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The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) works to advance and promote the University's expertise in the emerging field of superdiversity. We are the first institute in the UK and one of the first globally, to focus on superdiversity."

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How language differences are bridged in public-space social interactions

Susanne Wessendorf explains how language differences are skilfully bridged in public-space social interactions, for example at markets or in shops

Dialogue on intersectionality and superdiversity

Rachel Humphris (IRiS Associate Researcher) reports on the first roundtable of the IRiS Key Concepts Roundtable Series.

Why cracking down on illegal migration does not change net migration rate

Responding to the latest ONS data on net migration, David Cameron has announced his government strategy to address unauthorised migration.

Asylum crisis? What crisis?

With the monthly asylum application figures published today and these demonstrating a 527 reduction in the number of asylum seekers making their claims on British soil from 2751 in January 2015 and from 2370 the equivalent period last year, I find myself wondering why have the numbers decreased?

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