© 2011

Global Migration, Ethnicity and Britishness

  • Tariq Modood
  • John Salt

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Part 1

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Tariq Modood, John Salt
      Pages 3-13
    3. John Salt
      Pages 14-39
  3. Part 2

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Steve Fenton, Tariq Modood, Claire Smetherham
      Pages 108-131
  4. Part 3

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Nabil Khattab, Ibrahim Sirkeci, Ron Johnston, Tariq Modood
      Pages 153-176
    3. Claire Dwyer, Tariq Modood, Gurchathen Sanghera, Bindi Shah, Suruchi Thapar-Björkert
      Pages 177-204
    4. Varun Uberoi, Nasar Meer, Tariq Modood, Claire Dwyer
      Pages 205-224
    5. Tariq Modood, John Salt
      Pages 248-268
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 269-281

About this book


Exploring the most topical issues around migration and integration in relation to Britain, this book, now in paperback, examines people smuggling and the elite labour migration that is becoming a feature of Britain. It also examines the concepts of social capital, social cohesion and Britishness that are being used to critique multiculturalism.


capital desegregation globalization Integration labor market migration Minorities mobility Nation religion Segregation social capital

Editors and affiliations

  • Tariq Modood
    • 1
  • John Salt
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BristolUK
  2. 2.University College LondonUK

About the editors

ALI AHMAD Research Assistant, Migration Research Unit, University College London, UK CLAIRE DWYER Lecturer and Deputy Director of the Migration Unit, Department of Geography, University College London, UK STEVE FENTON Professor of Sociology, Bristol University, UK RON JOHNSTON Professor of Geography, University of Bristol, UK NABIL KHATTAB Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel KHALID KOSER Lecturer in Human Geography at University College London, UK ROBIN MANN Research Fellow, School of Social Sciences, Bangor University, UK TARIQ MODOOD Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy and founding Director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship, University of Bristol, UK JOHN SALT Emeritus Professor and Director of the Migration Research Unit, University College London, UK GURCHATHEN SANGHERA Lecturer, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, UK BINDI SHAH Lecturer, University of Southampton, UK IBRAHIM SIRKECI Reader in Demography, Department of Marketing, Strategy & Law, European Business School London, UK CLAIRE SMETHERHAM Honorary Fellow, University of Bristol, UK SURUCHI THAPAR-BJÖRKERT Senior Lecturer, Department of Government, Uppsala University, Sweden VARUN UBEROI Lecturer in the School of Social Sciences, Brunel University, UK PETER WOOD Former Lecturer, Department of Geography, University College London, UK

Bibliographic information


"The major strength of this volume is its wide-ranging use of quantitative and qualitative data and engagement with the confluent global processes defining the ethnic fabric of Britain's academic and employment sectors...the book can readily be recommended as an important contribution on ethnicity in Britain." - Political Studies