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Title Surveying ethnic minorities and immigrant populations : methodological challenges and research strategies / edited by Joan Font and Mónica Méndez.

Publication Info. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2013]


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Description 1 online resource (292 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series IMISCOE Research
IMISCOE research.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "What are the special problems involved in surveying immigrant populations and ethnic minorities? How can we ensure adequate representation of these growing groups in general population surveys? This book is the first to address these challenges in a systematic way. Experiences from eight Western countries, involving more than a dozen surveys, are used to explore difficulties in designing these types of surveys and some of the choices made to deal with them. The rich array of cases covered gives rise to valuable lessons, from local and national surveys, from well-funded surveys and those with limited means, and on a wide variety of topics ranging from politics to health"--Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Group identity.
Immigrants -- Research -- Europe -- Methodology.
Minorities -- Research -- Europe -- Methodology.
Demographic surveys -- Europe.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
Sociology and anthropology.
Demographic surveys. (OCoLC)fst00890138
Group identity. (OCoLC)fst00948442
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Indexed Term Sociology
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Font, Joan, editor.
Méndez, Mónica, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Surveying ethnic minorities and immigrant populations. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2013] 9789089645432 (DLC) 2013442098 (OCoLC)849907571
ISBN 9789048519187 (electronic book)
9048519187 (electronic book)
9789089645432 (paper)
9089645438 (paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000054196147
DEBBG BV043034402
DEBSZ 421239026
GBVCP 1003747051
NZ1 15495625

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