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Socio-spatial factors associated with ethnic inequalities in districts of England and Wales, 2001–2011. / Lymperopoulou, Kitty; Finney, Nissa.

In: Urban Studies, Vol. 54, No. 11, 01.08.2017, p. 2540-2560.

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Lymperopoulou, K., & Finney, N. (2017). Socio-spatial factors associated with ethnic inequalities in districts of England and Wales, 2001–2011. Urban Studies, 54(11), 2540-2560. DOI: 10.1177/0042098016653725

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Lymperopoulou K, Finney N. Socio-spatial factors associated with ethnic inequalities in districts of England and Wales, 2001–2011. Urban Studies. 2017 Aug 1;54(11):2540-2560. Available from, DOI: 10.1177/0042098016653725

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Lymperopoulou, Kitty; Finney, Nissa / Socio-spatial factors associated with ethnic inequalities in districts of England and Wales, 2001–2011.

In: Urban Studies, Vol. 54, No. 11, 01.08.2017, p. 2540-2560.

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