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The history of immigration and racism in Canada : essential readings / edited by Barrington Walker.

Walker, Barrington, 1970- (Added Author).
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Location: Fennell STACKS JV7220 .H48 2008
Barcode: 30731101140550
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9781551303406
  • ISBN: 155130340X
  • Physical Description: 305 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Canadian Scholars' Press, c2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pt. I. Natives and Newcomers in Early "Canada" -- Ch. 1. Canada When Europeans Arrived / Olive Patricia Dickason -- Ch. 2. Slavery, the Loyalists, and English Canada, 1760-1801 / Robin W. Winks -- Ch. 3. Americans in Upper Canada, 1791-1812: "Late Loyalists" or Early Immigrants / Peter Marshall -- Ch. 4. Land and Settlement in Nova Scotia / James St. G. Walker -- Pt. II. Space and Racialized Communities -- Ch. 5. "We had no desire to be set apart": Forced Segregation of Black Students in Canada West Public Schools and Myths of British Egalitarianism / Kristin McLaren -- Ch. 6. Colonial Sojourners, 1858-1871 / Patricia E. Roy -- Ch. 7. Creating Outsiders, 1875-1903 / Kay J. Anderson -- Pt. III. Dangerous Others: Non-Citizens and the State -- Ch. 8. Two Acres and a Cow: "Peasant" Farming for the Indians of the Northwest, 1889-97 / Sarah A. Carter -- Ch. 9. European Immigrant Workers and Labour Protest in Peace and War, 1896-1919 / Donald Avery -- Ch. 10. "Mixing with People on Spadina": The Tense Relations between Non-Jewish Workers and Jewish Workers / Ruth A. Frager -- Ch. 11. Proletarian Ideology / Carmela Patrias -- Pt. IV. Gate-keeping: Enemies Without and Within -- Ch. 12. Racial Purity, Sexual Purity, and Immigration Policy / Mariana Valverde -- Ch. 13. Stemming the Flood of Defective Aliens / Angus McLaren -- Ch. 14. Evacuation / Peter W. Ward -- Ch. 15. Evacuation of the Japanese Canadians, 1942: A Realist Critique of the Received Version / J. L. Granatstein and Gregory A. Johnson -- Pt. V. Post-War Era: New Rights and New Racisms -- Ch. 16. "We weren't allowed to go into factory work until Hitler started the war": The 1920s to the 1940s / Dionne Brand -- Ch. 17. From Contadina to Woman Worker / Franca Iacovetta -- Ch. 18. Marginalized and Dissident Non-Citizens: Foreign Domestic Workers / Daiva K. Stasiulis and Abigail B. Bakan -- Ch. 19. Economic Exclusion of Racialized Communities - A Statistical Profile / Grace-Edward Galabuzi.
Subject: Canada > Race relations > History.
Racism > Canada > History.
Canada > Emigration and immigration > History.