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Racial discrimination in Canada: Asian minorities

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Published by [R and E Research Associates] in San Francisco .
Written in English



  • Montréal (Québec),
  • Québec (Province),
  • Montréal.


  • South Asians -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal,
  • Discrimination in housing -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal,
  • Discrimination in employment -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal,
  • Montréal (Québec) -- Race relations

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Kananur V. Chandra.
LC ClassificationsF1054.5.M89 S653
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5429683M
ISBN 100882472089
LC Control Number73076006

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  In Canada, university-educated Canadian-born members of a visible minority earn, on average, cents for every dollar earned by their Caucasian peers. The Atlantic provinces have the smallest gaps in earnings between visible minorities and Caucasians, ranging from per cent in Canada and the U.K. tied for third place, with minorities there 11 per cent more likely to face discrimination in hiring. It found that people of African, Asian and Middle Eastern descent all   JAPAN'S VISIBLE MINORITIES AND RACIAL DISCRIMINATION By Debito ARUDOU, Ph.D. Director of Asian Studies, Temple University Japan and it compiles interesting documentary legal data about the history of cases of discrimination in Japan. The book would easily suit courses that address global conceptions of race and ethnicity and how these A recent study found that racial and ethnic discrimination has far-reaching negative effects on minority adolescent development, with Asian Americans and Latino Americans suffering the most in