(noun) The movement of white people from urban areas into the suburbs.
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- Plural: white flights
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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “white flight.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved January 23, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/white-flight/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
white flight. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/white-flight/
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Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “white flight.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed January 23, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/white-flight/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“white flight.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 23 Jan. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/white-flight/>.