Thomas, Paul, Rogerson, Michelle, Macklin, Graham, Christmann, Kris and Busher, Joel (2015) Understanding Concerns about Community Relations in Kirklees. Project Report. Univesrity of Huddersfield, Huddersfield.

This study examined attitudes and dispositions towards greater ethnic and religious diversity, as well as community relations more generally, among residents of predominantly white British neighbourhoods. It also examined people’s attitudes and responses to anti-minority protest by groups like the English Defence League (EDL) and towards cohesion policy and practices.

A mixed methods design was used combining a (non-representative) household survey (n=434) in four selected research sites (three areas in north Kirklees, one area in south Kirklees) with six key informant interviews (across key institutions) and fifteen focus group discussions (across age-ranges and localities) with local people


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