Welcome! This page highlights key resources for conducting effective research for Prof. Angela Simms's junior seminar: Suburbs, Racism, and the United States Opportunity Structure.
This guide highlights key resources for conducting effective information research in political science, including the following:
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Image: Home Owners' Loan Corporation (HOLC) map of Oakland, via Mapping Inequality
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