Urban diversity and how to measure it : An operational definition of classes and scales

Conference object English OPEN
Sardari Sayyar, Sara; Marcus, Lars;
(2011)
  • Publisher: KTH, Stadsbyggnad
  • Subject: diversity | measurement tools | urban form | scale | categorization

Diversity as an essential factor for liveability, economic growth, and attractiveness in cities was stressed already half a century ago by Jane Jacobs (1961, 1969). Its importance has only grown and today, diversity is stated as fundamental for current creative societie... View more
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