chapter  6
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Diversity Advantage: The Benefits of Cross-cultural Interaction

We have taken a long and comprehensive tour around the reasons why people choose to avoid each other and the many ways in which they might be encouraged to live together and cooperate. We have argued our belief that getting on and being intercultural is in every way preferable to moving apart, even while there are optimal levels of diversity and there are some – albeit transient – advantages to separation.