Northwestern University

May
17
Fri 12:00 PM

The Social Inequality and Difference Lecture

When: Friday, May 17, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Where: Chambers Hall, Ruan Conference Rm. (Lower Level)
600 Foster St  
Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public

Costs: free but rsvp

Contact: One Book NU  

Group: One Book One Northwestern 2014-2015

Category: Lectures & Meetings

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Description:

Neighborhood Effects and the New Social Transformation of the American City.  By Harvard Professor Robert Sampson.

In collaboration with this year’s One Book One Northwestern program focusing on the city of Chicago – Sociologist Robert Sampson will discuss his book, Great American City: Chicago and the Enduring Neighborhood Effect. Sampson will also discuss trends and changes generally in American cities, examining what cities are thriving (New York, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, etc.) and what cities are on decline (Detroit, St. Louis)

RSVP encouraged at:engage.northwestern.edu/chicago

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