Tagged: social diversity

Social diversity is both a condition—the fact that social groups with different characteristics share the same territory—and a process—the act of facilitating the cohabitation on a particular territory of groups that are diversified in terms of age, nationality, professional status, and income, in order to ensure a more balanced population distribution. Considered from the standpoint of either meaning, the concept is vague and subject to debate and controversy. It can be used profitably to justify major housing policy initiatives, yet at the same time stands accused of increasing social and ethnic segregation.

Social diversity

Social diversity

“Social diversity is both a condition—the fact that social groups with different characteristics share the same territory—and a process—the act of facilitating the cohabitation on a particular territory of groups that are diversified in...