chapter  12
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The Virtue of Diversity

ByRolf Lindner

Diversity is, however, not a new phenomenon; indeed it has always enjoyed a privileged place which offers an ideal context for the field of Diversity Studies, i.e. the city. That which we emphatically refer to as urbanity is indeed Diversity Management in a generic sense: it embodies the city, the polis, as a forum for opinions and a place for encounters.