By Charles Landry,Phil Wood

In an international of accelerating mobility, how humans of other cultures dwell jointly is a key factor of our age, particularly for these liable for making plans and working towns. New considering is required on how varied groups can cooperate in effective concord rather than top parallel or adverse lives. coverage is usually ruled via mitigating the perceived unwanted effects of variety, and little suggestion is given to how a ?diversity dividend? or elevated leading edge potential will be achieved.

The Intercultural urban, in keeping with quite a few case reports around the globe, analyses the hyperlinks among city swap and cultural range. It attracts on unique examine within the US, Europe, Australasia and the united kingdom. It opinions prior and present coverage and introduces new conceptual frameworks. It presents major and sensible recommendation for readers, with new insights and instruments for practitioners equivalent to the ?intercultural lens?, ?indicators of openness?, ?urban cultural literacy? and ?ten steps to an Intercultural City?.

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