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Analysis of Dance and Movement (ADAM) Center
Intercultural Institute on Human Development and Aging
Urban Research
RESEARCH FOR THE COMMUNITY
Urban Research

Faculty members and students in the sociology and urban studies departments conduct urban research. Past projects have included research in several New York City neighborhoods, particularly Red Hook, Fort Greene and Bedford Stuyvesant, on topics such as job hunting and hiring practices in low-income neighborhoods, consumer preferences and behavior in Fort Greene, transportation analyses, low-income housing, geographic-information-systems projects and research on the sources of racial, ethnic and income diversity. Some of this research has been published or described in the City Journal, The Wall Street Journal, and The Journal of Social Problems. Additionally, students have provided research and technical assistance for the Regional Planning Association, the Myrtle Avenue Redevelopment Program, the Brooklyn Borough President and New York City Community Planning Board 2.

For information, contact Urban Studies chairman, Dr. Jose Sanchez, at (718) 488-3436


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If you would like to support any of the programs described in this publication, please call:

Gladys Schrynemakers
Office of the Provost
(718) 488-3405

 
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