Thursday, April 24, 2014

How Neighborhoods Affect Health, Well-being, and Young People’s Futures

Among the many potential factors reviewed in this brief, the evidence most consistently points to neighborhood social cohesion, informal social control, spatial mismatch, and exposure to environmental hazards, including violence, as important factors in how neighborhood affects personal outcomes.
Source: Wayne State University [via MacArthur Foundation]

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