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Etan Diamond is a senior research associate. An urban and religious historian, he studies changes in the Indianapolis religious and urban landscapes since World War II. He is writing a book about metropolitan growth and religious change in Indianapolis after 1950. He has particular interest in using new methods and technology to study the past. He has developed GIS databases for census data from 1930 to 1990, and for Indianapolis' religious congregations from 1930 to 1990. Diamond's And I Will Dwell in Their Midst: Orthodox Jews in Suburbia (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press), will be published in 2000. He has a Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.

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