Neighborhood and Life Chances: How Place Matters in Modern America
Edited by Harriet B. Newburger, Eugenie L. Birch, and Susan M. Wachter
392 pages | 6 x 9 | 34 illus.
Cloth 2011 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4258-4 | $59.95 | £39.00
A volume in the City in the Twenty-First Century series
Neighborhood and Life Chances brings together researchers from a range of disciplines to demonstrate that place matters in education, physical health, crime, violence, housing, family income, mental health, and discrimination—issues that determine the quality of life among low-income residents of urban areas.
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