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By Nora Fisher-Onar,Susan C. Pearce,E. Fuat Keyman,Çaglar Keyder,Sami Zubaida,Feyzi Baban,Charles King,Ilay Romain Örs,Amy Mills,Anna Bigelow,Kristen Sarah Biehl,Hande Paker

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Istanbul explores tips to reside with distinction in the course of the prism of an age-old, state of the art urban whose humans have lengthy faced the problem of sharing area with the opposite. situated on the intersection of exchange networks connecting Europe, Asia, and Africa, Istanbul is western and jap, northern and southern, spiritual and secular. inheritor of historical empires, Istanbul is the most efficient urban of a proud geographical region whilst it has turn into an international urban of firm firms, NGOs, and capital flows. 

instead of exploring Istanbul as one position at one time, the individuals to this quantity concentrate on the city’s adventure of migration and globalization over the past centuries. Asking what Istanbul teaches us approximately residing with humans whose hopes jostle with one’s personal, participants discover the increase, cave in, and fragile rebirth of cosmopolitan conviviality in a as soon as and destiny global urban. the result's a cogent, interdisciplinary alternate approximately an city area that's microcosmic of dilemmas of range throughout time and area.  
 

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