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Boom. 2016; 6416–27 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.4.16
Published: 01 December 2016
... economically than racially consequential, the negligible overlap between Latino and techie demographics means that the possible disappearance of Latino San Francisco is very real. This essay uses the famed murals of the Mission District as the lens through which we can see Latinos’ complex and historical...
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Boom. 2016; 6350–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.3.50
Published: 01 September 2016
... dropped from almost 25 percent in 1970 to less than 10 percent in 2010. Perhaps this demographic shift, coupled with the full mural’s removal from public view, has made it difficult to remember that Bearden’s Berkeley originated in a moment of racially charged civic conflict. Bearden’s Berkeley envisions...
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Boom. 2014; 423–6 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.2.3
Published: 01 June 2014
...Eve Bachrach; Jon Christensen With San Francisco’s economy booming and hand-wringing about the city’s hyper-gentrification, the authors argue that much of the debate surrounding San Francisco’s challenges have been focusing on the wrong things. Changes to the region’s demographics aren’t just...
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Boom. 2015; 5386–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.3.86
Published: 01 September 2015
...Robin Mejia Using data from the United States Census 2013 American Community Survey, Robin Mejia looks at the way geography affects a person’s health, wealth, education, and prospects in life. © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Matt Black demographics census data...
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Boom. 2012; 2237–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.2.37
Published: 01 June 2012
... oldtimers. A second narrative of demographic change reacts negatively to rapid population growth, soaring immigration and racial change. Remarkably, virtually all the premises in these two narratives have been overturned by events. Instead, a different set of urgent problems and opportunities have emerged...
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Boom. 2016; 63120–128 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.3.120
Published: 01 September 2016
... UCLA too is shifting, and amplifying its geographic and pedagogical scope in the same direction. Needless to say, by turning its gaze toward the Pacific, it is not only canvass- ing the far horizon, but also looking more intently at the demographics of the city and state it serves. Presently, 47...
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Boom. 2016; 6252–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.2.52
Published: 01 June 2016
... history and demographics, offen- ders are designated as having a low, moderate, or high risk of being convicted of a new offense after release. CDCR uses the Correctional Offender Management and Profiling Alternative Sanctions (COMPAS) tool to assess an offender s criminogenic needs and inform decisions...
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Boom. 2016; 6298–103 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.2.98
Published: 01 June 2016
... do with myself. Blackness is not monolithic: in skin tone, physical build, personality, and presentation, our diversity was wonderfully evident at the conference. Each year the conference is held on a different campus; but given the demographics of the University of California system, such a large...
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Boom. 2016; 6176–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.76
Published: 01 March 2016
... is complex. Los Angeles County and neighboring Orange County are almost certainly home to more enclaves than anywhere else in the world, and they are good places to explore where culture and demographics are encoded and sometimes recoded in the urban landscape. For new immigrants, these enclaves can...
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Boom. 2015; 5444–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.44
Published: 01 December 2015
... Christian in 2050, with a quarter of the nation claiming no religious affiliation at all. Already 35 percent of Americans born after 1980 are nonreligious. The unchurched are America s fastest growing religious demographic.2 American Christianity is changing as it shrinks. Smal- ler, older churches...
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Boom. 2015; 5434–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.34
Published: 01 December 2015
... and cause home prices and rents to spike. Although gentrification in and around Los Feliz has had a predictable impact on the cost of housing, the impact on religious congregations is not as clear. Some congregations have been immune to the demographic shifts. At first glance, Centro Cristiano...
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Boom. 2015; 5228–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.28
Published: 01 June 2015
..., not through papers or applications or any of that. The foundation does that for us. So we are like the satellite to the foundation, a satellite that is operating on the ground and in places that are challenged in the absence of sufficient nonprofits to pass the money to. The demographics of...
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Boom. 2015; 5188–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.1.88
Published: 01 March 2015
... reporter shortly after unveiling his truck. It s not a stigma food; it s a representation of who we are . . . that was our goal. To take everything about LA and put it into one bite it s Mexican, it s Korean, it s organic, it s California We re a century away from 2115, of course, but simple demographics...
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Boom. 2015; 5120–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.1.20
Published: 01 March 2015
..., demographic transformation in the United States as well as the browning of American suburbs demand that more attention be paid to majority-nonwhite, multiracial, suburban metropolitan areas such as the SGV for such urban research to remain relevant.41 As historian Scott Kurashige has pointed out, in a...
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Boom. 2015; 5195–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.1.95
Published: 01 March 2015
... sniff out now. The outlines of the future can already be made out in the fog, precisely because we won t be transcending anything. Demographics are slow and inexorable, human nature changes gradually if at all, technology can do amazing things but is very unlikely to rewrite the laws of physics. Our...
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Boom. 2014; 44107–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.4.107
Published: 01 December 2014
... California Press s Rights and Permissions website, httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintInfo.asp. DOI: 10.1525/boom.2014.4.4.107. BOOM | W I N T E R 2014 107 The demographic here is hard to place: families on out- ings, teenagers, students, IT professionals, seniors escorted by grandchildren. The commonality...
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Boom. 2014; 4437–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.4.37
Published: 01 December 2014
..., the Census Bureau released the full archive of the 1940 census. My wife and I dug into the forms to find out who had lived in our house seventy-two years before we moved in. We also scanned through the records for the rest of the neighbor- hood to get a sense of the area s demographics. The vast...
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Boom. 2014; 4480–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.4.80
Published: 01 December 2014
... globe, from New York to Milan, Mexico City, Chennai, and Helsinki, to share and reflect on the ways they are using numbers to understand and improve themselves. Self-trackers are a well-educated, engaged, relatively afflu- ent, and technically inclined demographic. They are deeply serious about this...
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Boom. 2014; 4376–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.3.76
Published: 01 September 2014
... people in places and spaces, or help remind people of their connection to those places and spaces. Christensen: Carolyn, we know from your research and the research of others that the demographic composition of the National Park Service s staff does not represent the diversity of America s population...
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Boom. 2014; 4360–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.3.60
Published: 01 September 2014
... Proceeding of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Buffalo Meeting (August 1876), 3. 23 California Department of Finance, E-7. California Population Estimates, with Components of Change and Crude Rates, July 1, 1900 2013 accessed 8 June 2014, httpwww.dof.ca.gov/ research/demographic...