Robert Sampson

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Name: Robert Sampson
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

How Insulation And Isolation Go Hand In Hand In Suburbs Like Ferguson

A group of people cannot be isolated unless another group of people is insulated. One cannot happen without the other. This is a factor in the way American communities have been constructed since time immemorial. That is behind much of the conflict in ... [Published Business Insider - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Localized online networks are a new way for neighbors to connect

Erica Price woke at 2 a.m. in her bedroom, too afraid to go downstairs. A stranger was trying to break in through her home’s back door.Luckily, her dog scared off the stranger, who left only footprints in the snow and a damaged door frame.She called the ... [Published KansasCity.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

RWJF Scholars in the News: Ebola fears, ER closures and mortality, and more.

RWJF Physician Faculty Scholars program alumna Renee Hsia , MD, MSc, is senior author of a study that suggests emergency room closures increase the risk of death . Pleasanton Weekly (Palo Alto) covers the research, which found that in ten years in ... [Published RWJF - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

At 73, Man Finally Gets Diploma Denied For Defying Segregation

There was no pomp and circumstance, no procession with classmates, but on Friday a school district in Illinois finally handed Alva Early his high school diploma — more than five decades after he attended Galesburg High School. In 1959, Galesburg banned ... [Published Black America Web - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

NewsOne Minute: At 73, Man Finally Gets Diploma Denied For Defying Segregation

There was no pomp and circumstance, no procession with classmates, but on Friday a school district in Illinois finally handed Alva Early his high school diploma — more than five decades after he attended Galesburg High School. In 1959, Galesburg banned ... [Published New Pittsburgh Courier - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

In Chicago, Neighborhoods That Are Too Black Don't Gentrify

So here's one way folks tend to think about gentrification in big cities: poorer (therefore: browner) neighborhood becomes more attractive to folks of more means (therefore: whiter) who are in search of lower housing costs. As more and more better-off ... [Published WAMC.org - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Looking Back (Aug. 8, 2014)

10 years ago• The Jacksonville Pilot Club sponsored a Concert in the Park at the Community Park bandstand, featuring music by Robert Sampson.• A set of five Civil War-era journals from the MacMurray College library in Jacksonville were loaned to the Tennessee ... [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 3 reports

Gentrification and the Persistence of Poor Minority Neighborhoods

anchorImage via citylab.comWhen we talk about why some places gentrify and others don't, there's often a pressing, underlying question at stake: To what degree is gentrification bound up with and shaped by race?This is the subject of a path-breaking new ... [Published Archinect - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Calm Hearts, Bad Behavior

Credit Illustration by Matthew Hollister.For the past two years, researchers in Hong Kong interviewed the parents of three hundred and thirty-four adolescents about the aggressive and antisocial behavior of their children. Did the kids hurt others to ... [Published New Yorker - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Heavy horses feel the heat

THE forest has been basking in the summer sunshine for more than two weeks.And some reports say the warm weather is here to stay... for a few more days anyway.Last week temperatures soared above those in Rome, Barcelona and Rio de Janeiro. And it’s not ... [Published Salisbury Journal - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 2 reports

A new view of gentrification

F or researchers studying urban issues such as gentrification, one of the largest challenges is collecting detailed visual evidence across hundreds of square miles of city streets.Just ask Robert Sampson, the Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences. ... [Published Harvard University Gazette - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

The heat is on - for a good while yet

Dig out the deck chairs and stock up on ice cream – the hot weather is here to stay!Temperatures have already soared above those in Rome, Barcelona and Rio de Janeiro.And it’s not just people trying to keep cool in the heat – spare a thought for the animals, ... [Published Southern Daily Echo - Jul 23 2014]

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...— there's a kind of diversity threshold wherein gentrification goes up, but then you get to a certain level [and it stops]," Sampson told me. "really segregated, less-diverse neighborhoods tend to have less gentrification over time."

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How Insulation And Isolation Go Hand In Hand In... [Published Business Insider - 18 hours ago]
Localized online networks are a new way for nei... [Published KansasCity.com - Aug 18 2014]
American Cities Can Now Be Divided Into 4 Diffe... [Published Business Insider - Aug 17 2014]
RWJF Scholars in the News: Ebola fears, ER clos... [Published RWJF - Aug 14 2014]
At 73, Man Finally Gets Diploma Denied For Defy... [Published Black America Web - Aug 12 2014]
NewsOne Minute: At 73, Man Finally Gets Diploma... [Published New Pittsburgh Courier - Aug 11 2014]
Local tunesmith strikes new chord [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - Aug 11 2014]
In Chicago, Neighborhoods That Are Too Black Do... [Published WAMC.org - Aug 08 2014]
Looking Back (Aug. 8, 2014) [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - Aug 08 2014]
Gentrification and the Persistence of Poor Mino... [Published Archinect - Aug 07 2014]
Gentrification and the Persistence of Poor Mino... [Published The Atlantic Cities - Aug 07 2014]
Gentrification: white people following white pe... [Published Boston Globe - Aug 06 2014]
Calm Hearts, Bad Behavior [Published New Yorker - Aug 02 2014]
Heavy horses feel the heat [Published Salisbury Journal - Aug 02 2014]
A new view of gentrification [Published Harvard University Gazette - Aug 01 2014]
A new view of gentrification [Published Harvard Gazette - Aug 01 2014]
The heat is on - for a good while yet [Published Southern Daily Echo - Jul 23 2014]
‘Dream’ becomes reality as new mural is unveile... [Published Nashua Telegraph - Jul 21 2014]
No parking zone [Published Frank Magazine - Jul 18 2014]
Racial Inequality is the Root of Violent Crime ... [Published Gapers Block - Jul 17 2014]
Sales increase follows ticket price cut [Published East Cornwall Times - Jul 14 2014]
Kill or be killed? Surviving a murder epidemic [Published Beaver County Times - Jun 10 2014]
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