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New article about collaborative planning published!

Planning post-summurbia: From spontaneous pragmatism to collaborative planning? Moravian Geographical Reports, 2015, 23(4), p 36-46 Mari Nuga, Pille Metspalu, Anette Org, Kadri Leetmaa Abstract: The possibilities to apply collaborative planning frameworks in formerly strictly planned areas that have experienced spontaneous … Continue reading

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Book about segregation in 13 European capital cities published

“Socio-Economic Segregation in European Capital Cities. East Meets West” Edited by: Tiit Tammaru, Szymon Marcińczak, Maarten van Ham and Sako Musterd Routledge 2015 The rich and the poor are living at increasing distance from each other, and this is threatening the … Continue reading

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New article about studying abroad

Does Ethnicity Matter in Intentions to Study Abroad: Analysis of High School Students in Estonia Enel Pungas, Kadri Täht, Anu Realo and Tiit Tammaru   Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, DOI:10.1080/1369183X.2015.1059739 Abstract: This paper examines factors that shape intentions … Continue reading

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New article published

“Changing patterns of residential and workplace segregation in the Stockholm metropolitan area” Szymon Marcińczak, Tiit Tammaru, Magnus Strömgren & Urban Lindgren Urban Geography, 2015.  DOI: 10.1080/02723638.2015.1012364 Abstract: Immigrant–native segregation is present in the spaces in which individuals from different ethnic/racial groups … Continue reading

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Dr. Daniel B. Hess will study socialist-era housing in Baltic States

Dr. Daniel B. Hess from the School of Architecture and Planning in Buffalo, New York will join our research team  for two years in January 2016. Daniel B. Hess was awarded through the European Commission’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions program to foster transnational and … Continue reading

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“Mitmekesine Põhja-Tallinn” näituse avamine 02.12

Oled oodatud DIVERCITIES projekti raames läbi viidud fotokonkursi „Mitmekesine Põhja-Tallinn“ näituse avamisele 02. detsembril algusega kell 19 Kamamajas Põhja-Tallinnas. DIVERCITIES on Euroopa Komisjoni rahastatud 7. Raamprogrammi uurimisprojekt, mis hõlmab 14 Euroopa linna ning mida juhib meie hea koostööpartner prof. Ronald … Continue reading

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New articles published!

“Strategies to Cope with Shrinkage in the Lower End of the Urban Hierarchy in Estonia and Central Germany” Kadri Leetmaa, Agnes Kriszan, Mari Nuga & Joachim Burdack (2015). European Planning Studies, 23(1), Special Issue: Responding to Tough Times: Policy and … Continue reading

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New article published: “Ethnic segmentation in leisure time activities in Estonia”

“Ethnic segmentation in leisure time activities in Estonia” Kristiina Kamenik, Tiit Tammaru, Ott Toomet Leisure Studies, published online July 22 http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/3YTWJWK2x5cuD85gSPZb/full This paper examines the differences between the leisure time activities of members of the minority and majority populations of Estonia. … Continue reading

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3rd Meeting DIVERCITIES Consortium Tallinn, 29 June – 1 July 2014

3rd meeting DIVERCITIES Consortium will be held in Tallinn, 29 June – 1 July 2014. The developments and results of current report and the following strategy for the next will be discussed. Also, presentations will be carried out regarding said … Continue reading

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New article published: „Safe life in the suburbs?Crime and perceptions of safety in new residential developments in Prague’s hinterland, Czech Republic”

Safe life in the suburbs?Crime and perceptions of safety in new residential developments in Prague’s hinterland, Czech Republic Jana Temelová, Jakub Novák & Jana Jíchová European Urban and Regional Studies, Published online June 11 http://eur.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/06/10/0969776414534254 Despite a rich body of … Continue reading

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