Composition, concentration and deprivation: exploring their association with social cohesion among different ethnic groups in the UK.

@article{Bcares2011CompositionCA,
  title={Composition, concentration and deprivation: exploring their association with social cohesion among different ethnic groups in the UK.},
  author={Laia B{\'e}cares and Mai Stafford and James Laurence and James Yzet Nazroo},
  journal={Urban studies},
  year={2011},
  volume={48 13},
  pages={2771-787}
}
Although studies in the US have shown an association between the ethnic residential composition of an area and reports of decreased social cohesion among its residents, this association is not clear in the UK, and particularly for ethnic minority groups. The current study analyses a merged dataset from the 2005 and 2007 Citizenship Survey to assess the evidence for an association between social cohesion and ethnic residential concentration, composition and area deprivation across different… CONTINUE READING