The Intercultural City: Planning for Diversity Advantage
'This book reminds us - with both proof and passion - that there can be no truly creative or competitive cities without first having curiosity compassion conviviality and cooperation.' Richard Florida author of The Rise of the Creative Class 'A much-needed addition to the literature.' Kathy Pain director of Globalization and World Cities Spatial Planning Unit Loughborough University In a world of increasing mobility how people of different cultures live together is a key issue of our age especially for those responsible for planning and running cities. New thinking is needed on how diverse com.
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Setting the Scene
Chapter 1 The Urge to Define Sort and Categorize
Chapter 2 The Context of Diversity
A Short History of Urban Encounter
Modern Zones of Encounter
The Benefits of Crosscultural Interaction
Chapter 7 The City Through an Intercultural Lens
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