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Chacko, Elizabeth. “Identity And Assimilation Among Young Ethiopian Immigrants In Metropolitan Washington*.” Geographical Review, vol. 93, no. 4, 2010, pp. 491-506., doi:10.1111/j.1931-0846.2003.tb00044.x. Elizabeth Chacko, published in 2005 a study examining the effects and specifics of second generation African Immigrants in the United States, focusing on Ethiopians (Chacko pp.491). In the article, “Identity and Assimilation Among […]

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Shinn, David H. “Ethiopia: The ‘ Exit Generation’ and Future Leaders.” International Journal of Ethiopian Studies, vol. 1, no. 1, 1 July 2003, pp. 21-32. JSTOR www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/27828818?ref=search-gateway:39faa0c96342aab8042a34de3c97f5c8. Accessesed 27 Apr. 2017.   In, “Ethiopia: The “Exit Generation” and Future Leaders” by David H Shinn argues a concluded study understanding the increase in Ethiopia’s brain drain […]

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F., Farah, et al. “Lalibela Restaurant – Logan Circle – Washington, DC.” Yelp, Yelp, 14 Apr. 2017, www.yelp.com/biz/lalibela-restaurant-washington. Accessed 27 Apr. 2017   “My favorite Ethiopian restaurant that had great food and staff…” is the last review that was given to “lalibela” Ethiopian restaurant on the Yelp app. Out of 215 reviews Lalibela has earned […]

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Friedman, Samantha, et al. “Race, Immigrants, And Residence: A new Racial Geography of Washington, D.c.*.” Geographical Review, vol. 95, no. 2, 2010, pp. 210-230. JSTOR [JSTOR]. In an article published by the American Geographical Society, Samantha Friedman, Audrey Singer, Marie Price and Ivan Cheung demonstrate that since the 1980’s Washington D.C.’s racial geography has changed […]

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Schindler, S. (2015). Architectural Exclusion: Discrimination and Segregation Through Physical Design of the Built Environment. The Yale Law Journal, 124(1934), 2015th ser. Url: https://via.hypothes.is/http://www.yalelawjournal.org/pdf/b.1934.Schindler.2024_vndzv2jw.pdf Comment: Sarah Schindler does a great job describing how architecture both unconsciously and consciously creates social and economic discrimination. For example she states that in Atlanta, “the lack of public-transit connections […]

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Silverman, K. (2016). Elysium Fourteen. Elysium Fourteen, 1-14. Retrieved from https://www.streetsense.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/14thWallach_Book_141113_lo.pdf – Kelly Silverman aims to attract the young the vibrant and the successful to the infamous “14th and U st. Corridor”. A very visual site that demonstrates through large maps and grids how the corridor is in the Mid-city of D.C. is near to […]

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Shin, A. (2013, July 21). Gentrification in overdrive on 14th Street. Retrieved from https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/gentrification-in-overdrive-on-14th-street/2013/07/21/d07d344e-ea5b-11e2-a301-ea5a8116d211_story.html?utm_term=.9c4be520902f -Annys Shin quickly sets in motion in the Article to demonstrate the rapid and sudden change through gentrification in the, “formerly riot-scarred corridor”.  The site has gone through an intense process of “Gentrification Overdrive” which, has lured, “investors looking for a […]

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Wilkinson, Richard G, and Kate E. Pickett. “Income Inequality and Social Dysfunction.” Annual Review of Sociology, vol.35, no. 2009, 6 Apr. 2009, pp. 493-511. Soc.annualreviews.org, doi: 10.1146/annurev-soc-070308-115926. Accessed 9 Apr. 2017 http://www.jstor.org.proxyau.wrlc.org/stable/pdf/27800088.pdf The authors, Wilkinson and Pickett, aim to clearly demonstrate how income inequality causes, “mental illness, violence, imprisonment, lack of trust, teenage births, obesity, […]

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