation: A Comparative Analysis

by J. Rosie Tighe, James Wright, Robert Renner, and Derek Hyra