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The Construction of EqualitySyriac Immigration and the Swedish City$
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Jennifer Mack

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780816698691

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816698691.001.0001

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Urban Design from Below

(p.1) Introduction
The Construction of Equality

Jennifer Mack

University of Minnesota Press

The Introduction explores modernism, equality, and standardization in the development of European suburbs. I question the predominant narratives of post-utopian decline or, alternatively, grassroots resilience and place the book within the framework of studies of suburbs and questions of European immigration and integration. Mack positions Sweden in the context of its international status as an ideal place for asylum seekers and immigrants.

Keywords:   Syriac Orthodox Christians modernism immigration refugees suburban design architecture minorities

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