Everyday Multiculturalism

  • Amanda Wise
  • Selvaraj Velayutham

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: Multiculturalism and Everyday Life

    1. Amanda Wise, Selvaraj Velayutham
      Pages 1-17
  3. Neighbourhoods

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Giovanni Semi, Enzo Colombo, Ilenya Camozzi, Annalisa Frisina
      Pages 66-84
  4. Food

  5. Shopping

  6. Leisure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Heather Goodall, Stephen Wearing, Denis Byrne, Allison Cadzow
      Pages 177-196
  7. Everyday Solidarities, Everyday Politics

  8. Everyday Tensions

About this book


This book explores everyday lived experiences of multiculturalism in the contemporary world. Drawing on place-based case studies, contributions focus on encounters and interactions across cultural difference in super-diverse cities to explore what it means to inhabit multiculturalism in our everyday lives.


community environment identity interaction Nation politics

Editors and affiliations

  • Amanda Wise
    • 1
  • Selvaraj Velayutham
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Research on Social InclusionMacquarie UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.Department of SociologyMacquarie UniversityAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230244474
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2009
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-30297-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-24447-4
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