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2016

2016Health

Wyandotte County

DOWLOAD REPORT VIEW STORY MAPS For the past five years, Wyandotte County, Kansas, has consistently ranked last of the state’s 105 counties for social determinants of health, according to the annual County Health Rankings published by the Robert Woods Foundation. The Health Equity Action Transformation (H.E.A.T.) project is the culmination of curiosity and commitment of … Continue reading »
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2016

Two Lenses, One Goal

Understanding the Psychological and Structural Barriers People of Color Face in the Criminal Justice System By Kelly Capatosto, Research Associate   At the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, our mission is to ensure that all people and communities have the opportunity to succeed. As part of this mission, our Institute recognizes … Continue reading »

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Challenging Race as Risk: Implicit Bias in Housing

The ability to exercise agency over where one lives is a hallmark of freedom. And yet, this privilege has not been equally afforded to all. Race has been—and continues to be—a potent force in the distribution of opportunity in American society. Despite decades of civil rights successes and fair housing activism, who gets access to … Continue reading »

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2016

South Side Columbus: ‘Third Places’ Activity Book & Guide

The Kirwan Institute has engaged with over 400 South Side residents concerning their views on the South Side and we have learned that resources for child development and access to resources for personal and community economic development are important factors for securing an equitable South Side. Fortunately, the same third places that can provide powerful … Continue reading »

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2016Implicit Bias

2016 State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review

Download The Kirwan Institute is excited to publish the fourth edition of its annual State of the Science: Implicit Bias Review to deepen public awareness of implicit biases and the challenges they pose to a society that strives to treat all of its members equally. Research from the neuro-, social and cognitive sciences show that … Continue reading »

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