Social Interactions and Attitudes

How do different groups perceive the diversification of their cities, neighbourhoods, societies? How inclusive or exclusive are encounters and social interactions and what determines that?


Steven Vertovec


Becoming Jewish Berlin-style

Diversity and contact • DivCon

Diversity and the afterlives of welcome in Italian mountain towns

Diversity assent in urban Germany · DivA

ENCOUNTERS · ORA Joint Research Project "Muslim-Jewish encounter, diversity & distance in urban Europe: Religion, culture and social model"

How do migrants in Germany make sense of economic inequality?

Love in times of superdiversity - negotiating difference and diversity in intimacy and sexuality


Drouhot, L. G.; Schönwälder, K.; Petermann, S.; Vertovec, S.: Who supports refugees? Diversity assent and pro-refugee engagement in Germany. Comparative Migration Studies 11, (no 4), 2023: 1-21. DOI: 10.1186/s40878-023-00327-2   to project page

Harris, E.; Schönwälder, K.; Petermann, S.; Vertovec, S.: Diversity Assent: Conceptualisation and empirical application. Ethnic and Racial Studies, online first, 2023. DOI: 10.31235/   to project page

Everett, S. S.; Gidley, B. (eds): Jews and Muslims in Europe. Between Discourse and Experience. Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion, 13, 2022.   to project page

Nagel. A.-K.; Peretz, D.: Precarious Companionship. Discourses of Adversity and Commonality in Jewish-Muslim Dialogue Initiatives in Germany, in: Everett, Gidley (eds.) Jews and Muslims in Europe. Between Discourse and Experience. Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion, 13, 2022: 99-119. DOI: 10.1163/9789004514331_006   to project page

Vertovec, S.: Talking around super-diversity. Ethnic and Racial Studies 42 (1), 2019: 125-139. DOI: 10.1080/01419870.2017.1406128   to personal page

Samanani, F.: Convivality and its others: for a plural politics of living with difference. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 49 (9), 2022: 2109-2128. DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2022.2050190   to personal page

Samanani, F.: The long road: Hope, violence, and ethical register in London street culture. American ethnologist: a journal of the American Ethnological Society 49 (1), 2022: 64-76. DOI: 10.1111/amet.13067   to personal page

Biehl, K. S.: A dwelling lens: migration, diversity and boundary-making in an Istanbul neighbourhood. Ethnic and Racial Studies 43 (12), 2020: 2236-2254. DOI: 10.1080/01419870.2019.1668035   to personal page

Chimbidzikai, T.: “It’s a Big Umbrella”: Uncertainty, Pentecostalism, and the integration of Zimbabwe exemption permit immigrants in Johannesburg, South Africa. Migration and Society 4 (1), 2021: 163-171. DOI: 10.3167/arms.2021.040115   to personal page

Harris, E.: Educational divides and class-coalitions: How mainstream party voters divide and unite over immigration issues. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 49 (17), 2022: 4481-4500. DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2022.2134989   to personal page

Street, A.; Schönwälder, K.: Understanding support for immigrant political representation: evidence from German cities. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 47 (11), 2021: 2650-2667 (2021). DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2019.1576513   to project page

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