“Uneven Urbanscape” examines the production of ethnoracial inequality

Los Angeles is powerful case study for understanding spatialized racial and ethnic stratification. In this new book, Ong & Gonzalez describe the different elements that make up the urban spatial structure — place, relative location and networks — and examine how these elements produces and reproduces ethnoracial inequality in housing, employment and education. Ong and Gonzalez argue that by touching a broad range of human activities, the urban landscape or urbanscape, becomes complicit in the production of socioeconomic and ethnoracil injustices in our cities. Learn more here.