Unformatted text preview: lower quality neighborhoods that are less aesthetically pleasing and lacking in quality resources. This scenario may be the major reason for the disparity in health between different social groups in the US. In the horse and streetcar era mobility and accessibility were fairly equal among all social classes but as the freeway era developed we became highly reliant on highways and automobile travel. This allowed for a huge disparity to occur between the rich and the poor and makes it substantially more difficult for low-income citizens to seek the healthcare and proper resources they need....
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- Spring '10
- Automobile, Walking, low accessibility, high accessibility rating, streetcar era mobility