Social Work Promoting Community and Environmental Sustainability
Gentrification -- Oregon -- Portland, Neighborhoods -- Oregon -- Portland
This chapter presents a lesson which includes a case study highlighting the social, economic, and environmental injustices associated with the gentrification of Northeast Portland, Oregon, US. The reader will then engage in an exercise, which includes reviewing the suggested video clip and news article segment highlighting experiences of families caught up in gentrification in Northeast Portland. Finally, the reader will work through the associated questions and activities to achieve the learning outcomes.
Locate the Document
Brennan, Eileen M.; Jones, Kevin; and Bender, Ryan Elizabeth, "Gentrification and Displacement: An Environmental Justice Challenge For Social Work in Urban Environments" (2017). Social Work Faculty Publications and Presentations. 155.