Article

The changing nature of Glasgow's ethnic-minority community

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Citation

Bowes A, McCluskey J & Sim D (1990) The changing nature of Glasgow's ethnic-minority community. Scottish Geographical Magazine, 106 (2), pp. 99-107. https://doi.org/10.1080/00369229018736782

Abstract
This paper draws on a research study carried out for Glasgow District Council and updates previous work in the city. It shows a rise in ethnic-minority population to over 19,000, still concentrated in the inner city but with increasing desegregation into council housing and new private estates. Attitudes to council housing are changing and tenure aspirations are increasingly similar to those of whites. The majority of the minority population is Pakistani in origin and families are quite large. The majority of those in employment are self-employed.

Keywords
Glasgow; ethnic minorities; Asians; housing

Journal
Scottish Geographical Magazine: Volume 106, Issue 2

StatusPublished
Publication date31/12/1990
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/10612
PublisherTaylor and Francis
ISSN0036-9225

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Professor Alison Bowes
Professor Alison Bowes

Professor, Dementia and Ageing