Session 4:
Reconceptualizing Neighborhood Contexts: Measuring Contexts and Processes

Thursday, May 3
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Imperial Ballroom A
Ballroom Level

Chair: Sean F. Reardon, Stanford University
Discussant: Deborah Gorman-Smith, University of Chicago

  1. Approaches to Systematic Social Observation of Neighborhoods across Diverse SettingsBarbara Entwisle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Heather B. Edelblute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Brian Frizzelle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Redefining Neighborhoods Using Common Destinations: Social Characteristics of Activity Spaces and Home Census Tracts ComparedMalia Jones, University of California, Los Angeles; Anne Pebley, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. The Built Environment, Residential Stability, and Social RelationsKatherine King, Duke University

  4. Living in the Ethnic Neighborhood Increases Co-Ethnic Interaction: Myth or Reality?Eric Fong, University of Toronto; Feng Hou, Statistics Canada

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