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Geronimus on pushing past early dismissal of her weathering hypothesis

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Remembering Jim Morgan, founding member of ISR and creator of the PSID

1/17/18: ISR screening and discussion of documentary "Class Divide" at Michigan Theater

Bailey et al. find higher income among children whose parents had access to federal family planning programs in the 1960s and 70s

U-M's campus climate survey results discussed in CHE story

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Next Brown Bag

Mon, Jan 22, 2018, noon: Narayan Sastry

Postmodern Segregation: Patterns, Causes, and Consequences in the 21st Century

A PSC Brown Bag Seminar

Douglas S. Massey (Princeton University, Office of Population Research and Department of Sociology)

Monday, 01-10-2011.   ARCHIVED EVENT

Location: 6050 ISR Thompson St

During last two decades of the 20th century, racial segregation fell while class segregation rose, yielding a new and more complex pattern of segregation by race and class, with race class interactions becoming increasingly salient. Recent trends in race-class segregation are documented, and then the causes and consequences of contemporary segregation are analyzed to reveal the new but still powerful role of segregation in structuring well-being in American society.

PSC Brown Bag seminars highlight recent research in population studies and serve as a focal point for building our research community.

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