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According to Massey and Nancy, African Americans would prefer to choose a neighborhood with blacks even if they could afford to live in metropolitan areas and even in the whites’ suburbs. They argued that avoiding hostility and racism was the main influence for this preference (89). On the other hand, racial segregation among Hispanics and Asians dropped significantly over time. Hispanics and Asians preferred to desegregate as their incomes increased (Massey and Nancy 92).
According to Massey and Denton, persistence of racially polarized neighborhoods in America can be attributed to individual preferences. While blacks’ would go for neighborhoods with a significant number of own race individuals, Hispanics and Asians would choose neighborhoods based on their income levels. On the other hand, an undesirable stereo type about black neighbors explains the hostility of whites’ to sharing a neighborhood with
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