Skip to main content
Open Access Publications from the University of California

Alma and Karl Taeuber, Residential Segregation in U.S. Cities, 1965. CSISS Classics


The Taeubers demonstrated the value of census mapping of residential and educational segregation in the United States. Their early attempt to integrate quantitative segregation research and cartographic techniques (Negroes in Cities, 1965), used the dissimilarity index to compare residential segregation in 207 U.S. cities.

Main Content
For improved accessibility of PDF content, download the file to your device.
Current View