Immigration and Integration in Canada in the Twenty-first Century

Immigration and Integration in Canada in the Twenty-first Century

by John Biles, Meyer Burstein, James Frideres
     
 

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The book is divided into two sections. In the first section, authors review the current literature on the topic, using it to develop practical indicators that can be used to measure each group's relative success in integration. The second section addresses the context of various forms of integration, providing detailed information on Canada's integration efforts.

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The book is divided into two sections. In the first section, authors review the current literature on the topic, using it to develop practical indicators that can be used to measure each group's relative success in integration. The second section addresses the context of various forms of integration, providing detailed information on Canada's integration efforts. Together the two sections present broad overviews of issues related to integration.

Contributors include Christopher G. Anderson (McGill), Chedly Belkhodja (Université de Moncton), John Biles (Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Metropolis Project), Jerome H. Black (McGill), Meyer Burstein (international consultant), Hélène Destrempes (Université de Moncton), John Foote (Policy Research Group, Department of Canadian Heritage), James Frideres (University of Calgary), M. Sharon Jeannotte (Centre on Governance, University of Ottawa), Jack Jedwab (Association for Canadian Studies), Minelle Mahtani (University of Toronto), Patricia Rimok (Conseil des relations interculturelles, gouvernement du Québec), Ralph Rouzier (Conseil des relations interculturelles, gouvernement du Québec), Marjorie Stone (Dalhousie), Arthur Sweetman (Queen's University), and Casey Warman (Queen's).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781553392163
Publisher:
Mcgill-Queens University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Series:
Queen's Policy Studies Series
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author


John Biles is director of the Metropolis Project, Citizenship and Immigration Canada. Meyer Burstein is an international consultant working primarily in the field of migration, integration, and social policy. James Frideres is a professor in sociol

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