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THE INTERCULTURAL CITY Table of Contents Setting the scene 1. The urge to define, sort and categorize 1.1. A world of distinctions 1.2. Sorting and categorizing 1.3. Values and hierarchies 1.4. Simplicity and complexity 1.5. Breaking the unified canon 1.6. Diversity: The central dilemma of the age 2. The Context of Diversity 2.1. People on the Move 2.2. The Irrepressible urge for crosspollination 2.3. Exploring the landscape of diversity 2.3.1. The Cosmopolitan City 2.3.2. Diversity In Organisations 2.3.3. Innovation, Networks And Knowledge Diffusion 2.3.4. Culture Shock: Absorbing difference and diversity 2.3.5. Cultural diversity and public policy International Approaches The British approach Managing the city of difference 3. Living Apart: Segregation 3.1. A history of segregation 3.2. The Classic Ghetto 3.3. Ghettos, Enclaves and Citadels 3.4. The Assimilationist City 3.5. The Underclass 3.6. International variations 3.7. Good and Bad Segregation? 3.8. Emerging Forms of Segregation 3.8.1. A Place in the Sun? 3.8.2. Segregation in Cyberspace? 3.8.3. The Ecology of Micro-Segregation 4. Living together then: a short history of urban encounter 4.1. intercultural cities in history 4.2. Persepolis 4.3. Rome 4.4. T¿ang Dynasty China 4.5. Umayyid Cordoba 4.6. Constantinople 4.7. The Dutch Golden Age 4.8. Conclusion 5. Living Together Now: Modern Zones of Encounter 5.1. Why interact? 5.1.1. The case for social mixing 5.1.2. Contact Hypothesis 5.1.3. The Interaction Cycle 5.2. Zones of Encounter 5.2.1. Housing and Neighbourhoods 5.2.2. Education 184.108.40.206. The Classroom Environment 220.127.116.11. School Twinning 18.104.22.168. Carrot or Stick? 5.2.3. The Workplace 5.2.4. The Market Place 22.214.171.124. A history of intercultural trade 126.96.36.199. The nature of modern retailing 188.8.131.52. Shopping as social linking 184.108.40.206. Ethnicity and shopping behaviour 220.127.116.11. The intercultural service encounter 18.104.22.168. The market as meeting place 22.214.171.124. The language of food 5.2.5. Friends and Relations 126.96.36.199. Intimate interactions 188.8.131.52. Preconditions of contact 184.108.40.206. Meeting places 5.2.6. The Public Domain 220.127.116.11. public space On the Beach Out of Town In the Park Third Places 18.104.22.168. Public Institutions Museums Libraries 22.214.171.124. Sport 126.96.36.199. Arts 5.2.7. Cyberspace 188.8.131.52. Computer Mediated Communication 184.108.40.206. Social Software 220.127.116.11. Of Urban UbiComp and MMOGs 5.3. Summary 6. Diversity Advantage: the benefits of cross-cultural interaction Hybridity as a driver of innovation Hybrid innovators stateside Hybrid innovators in the UK Preconditions of Diversity Advantage 7. The city through an intercultural lens 7.1. Cultural Literacy 7.2. Seeing the World through an Intercultural Lens 7.2.1. A Capacity to Listen and Consult 7.2.2. City-making through an intercultural lens Masterplanning Interculturally A new skill set Making intercultural spaces 7.2.3. Education through an Intercultural Lens 8. A new intercultural citizenship 8.1. A system in crisis 8.2. Open society under threat 8.3. Forging a local intercultural citizenship 8.4. Harmony through conflict 8.5. Bridgers and Mixers: Intercultural city leadership 9. Indicators of openness and interculturalism 9.1. Apples with Pears? Comparing the approaches of international cities to diversity 9.2. The need for new indicators 9.3. Indicators of Openness 9.3.1. The openness of the institutional framework 9.3.2. The openness of the business environment 9.3.3. The openness of civil society 9.3.4. The openness of public space 9.4. Indicators of interculturalism. 9.5. New Questions and Answers 10. Conclusions: The ecology of the new civics 10.1. A Journey to the Intercultural City 10.2. Five Principles of an Intercultural City 10.3. Ten Steps to an Intercultural City Policy Bibliography Appendices Endnotes
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City and town life.