Dr. Henry Louis Taylor, Jr. research focuses on a
historical and contemporary analysis of distressed urban
neighborhoods, social isolation and race and class issues among
people of color, especially African Americans and Latinos.
Within this framework, Taylor’s research also focuses on
these issues in Cuba, the Caribbean Islands and Latin
America. Lastly, Taylor is concerned with the redevelopment
of shrinking cities and metropolitan cities, with a focus on
social, economic and racial justice.