Canadian Perspectives on Immigration in Small Cities by Glenda Tibe Bonifacio,Julie L. Drolet
By Glenda Tibe Bonifacio,Julie L. Drolet
This publication examines immigration to small towns all through Canada. It explores the particular demanding situations caused via the inflow of individuals to city groups which usually have under 100,000 residents.
The essays are prepared into 4 major sections: partnerships, assets, and capacities; identities, belonging, and social networks; well-being, politics, and variety, and Francophone minority groups. Taken jointly, they supply a entire, multi-disciplinary standpoint at the modern realities of immigration to small city locations.
Readers will realize how diversified teams of migrants, immigrants, and Francophone minorities confront systemic discrimination; how cost organisations and firms advance precise techniques for negotiating constrained assets and embracing possibilities led to via altering demographics; and the way small towns work flat out to improve inclusive groups and reply to social exclusions.
In addition, each one essay contains a case research that highlights the subject lower than dialogue in a specific urban or zone, from Brandon, Manitoba to the Thompson-Nicola area in British Columbia, from Peterborough, Ontario to the Niagara Region.
As a supplement to metropolitan-based works on immigration in Canada, this assortment bargains a huge measurement in migration reports that might be of curiosity to lecturers, researchers, in addition to policymakers and practitioners engaged on immigrant integration and settlement.
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