Venn diagram showing the key elements of research in the Impact of Diasporas projectThe Impact of Diasporas on the Making of Britain programme was driven by six linked projects incorporating some of the latest research in archaeology, genetics, history, linguistics, social psychology, and place-name studies.

  1. Surnames and the Y chromosome
  2. Modelling Migration
  3. Genetics and early British population history
  4. Immigration and indigenism in popular historical discourses
  5. Dialect in Diaspora:
  6. Home and away in early England

There are also a number of related projects.