Exploring the Dissimilarity Index with GIS

Exploring the Dissimilarity Index with GIS

Exploring the Dissimilarity Index with GIS - Instructor's Guide

The Dissimilarity Index is a wll-known measure of racial segregation.  This activity will lead students through the steps of caluclating the index and interpreting the results using GIS with the ArcMap software application. 

This documents contains the instructors guide to  the  "Exploring the Dissimilarity Index with GIS" activity. 

Contents:

  • Information about the scope and content of the activity
  • Directions for using the Data Preparation Module and Activity Module
  • Recommended readings
  • Activity Questions
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