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John Iceland

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John Iceland

John Iceland is Head of the Department of Sociology and Professor of Sociology and Demography at The Pennsylvania State University. His research focuses on racial and ethnic residential segregation, poverty, and immigration issues.

Dr. Iceland was previously Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Maryland and, before that, Chief of the Poverty and Health Statistics Branch at the U.S. Census Bureau.

His latest books are Poverty in America: A Handbook (3rd ed., 2013, University of California Press), and Where We Live Now: Immigration and Race in the United States (2009, University of California Press).

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September 2014
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September 2014
Where does residential segregation come from, and why does it vary significantly across minority groups and country contexts? This report explores these questions and examines the policy tools that lawmakers on both sides of the Atlantic have used to address the segregation of immigrant groups.