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The Causal Effect of Prolonged Intergroup Contact on Exclusionary Attitudes : A Test Using Public Transportation in Homogenous Communities 1

  title={The Causal Effect of Prolonged Intergroup Contact on Exclusionary Attitudes : A Test Using Public Transportation in Homogenous Communities 1},
  author={Ryan D. Enos},
The effect of intergroup contact has long been a question central to social scientists. As political and technological changes bring increased interstate immigration, understanding intergroup contact and demographic change is increasingly important to policy and scientific debates. Unfortunately, limitations in causal inference with observational data and the practical inability to experiment on demographic context have constrained scholars’ ability to speak to the effects of intergroup contact… Expand

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