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Social-Spatial Segregation free pdf 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 with a changing world. This volume will be essential reading for academics and practitioners in human geography, sociology, planning and public policy.

About Christopher D. Lloyd

Chris Lloyd, Senior Lecturer in Geography, University of Liverpool. He has published extensively on spatial analysis and population studies. Ian Shuttleworth, Senior Lecturer in Geography and Director of the NILS-RSU, Queen's University Belfast. His research and teaching focusses on population themes. David Wong, Professor of Geography, University of Hong Kong, and George Mason University, Virginia, US, has a research focus on segregation.

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Author : Christopher D. Lloyd
Publisher : Policy Press
Data Published : 01 August 2015
ISBN : 144730134X
EAN : 9781447301349
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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