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Lived diversities: Space, place and identities in the multi-ethnic city

Charles Husband, Yunis Alam, Jorg Huettermann, and Joanna Fomina


This book is an interdisciplinary account of the context and lived experience of people within a multiethnic inner-city area. Given the current awkward juxtaposition of political scepticism about the possibility of multiculturalism as a viable policy for diverse societies; and the parallel concern about promoting social cohesion, this book provides rare concrete empirical data about the social background, current infrastructure and lived experience in a stigmatised inner city area. Linking current theory around the urban context and ethnic relations this book explores the history and current d ... More

Keywords: ethnic relations, urban policy, migration, civility, intergroup threat, multiculturalism, neighbourhood

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9781447315643
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2015 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447315643.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Charles Husband, author
University of Bradford, UK

Yunis Alam, author

Jorg Huettermann, author