Antwerp City Book

Antwerp

Antwerp, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of more than half a million inhabitants. As the largest city of the Flemish region in the north of Belgium,
Athens City Book

Athens

The City of Athens, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of approximately 664,000 inhabitants (the metropolitan area of Athens, however, is home to 3.8 million inhabitants). Athens
Budapest City Book

Budapest

Budapest, the focus of this book, is a diverse city with a population of about 1.7 million inhabitants. It is the largest city in Hungary and also one of the most important economic, political and
Copenhagen City Book

Copenhagen

This book is focused on Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. Copenhagen is by far the largest city in Denmark; it is also the most diverse city. The city was historically the centre of the army,
Istanbul City Book

Istanbul

In this book, we introduce findings from the case study area, Beyoglu, which is one of the districts with a diversified population in Istanbul. It has a long diversity legacy since it has hosted various
Leipzig City Book

Leipzig

Among DIVERCITIES’ case studies, Leipzig represents a special case, because it has undergone radical changes after 1990, like other post-socialist cities (Budapest, Warsaw, Tallinn), but these are not institutionally embedded in the reunification with western
London City Book

London

This book examines the relationships between growing economic, social, and cultural diversity in London and the city’s planning, governance, and development. It explores the ways in which debates over ‘diversity’ have been framed in political
Milan City Book

Milan

Milan, the focus of this book, currently has 3.2 million inhabitants in the metropolitan administrative area, and 1.3 million in the municipality. It is a highly diverse city in terms of population: 13.1% of residents
Paris City Book

Paris

Paris, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of about 2.24 million inhabitants, making it the largest municipality in France. It is located on the river Seine, in
Rotterdam City Book

Rotterdam

Rotterdam, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of about 620,000 inhabitants. The former industrial city is one of Europe’s most important ports (the largest cargo port in
Tallinn City Book

Tallinn

Tallinn, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of about 430,000 inhabitants. The main dimension of diversity in Tallinn pertains to ethnic diversity, but we also explore other
Toronto City Book

Toronto

Unlike many European cities, Toronto takes a positive approach to diversity, as re ected in its o cial slogan: Diversity our Strength. Nonetheless, Toronto’s approach has also been criticized for utilizing diversity as a marketable

Warsaw

Thee area under investigation – Praga Północ is one of eighteen administrative districts in Warsaw. It is characterized by large variations in social and economic status of its inhabitants. It also shows signs of various
Zurich City Book

Zurich

Zurich, the focus of this book, is a highly diverse city with a current population of over 400,000 inhabitants. Of the city’s population, 32% are foreign nationals coming from 169 nations, and 61% of residents