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Sociology, PhD, The University of Chicago

… → 1997

Sociology, MA, The University of Chicago

… → 1994

Urban Studies-Sociology, BA, Columbia University

… → 1991

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bourgeoisie Social Sciences
school choice Social Sciences

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Grants 2007 2020

Research Output 1997 2016

15 Citations (Scopus)

Black Placemaking: Celebration, Play, and Poetry

Hunter, M. A., Pattillo, M. E., Robinson, Z. F. & Taylor, K. Y., Dec 1 2016, In : Theory, Culture and Society. 33, 7-8, p. 31-56 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public housing
large city
30 Citations (Scopus)

Everyday politics of school choice in the black community

Pattillo, M. E., Jan 1 2015, In : Du Bois Review. 12, 1, p. 41-71 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school choice


Pattillo, M. E., Nov 10 2015, Black Metropolis: A Study of Negro Life in a Northern City. Chciago, IL: University of Chicago Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Opportunity without Moving: Building Strong Neighborhoods Where People Can Stay If They Want To

Pattillo, M. E., Oct 2015, The Return of the Neighborhood as an Urban Strategy. Pagano, M. A. (ed.). Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, p. 37-63 (The Urban Agenda).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

14 Citations (Scopus)

Organizational “Failure” and Institutional Pluralism: A Case Study of an Urban School Closure

Deeds, V. & Pattillo, M. E., Jan 1 2015, In : Urban Education. 50, 4, p. 474-504 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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