SPEAKER-ETHNICITY AND INTERACTION IN ENGLAND: ANALYSES OF ISOLATION IN CHIEF SOCIAL DOMAINS

Posted On Jul 27 2012 by

Increased ethnic diversity is a phenomenon with which many nations or states are now becoming familiar. Where such an emergence is long-standing within a region or country, a notion of high racial inter-mixing (as an everyday norm) may consequentially be ascribed by outsiders. This study shows that while popular claims of liberalism may exist, national policies and ethnic biases, with respect immigration etc., variously differ to suggest something else. The work confirms that national statistics can play a meaningful role in identifying social change, in terms of make-up. It further shows, in contrast, how those data do nothing to uncover …