Names, Ethnicity and Populations

Tracing Identity in Space

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ISBN: 978-3-642-45412-7 (Print) 978-3-642-45413-4 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

  3. Theory: Identity and Names

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Chapter

      Pages 9-27

      Ethnicity, Language and Populations

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-47

      How We Got Our Names: Identity in Personal Names

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      Chapter

      Pages 49-80

      Surnames and Genetics

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-114

      Forenames and Social Stratification

  4. Methods: Name-Based Ethnicity Classifications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Chapter

      Pages 117-144

      Classifying Ethnicity Through People’s Names

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      Chapter

      Pages 145-182

      Naming Networks and Clustering

  5. Applications: Mapping Names and Ethnicity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Chapter

      Pages 185-216

      The Geography and Ethnicity of People’s Names

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      Chapter

      Pages 217-256

      How Segregated Are People’s Names in London?

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      Chapter

      Pages 257-259

      Conclusion

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 261-269