The New American Suburb

The New American Suburb

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The majority of Americans live in suburbs and until about a decade or so ago, most suburbs had been assumed to be non-Hispanic White, affluent, and without problems. However, recent data have shown that there are changing trends among U.S. suburbs. This book provides timely analyses of current suburban issues by utilizing recently published data from the 2010 Census and American Community Survey to address key themes including suburban poverty; racial and ethnic change and suburban decline; suburban foreclosures; and suburban policy.She concludes that policymakers should tailor their responses to specific suburban problems. ... containment policies for the 100 largest u.S. metropolitan areas based on 1970, 1980, 1990, and 2000 censuses and 2005a€“2009 ACS data.

Title:The New American Suburb
Author:Dr Katrin B. Anacker
Publisher:Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2015-03-28


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