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Public Housing and School Choice in a Gentrified City: Youth by Molly Vollman Makris (auth.)

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Hoboken residents had the highest rates of diseases in New Jersey, including heart disease, respiratory disease, tuberculosis, and diabetes. According to Barry and Derevlany (1987, p. ” As Paul Samperi (2008, p. 33) recollected, Hoboken “was a city that was dying. ” In an era that showed no shortage of urban unrest, in 1971, in Hoboken, Puerto Rican residents, upset with their socioeconomic status (SES) and treatment by the police department, held sit-ins and demonstrations (Barry & Derevlany, 1987, p.

Now all of a sudden it isn’t. It’s a Greenwich Village West. How many of them look down at us poor deprived people. We don’t need them telling us how to eat with a fork” (Miss Ratti, as cited in Schept, 1981, p. 16). Letters to the editor of the Hoboken Reporter reflected many of the conflicts between old timers and gentrifiers and were published in Barry and Derevlany’s 1987 book Yuppies Invade My House at Dinnertime. Gentrification influenced the racial and ethnic makeup of Hoboken, which led to a decrease in the Puerto Rican population (Duroy, 1990).

Anything being sold by Toll, add another 25% on to that. ” Hoboken is predominantly a white middle- to upper-middle-class community. One advantaged woman interviewee who described herself as mixed ethnicity (black and Hispanic) reflected on the racial demographics in Hoboken: When I think about having a kid and being around in the day-time, I wonder if I would fit in with the moms. Especially being married to a white man hoboken, new jersey / 37 there’s a possibility my child will look different.

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