The Role of Residential Segregation in Contemporary School Segregation

  title={The Role of Residential Segregation in Contemporary School Segregation},
  author={Erica Frankenberg},
  journal={Education and Urban Society},
  pages={548 - 570}
Inaction to address housing segregation in metropolitan areas has resulted in persistently high levels of residential segregation. As the Supreme Court has recently limited school districts’ voluntary integration efforts, this article considers the role of residential segregation in maintaining racially isolated schools, namely what is known about the reciprocal relationship between housing and schooling segregation patterns. In addition, it examines the residential and school segregation… 

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