Invited Policy Briefing for the EU Fundamental Rights Agency

McVie, S. (Invited speaker)

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Description

Presentation with Susan Wiltshire, 'Discrimination and Social Marginalisation amongst Muslim and Non-Muslim Youths: Initial Findings from a Comparative Study of Three EU Member States' Abstract: This paper presents the findings of a research study conducted by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) during 2008/09 in France, Spain and the United Kingdom, which surveyed 1,000 children between the ages of 12 and 18 (young people) in each of the three Member States – 3,000 took part in the research survey in total. The survey set out to explore possible relationships between young people’s experiences of discrimination and social marginalisation, including experiences of racism, and their attitudes towards and actual engagement in violent behaviours.
PeriodJan 2010
Event typeConference
LocationVienna, Austria