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The intercultural city : planning to make the most of diversity

Author: Phil Wood; Charles Landry
Publisher: London : Earthscan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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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. This book analyzes the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phil Wood; Charles Landry
ISBN: 9781844074372 1844074374 1844074366 9781844074365
OCLC Number: 171566845
Description: pages cm
Contents: Introduction: Setting the Scene * The Urge to Define, Sort and Categorize * The Context of Diversity * Living Apart: Segregation * Living Together Then: A Short History of Urban Encounter * Living Together Now: Modern Zones of Encounter * Diversity Advantage: The Benefits of Cross-cultural Interaction * The City Through an Intercultural Lens * A New Intercultural Citizenship * Indicators of Openness and Interculturalism * Conclusions: The Ecology of the New Civics * Index
Responsibility: Phil Wood, Charles Landry.

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'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 Read more...

 
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