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Lisa Damour and Mark Joseph Book Talk

Date: Mon. March 14th, 2016, 4:30 pm-6:00 pm
Location: Linsalata Alumni House, 11310 Juniper Road Cleveland OH

Join Faculty Associates Lisa Damour and Mark Joseph as they discuss their recently released books: Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions Into Adulthood (Damour) and Integrating the Inner City: The Promise and Perils of Mixed-Income Public Housing Transformation (Chaskin and Joseph).

 

Lisa Damour

Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood introduces a new way for parents to talk about- and with- teenage girls by outlining seven distinct developmental strands that girls must navigate as they become adults and helping parents make sense of girls’ sometimes confusing or challenging adolescent behavior.

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Lisa Damour, PhD
Director, Laurel School’s Center for Research on Girls
Clinical Instructor, Case Western Reserve University

 

Mark Joseph

Integrating the Inner City: The Promise and Peril of Mixed-Income Public Housing Transformation examines Chicago’s Plan for Transformation, a public- private venture to transform high-poverty public housing complexed into mixed-income developments, the largest-scale such effort in the U.S. Chaskin and Joseph find that while considerable progress has been made in dramatically transforming the complexes physically, the social environment in the new developments is generally characterized by the continued exclusion and marginalization of the low-income residents, which illuminates the challenges and limitations of mixed-income communities as a solution to urban poverty. Integrating the Inner City.cover

 

Mark Joseph, PhD
Director, National Initiative on Mixed- Income Communities
Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University

 

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The Schubert Center Conversation Series connects CWRU faculty, students and staff, visiting researchers, practice and policy experts, and community members whose work impacts children, young people, and families. This years series is “All Our Children: Healthy Inside and Out.” This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. 

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