Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Canada's diverse peoples [electronic resource] : a reference sourcebook / J.M. Bumsted.

By: Bumsted, J. M.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Ethnic diversity within nations: Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2003Description: 1 online resource (xix, 361 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 1576076733 (e-book); 9781576076736 (e-book); 1280711035; 9781280711039.Subject(s): Ethnology -- Canada -- History | Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History | Canada -- Ethnic relations -- History | Canada -- Race relations -- History | Canada -- Population -- Ethnic groups -- History | Ethnologie -- Canada -- Histoire | Canada -- �Emigration et immigration -- Histoire | Canada -- Relations interethniques | Canada -- Relations raciales | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies | Etnische groepen | Etnische betrekkingen | Immigratie | Ethnologie | Groupe ethnique | Histoire | Immigration | Relations interethniques | CanadaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Canada's diverse peoples.DDC classification: 305.8/00971 Other classification: 15.85 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The first immigrants: the Aboriginal people before 1500 -- The "founding peoples" -- French Canadians, Acadians, M�etis, and first nations, 1760-1815 -- Yankees, loyalists, and highland Scots, 1759-1815 -- Imimigration to British North America, 1815-1867 -- Immigration and immigration policy, 1867-1914 -- Two wars and a depression, 1914-1945 -- An immigration from Europe, 1946-1962 -- Redefining immigration and ethnic/cultural policy, 1960-1975 -- Since 1975 -- The new ethnic groups in Canada since 1967 -- The future.
Summary: From Canada's profound racism in the 19th and early 20th centuries to its radical shift in immigration policy in the 1960s, this one-of-a-kind reference explores the past 1,000 years of ethnicity in Canada.--Publisher's description.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.

From Canada's profound racism in the 19th and early 20th centuries to its radical shift in immigration policy in the 1960s, this one-of-a-kind reference explores the past 1,000 years of ethnicity in Canada.--Publisher's description.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The first immigrants: the Aboriginal people before 1500 -- The "founding peoples" -- French Canadians, Acadians, M�etis, and first nations, 1760-1815 -- Yankees, loyalists, and highland Scots, 1759-1815 -- Imimigration to British North America, 1815-1867 -- Immigration and immigration policy, 1867-1914 -- Two wars and a depression, 1914-1945 -- An immigration from Europe, 1946-1962 -- Redefining immigration and ethnic/cultural policy, 1960-1975 -- Since 1975 -- The new ethnic groups in Canada since 1967 -- The future.

Description based on print version record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

Canada's diverse peoples by Bumsted, J. M. ©2003
Canada's diverse peoples by Bumsted, J. M. ©2003
Canada's diverse peoples by Bumsted, J. M. ©2003
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter