Integration--slow but steady

February 1994
U.S. News & World Report;2/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p8
Comments on a study in the February 1994 issue of `American Sociological Review' which finds residential segregation on the wane. Gives specifics on the University of Michigan survey which shows metropolitan areas less segregated in 1990 than in 1980.


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