Investigating neighbourhood life

Katharine Mumford and Anne Power

in East Enders

Published by Policy Press

Published in print May 2003 | ISBN: 9781861344960
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302179 | DOI:
Investigating neighbourhood life

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This chapter examines the neighbourhood life in these areas in the East End. The first is ‘West-City’ in Hackney, while the second is ‘East-Docks’ in Newham. The neighbourhoods are described in detail, and the research approach that is used to gather data in these locations. It shows how the families who had participated in the research process were found, and determines if these two neighbourhoods are different or not.

Keywords: neighbourhood life; Hackney; Newham; research approach

Chapter.  7434 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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