Race, Ethnicity, and Minority Housing in the United States

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Index
Accessibility to nonsegregated housing, 109, 124-25; American Indians, 120-22; Asian Americans, 122-24; blacks, 114-16; Hispanics, 116-20. See also Segregation, residential
American Indian housing, 147-74; access to nonsegregated housing, 120- 22; age of housing, 156-61; BIA and housing improvement, 171-72; characteristics of, 148-50; crowding, 155-56; financial problems, 170-71; home ownership, 150-51; housing costs, 161-62, 163-64, 168-69; HUD program development, 169- 70; location, 163-64; low rent programs, 166-68; mutual help program, 168; number of rooms, 154- 55; programs, 164-66; reservation housing, 151-53; single family homes, 154; value of housing, 162- 63; water and sanitation, 172
Asian American housing, 177-92; access to nonsegregated housing, 122- 24; exposure rates, 189; housing conditions and location, 188-89; housing inequities, 190-91; housing status (in 1980), 180-82; problems, 177; residential segregation, 188, 189; and socioeconomic differentials by nativity, 185-88; trends in, 177- 80; variations in housing by ethnic subgroups, 182-85
Black female householders, conditions of, 89-107; economic status, 94-95; geographic distribution, 91; home ownership, 100-101; home value, 99-100; households without a telephone, 106; housing quality and quantity, 99; kitchen facilities, 106; labor force participation, 96; level of education, 97; location, 92-94; marital status, 97-98; median age, 96- 97; number of bedrooms, 104; number of own children, 98-99; number of rooms, 102; occupational status, 96; overcrowding, 104-5; plumbing facilities for exclusive use, 105-6; public sewer, 106-7; structure type, 93; year structure built, 101-2
Black housing: accessibility to nonsegregated housing, 114-16; blacks and the American dream of housing, 53; federal housing policies, 53-57; female-headed households, 89-107; home ownership, 58-62; persisting

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Table of contents

  • Recent Titles in Contributions in Ethnic Studies Series Editor: Leonard W. Doob ii
  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Figure and Tables ix
  • Foreword xv
  • Series Foreword xvii
  • Acknowledgments xix
  • Introduction xxi
  • References xxiv
  • 1: A Historical Review of Changes in Public Housing Policies and Their Impacts on Minorities 1
  • Introduction 1
  • Conclusion 14
  • References 15
  • 2: Racial Inequalities in Housing: An Examination of Recent Trends 19
  • Introduction 19
  • Notes 36
  • Acknowledgments 36
  • References 37
  • 3: Racial Inequalities in Home Ownership 39
  • Notes 50
  • References 51
  • 4: Blacks and the American Dream of Housing 53
  • References 65
  • 5: Housing Policy and Suburbanization: An Analysis of the Changing Quality and Quantity of Black Housing in Suburbia since 1950 69
  • Introduction 69
  • Conclusion 83
  • References 85
  • 6: The Housing Conditions of Black Female-headed Households: A Comparative Analysis 89
  • Acknowledgments 107
  • References 108
  • 7: Accessibility to Housing: Differential Residential Segregation for Blacks, Hispanics, American Indians, and Asians 109
  • Introduction 109
  • References 125
  • 8: Su casa no es mi casa: Hispanic Housing Conditions in Contemporary America, 1949- 1980 127
  • Notes 143
  • References 144
  • 9: American Indian Housing: An Overview of Conditions and Public Policy 147
  • Acknowledgments 174
  • References 174
  • 10: Housing Problems of Asian Americans 177
  • References 193
  • 11: Minority Housing Needs and Civil Rights Enforcement 195
  • Introduction 195
  • Conclusions 209
  • Notes 211
  • Acknowledgments 212
  • Selected Bibliography 217
  • Index 221
  • About the Contributors 223
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