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Ethnicity, class and aspiration [electronic resource] : Understanding London's new East End.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781847426512Publication details: Bristol : The Policy Press, 2011.ISBN:
  • 9781847426529
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ethnicity, class and aspiration : Understanding London's new East EndDDC classification:
  • 306.09421
LOC classification:
  • DA685 .E1 B88 2011
Online resources:
Contents:
Ethnicity, class and aspiration; Contents; List of tables, figures and illustrations; Acknowledgements; About the authors; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: the social transformation of East London; 2. Changing economy and social structure of East London; 3. Changing ethnic and housing market structure of East London; 4. Moving on, moving out, moving up: aspiration and the minority ethnic suburbanisation of East London; 5. Social reproduction: issues of aspiration and attainment; 6. The limits to parental decision making under conditions of constrained choice
7. Reputation and working the system8. Conclusions: achieving aspiration?; References; Index;
Summary: An analysis of the aspirations of different groups living in East London and the strategies they have used to improve their status.
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Ethnicity, class and aspiration; Contents; List of tables, figures and illustrations; Acknowledgements; About the authors; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: the social transformation of East London; 2. Changing economy and social structure of East London; 3. Changing ethnic and housing market structure of East London; 4. Moving on, moving out, moving up: aspiration and the minority ethnic suburbanisation of East London; 5. Social reproduction: issues of aspiration and attainment; 6. The limits to parental decision making under conditions of constrained choice

7. Reputation and working the system8. Conclusions: achieving aspiration?; References; Index;

An analysis of the aspirations of different groups living in East London and the strategies they have used to improve their status.