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    Ethno-city


    Corcoran, Mary (2006) Ethno-city. In: Uncertain Ireland: a sociological chronicle, 2003-2004. Irish sociological chronicles; 5 . Institute of Public Administration, Dublin. ISBN 978-1-904541-39-4

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    Abstract

    Central Statistic Office figures demonstrate the growing diversity of the nation's population. In April 2004, the population stood at just over four million, the highest figure recorded since 1871. Nearly one-third of immigrants in the year ending April 2004 were nationals of countries outside the European Union or the United States. Since May 2004, the numbers coming from the newly joined EU member states have been in the tens of thousands. While these new immigrants are fanning out across the country to work in the manufacturing, agricultural and services sectors, their presence is increasingly visible in large urban centres like Dublin.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: Diversity; Immigrants; Ethnic; Ethnicity; Cultural diversity; Multiculturalism.
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
    Item ID: 1225
    Depositing User: Prof. Mary Corcoran
    Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2009 10:50
    Publisher: Institute of Public Administration
    Refereed: Yes
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