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Black Ghettos in New York and Chicago, 1880-1940

Special | 31m 11s

Miao David Chunyu, Assistant Professor in Sociology and Social Work at UW-Stevens Point, shares his research regarding the level of segregation in New York City and Chicago between the years 1880 and 1940. Chunyu’s research shows that features which led to the black ghettos were present before the Great Migration from the south to the northern cities.

Aired: 10/11/16

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.