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Divercities : understanding super-diversity in deprived and mixed neighbourhoods

Author: Stijn Oosterlynck; Gert Verschraegen; Ronald van Kempen
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, IL, USA : Policy Press, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This edited collection provides a comparative international perspective on superdiversity in cities, with explicit attention given to social inequality and social exclusion on a neighbourhood level. Focusing on the active and creative ways in which residents come together, the book uncovers the ways in which national and local contexts shape living in diversity.
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stijn Oosterlynck; Gert Verschraegen; Ronald van Kempen
ISBN: 1447338170 9781447338178
OCLC Number: 1011609163
Description: xiv, 249 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: Living with Diversity in Deprived and Mixed Neighbourhoods. Stijn Oosterlynck, Gert Verschraegen and Ronald van Kempen2. Diversity on the doorstep: living in socially and ethnically heterogeneous residential buildings in Geneva. Maxime Felder3. Neighbourhood diversity in London: local perspectives and practices. Jamie Kesten and Tatiana Moreira de Souza4. "Others" in diversified neighborhoods: What does social cohesion mean in diversified neighborhoods? A case-study in Istanbul. Ayda Eraydin5. Nurturing solidarity in diversity: complementary currencies as a transformative practice in Ghent, Belgium. Anika Depraetere, Bart Van Bouchaute, Stijn Oosterlynck and Joke Vandenabeele6. Interculturalism as Conservative Multiculturalism? New generations from an immigrant background in Milan, Italy, and the challenge to categories and boundaries. Eduardo Barberis7. Bringing inequality closer. A comparative outlook at socially diverse neighborhoods in Chicago and Santiago de Chile. Javier Ruiz-Tagle8. Ambiguities of vertical multiethnic coexistence in the city of Athens. Living together but unequally... Between Conflicts and Encounters. Dimitris Balampanidis and Panagiotis Bourlessas 9. Beyond the middle classes: Neighbourhood choice and satisfaction in the hyper-diverse contexts. Anouk K. Tersteeg and Ympkje Albeda10. Living with diversity or living with difference? International perspectives on everyday perceptions of the social composition of diverse neighbourhoods. Katrin Grossmann, Georgia Alexandri, Maria Budnik, Annegret Haase, Christian Haid, Christoph Hedtke, Katharina Kullmann and Galia Shokry
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