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Coverage of report 3 Overview and summary 4 Data 11 Definitions 13 Ethnic group 13 Partnership/union 13 Inter-ethnic versus co-ethnic partnerships or unions 13 Mixed ethnicity individuals and families 14 Children 15 Family 15 Introduction: Ethnicity and partnerships 16 Tables of results 19 Section 1: Background on family characteristics 19 Section 2:(More)
There has been extensive recent debate on the success or otherwise of 'multiculturalism'. One key claim has been that multiculturalism has undermined minority groups' willingness or ability to sign up to the national identity of the country in which they live. National identification is widely regarded in the literature as an important indicator of the(More)
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one copy of any article(s) in SHURA to facilitate their private study or for non-commercial research. You may not engage in further distribution of the material or use it for any profit-making activities or any commercial gain. Abstract The employment rates of both disabled people and those from minority ethnic groups are subject to substantial UK policy(More)
Disclaimer Any opinions expressed here are those of the author(s) and not those of the Institute of Education. Research published in this series may include views on policy, but the institute itself takes no institutional policy positions. DoQSS Workings Papers often represent preliminary work and are circulated to encourage discussion. Citation of such a(More)
There is evidence that teacher judgements and assessments of primary school pupils can be systematically biased. This paper tests the proposal that stereotyping plays a part in creating these judgement inequalities and is instrumental in achievement variation according to income-level, gender, special educational needs status, ethnicity, and spoken(More)
Bullying among school-aged children and adolescents is recognised as an important social problem, and the adverse consequences for victims are well established. However, despite growing interest in the socio-demographic profile of victims, there is limited evidence on the relationship between bullying victimisation and childhood disability. This article(More)
Research on multiple health behaviours is increasing but little is known about parental behaviours and how they covary. Our study investigates cigarette smoking, alcohol intake, fruit and vegetable (F&V) consumption and physical activity among mothers and co-resident partners in England. Using the UK Household Longitudinal Study, we examined (i) clustering(More)
Immigrants and ethnic minorities tend to have lower life satisfaction than majority populations. However, current understanding of the drivers of these gaps is limited. Using a rich, nationally representative data set with a large sample of ethnic minorities and matched neighbourhood characteristics, we test whether first and second generation minorities(More)