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Do Socio-Economic Separations Add to Ethnic Segregation?

Richard Harris and Ron Johnston

in Ethnic Segregation Between Schools: Is It Increasing or Decreasing in England?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529204780
eISBN:
9781529204889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529204780.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Most of the focus of this book has been on ethnic segregation, reflecting the discourse found in the media and prominent in government policy documents. However, there is a strong intersectionality ... More


Challenging the myth that ‘Minorities do not want to integrate’

Nissa Finney and Ludi Simpson

in 'Sleepwalking to segregation'?: Challenging myths about race and migration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420084
eISBN:
9781447303367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420084.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter asks whether there is a trend towards more same-ethnicity friendship groups and discusses what this can tell about desire for ethnic mixing. It considers housing aspirations of people ... More


Conclusion: Ethnic Segregation Is Not Increasing

Richard Harris and Ron Johnston

in Ethnic Segregation Between Schools: Is It Increasing or Decreasing in England?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529204780
eISBN:
9781529204889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529204780.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The book has examined ethnic segregation between English state schools and whether it has increased or decreased over the years since the last major data collection – the national Census of 2011. It ... More


Housing, spatial patterns and social cohesion

Peter Ratcliffe

in Promoting social cohesion: Implications for policy and evaluation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426956
eISBN:
9781447303084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426956.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter explores how housing policy should be evaluated in relation to the cohesion debate. It also reorientates housing-policy debates around the core theme of social, as distinct from ... More


A House Divided

Mary Jo Bane

in American Parishes: Remaking Local Catholicism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284351
eISBN:
9780823285952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284351.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Utilizing National Congregations Study data, this chapter paints a demographic portrait of American Catholic parishes in which Latinos are underrepresented and the affluent overrepresented, compared ... More


Cultural Integration: Redefining Identities in a Diverse Metropolis

Rafael Alarcón, Luis Escala, and Olga Odgers

in Making Los Angeles Home: The Integration of Mexican Immigrants in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520284852
eISBN:
9780520960527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284852.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter looks at the cultural integration of Mexican immigrants. In spite of exhausting work days, the immigrants take an active part in artistic, religious, and civic associations, centered ... More


Housing and the Public’s Health

Michael D. Stein and Sandro Galea

in Pained: Uncomfortable Conversations about the Public's Health

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197510384
eISBN:
9780197510414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510384.003.0043
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter explores the importance of housing for public health. There are ample data linking poor housing conditions to a broad range of infectious diseases, chronic diseases, injuries, childhood ... More


Introduction

Fernando Rios

in Panpipes & Ponchos: Musical Folklorization and the Rise of the Andean Conjunto Tradition in La Paz, Bolivia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190692278
eISBN:
9780190692315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190692278.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The opening section of this chapter introduces the reader to the Andean conjunto tradition, especially its Bolivian variant, and lays out the book’s three major contributions. The second section ... More


Jihadism in Europe: European Youth and the New Caliphate

Farhad Khosrokhavar

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197564967
eISBN:
9780197564998
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197564967.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

European jihadism is a multi-faceted social, political and cultural phenomenon, linked not only to the extremist behavior of a limited group but also to a broader crisis, including the lack of utopia ... More


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