Author: Feld, Scott, & Carter, William

Title: When Desegregation Reduces Interracial Contact: A Class Size Paradox for Weak Ties

University Affiliation: Louisiana State University


Research Question: Desegregation is sometimes different from and inconsistent with maximizing interracial contact.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: American Journal of Sociology

Journal Entry: Vol. 103, No. 5, pp. 1165-1186

Year: 1998


Scholarship Type Journal Article Theory

Keywords: Class Size, Contact Theory , Context, Cross Race Friendships, Desegregation, Friendships, Racial Composition

Regions National

Methodologies: Quantitative

Research Designs: Mathematical models

Method of Analysis: Mathematical Models

Sampling Frame: National

Sample Types: Nonrandom

Unit of Analysis: Student

Data Types: Quantitative-Longitudinal

Data Description:


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