The Resource Understanding ethnic segregation in contemporary Britain, Jamie P. Halsall

Understanding ethnic segregation in contemporary Britain, Jamie P. Halsall

Label
Understanding ethnic segregation in contemporary Britain
Title
Understanding ethnic segregation in contemporary Britain
Statement of responsibility
Jamie P. Halsall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The population of ethnic minorities in Britain has rapidly increased over the last 60 years. The census count indicates that the ethnic population has grown from 3 million in 1991 to 4.6 million in 2001. Issues surrounding ethnic minorities have duly been concerned with education, employment and housing. In 2001, civil unrest erupted in England's northern mill towns. The inquiries concluded that white and British Asian communities were living parallel lives. This was seen to be a failure within the communities and of social policy. Segregation was cited as a contributory factor. Moreover, in 2
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
305.8009427/373
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
JC312
LC item number
.H35 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • European economic and political issues
  • Social issues, justice and status
Label
Understanding ethnic segregation in contemporary Britain, Jamie P. Halsall
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: setting the scene -- Ethnic minorities, segregation and community cohesion -- The British policy context -- Oldham's background -- Measuring Oldham's segregation in statistical terms -- Aspects of Oldham's Segregation -- Addressing Oldham's segregation -- Conclusion: a divided future?
Control code
ocn868963127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (179 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628087567
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
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.b3666473x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868963127
  • ebscoaca1628087560

Library Locations

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