Finding Data: Data on Race, Ethnicity, Ethnic relations - Australia
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- Australian Data Archive (ADA)
Provides a national service for the collection and preservation of Australian digital research data. Free registration is required for access to datasets. Comprised of 7 sub-archives: ADA Social Science, ADA Historical, ADA Indigenous, ADA Longitudinal, ADA Qualitative, ADA Crime & Justice, and ADA International.
- Measurement of Cross-cutting Cleavages and Other Multidimensional Cleavage Structures
Contains 69 new indices for race, ethnicity, language, religion, income, and geography.
- Minorities at Risk (MAR) Project (1945+)
Tracks 282 politically-active ethnic groups throughout the world -- identifying where they are, what they do, and what happens to them. Focuses specifically on ethnopolitical groups, non-state communal groups that have "political significance" in the contemporary world because of their status and political actions. Political significance is determined by: (1) The group collectively suffers, or benefits from, systematic discriminatory treatment compared to other groups in a society and (2) The group is the basis for political mobilization and collective action in defense or promotion of its self-defined interests.
This page last updated: October 21, 2009