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Child Health and Migrant Parents in South-East Asia
(2013-12) - Journal item,
'Demonising discourse' : the Traveller Community's struggle against the elite voice of RTE
(2014-11-01) - Journal article,
As the Irish Government introduces a selection of changes to home defence law, through the Criminal Law (Defence and Dwelling) Act 2011, the Traveller Community, and the Ward-Nally case in particular, are regrettable ...
Are mixed-ethnic unions more likely to dissolve than co-ethnic unions? New evidence from Britain
(2012-05) - Journal article,
The increasing proportion of ethnic minorities in Britain has been paralleled by an increase in the occurrence of mixed-ethnic marriages between one White partner and an ethnic minority partner. Such marriages are thought ...
Human impact on an island ecosystem : pollen data from Sandoy, Faroe Islands
(2008-06) - Journal article,
Aim To investigate the form and dynamics of ecosystems on an isolated island in the North Atlantic before human settlement in the first millennium AD, and the effects of human activities thereafter. Location The island of ...
Alcohol use among very early adolescents in Vietnam : What difference does parental migration make?
(2013-12) - Journal article,
Little is known about the patterns of alcohol use among adolescents and the transmission of alcohol use behaviors from parents to children, including the passage into responsible and problem drinking, in the developing ...
Choice-based letting, ethnicity and segregation in England
(2011-11) - Journal article,
Choice-based letting (CBL) has been widely introduced to the social housing sector in England to give applicants more freedom in where they live. Concerns have been expressed that giving people more choice in residential ...
Blood, sex and trust: : The limits of the population-based risk management paradigm
(2014-03) - Journal article,
Blood screening is imperfect so Donor Health Check questionnaires (DHC) are used to defer those whose ‘behaviour’ suggests disproportionate risk of Blood Borne Infection (BBI). Taking the UK case, we compare deferment of ...
Right to buy … time to move? Investigating the moving behaviour of right to buy owners in the UK
(2013-03) - Journal article,
Part of the political argument in favour of the right to buy (RTB) was that it would stimulate the economy by encouraging the inter-regional mobility of those in public sector housing. This is the first study to examine ...
Geographical variations in fertility and transition to second and third birth in Britain
(2013) - Journal article,
Geographical variations in fertility have been observed within several countries in Northern Europe, with higher fertility in rural areas, smaller settlements and city suburbs. However, the processes underlying such fertility ...
Resilience and well-being among children of migrant parents in South-East Asia
(2012-09) - Journal article,
There has been little systematic empirical research on the well-being of children in transnational households in South-East Asia—a major sending region for contract migrants. This study uses survey data collected in 2008 ...