We hypothesized that scientists of different races and ethnicities with similar research records and affiliations would have similar likelihoods of being awarded research grants to test this the number of first-authored papers by the applicant had no significant effect on the award probability, regardless of race or ethnicity. The status of the concepts of 'race' and 'ethnicity' as research tools are rarely considered and there is poor consistency in terminology this paper gives an overview of the research literature and raises questions about the validity of 'race' and 'ethnicity' as epidemiological variables the tendency to collect. Besides, it demonstrates that although authors tended to see race or ethnicity as important and significant in their research, they rarely defined or operational the concepts adequately besides, it briefly explores how race became a part of our sociological and philosophical and argues that in this article we. Racial and ethnic disparities in health care: a position paper of the american college of physicians free affect the quality of care of minority patients, research indicates that health care providers' diagnostic decisions, as well as their feelings about patients, are influenced by patients' race or ethnicity. Introduction this theme paper summarises the ethnicity, religion, national identity and languages of poole's residents in 2011 using data from the latest census it is very much a top-level paper deeper analyses will be possible when further data releases become available.
Is a fully peer reviewed journal with an impressive international reputation and focus as a genuinely cross-disciplinary journal centred on sociology and p. This article focuses on the connections between race, ethnicity, and family in the context of sociological study it explores. Research to identify the specific needs of minority ethnic groups parenting alone in ireland open (one parent exchange network) combat poverty agency working paper series 10/01 isbn: 987 -1- 905485-99-4 march 2010.
Accounting research has struggled with how ethnicity is to be understood in relation to concepts such as nation and nationality and how ethnicity may impact on accounting and auditing practices, behaviours, education and professional values these themes are explored and developed in the papers presented in this. The concept of ethnicity has a long and contentious history in the social sciences questions of the emergence, the function, and the consequences of ethnic affiliation are all of great concern the major events of the 20th c, decolonization , partitioning, and immigration, have driven considerable research into the twin. This issue paper explains the omb system and describes how the research staff will use it for the commission‟s demo- graphic diversity research purposes it also identifies potential problems in maintaining consistency and ways to resolve them1 how does omb guide federal agencies in defining race and ethnicity.
Assessing ethnicity in new zealand health research abstract aims: the present paper investigated the patterns and criteria reported for categorisation of ethnicity in a sample of health research reports which made comparisons between maori and non- maori methods: a total of 98 research reports, which made. Are ambiguous authors should be particularly careful about using these categories22 in most research on race, ethnicity, and health published in english (which includes most such work in the united states and the united kingdom), the companson group has been the majority (white) population'0'1 in this paper we. The gender and ethnicity attainment gap research project – executive summary debby cotton, rosemary george & mel joyner, december 2010 introduction: in the context of a government target to achieve 50% participation in higher education in the uk (labour party manifesto, 2001), the success rates of different.