Asking Ethnic Questions: some hows, whys and wherefores

Ballard, Roger

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This paper explores the way in which the concepts of 'Ethnic group' and 'Race' were operationalised in the 1991 Census of the UK, and explores the far-reaching impact which these conceptualization have had on the character of published Census data.

Document type: Article
Date: 1998
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 26 February 2009
Faculties / Institutes: Organisations / Associations / Foundations > Centre for Applied South Asian Studies (CASAS)
DDC-classification: Customs, etiquette, folklore
Controlled Subjects: Großbritannien, Ethnische Gruppe, Volkszählung
Uncontrolled Keywords: Zensus, Great Britain , Ethnic Group , Census
Subject (classification): Anthropology
Countries/Regions: other countries
Series: Subjects > CASAS Online Papers: Plural Britain
Volume: 12