Marc J. Dunkelman


Marc J. Dunkelman, a fellow at Brown University’s Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, is the author of The Vanishing Neighbor: The Transformation of American Community.

Next-Door Strangers

from The Meaning of Cities, Volume 19, Number 2

Within cities themselves, new wealth has been greeted with great fanfare—except by those who see gentrification as a threat to the communities that remained during the decades of white flight.