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CentrePiece article
Culture Clash or Culture Club? The Identity and Attitudes of Immigrants in Britain
Alan Manning and Sanchari Roy
June 2007
Paper No' CEPCP224:
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CentrePiece 12 (1) Summer 2007

Does Britain face a real threat from immigrants and minorities - particularly Muslims - who refuse to think of themselves as British? Alan Manning and Sanchari Roy have analysed data on the national identity and values of both immigrants and British-born people - and they conclude that fears of a 'culture clash' are seriously exaggerated.

This article summarises Culture Clash or Culture Club? The Identity and Attitudes of Immigrants in Britain, CEP Discussion Paper No.790