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Unformatted text preview: - Most noteworthy concentration - Corktown (Irish) in area bounded by Main St. E, James st s, wellington St S, escarpment 20th Century:- Concentrations of Italian and Portuguese immigrants in inner city (north of CBD) in early post WW2 decades- Concentration of Viet immigrants in inner city in 1970s- as 2006 Census, tracts with highest percentage of immigrants located in east end of Hamilton, eg. Riverdale neighborhood - Ethnic Origins (%) 2006 English 27.9 Canadian 21.7 Scottish 19.8 Irish 16.2 Italian 11.8 German 9.6 French 8.5 Polish 5.6 Summary- Character and form of the city are influenced by social, and economic, political, ideological and technological forces at all geographic scales- These forces are subject to change over time- As a result, the form and character of the city change over time, eg Early 20th century city vs early 21st century city...
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- Fall '11
- Dr. Peace
- Geography, 21st century, inner city