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Social-spatial segregation: Concepts, processes and outcomes

Christopher D. Lloyd, Ian G. Shuttleworth, and David W. Wong


This edited volume brings together leading researchers from the United States, the United Kingdom and Europe to look at the processes leading to segregation and its implications. With a methodological focus, the book explores new methods and data sources that can offer fresh perspectives on segregation in different contexts. It considers how the spatial patterning of segregation might be best understood and measured, outlines some of the mechanisms that drive it, and discusses its possible social outcomes. Ultimately, it demonstrates that measurements and concepts of segregation must keep pace ... More

Keywords: Segregation, Population change, Migration

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9781447301356
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2015 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447301356.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Christopher D. Lloyd, editor
University of Liverpool, UK

Ian G. Shuttleworth, editor

David W. Wong, editor

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One Introduction

Christopher D. Lloyd, Ian G. Shuttleworth and David W.S. Wong


Two Segregation matters, measurement matters1

Ron Johnston, Michael Poulsen and James Forrest

Four Measuring neighbourhood segregation using spatial interaction data

Christopher D. Lloyd, Gemma Catney and Ian G. Shuttleworth

Five Micro-geography of segregation: evidence from historical US census data

Antonio Páez, Fernando A. López Hernández, Manuel Ruiz and John Logan

Seven Analysing segregation using individualised neighbourhoods

John Östh,1 Bo Malmberg and Eva K. Andersson


Nine Perspectives on social segregation and migration

Ian G. Shuttleworth, Myles Gould and Paul Barr


Seventeen Conclusion

Christopher D. Lloyd, Ian G. Shuttleworth and David W.S. Wong

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