|Poverty and Literature 2018
Overall Question: Despite the fact that segregation has existed throughout American history, the truly abysmal 'modern ghetto' emerged only during the last fifty years. Why? What happened?
Chapter One: "On Building the Ghetto": A History (5-13)
How did the modern ghetto come into being?
In what ways do African-Americans face discrimination in the job market? (14)
Understand the “index of dissimilarity". (15)
What were the “effects” of the following “causes”?