Immigrant Women in Atlantic Canada
Challenges, Negotiations, Re-constructions
At last, an in-depth exploration of immigrant women’s experiences in the labour force, family, and broader community in Atlantic Canada. Highlighting feminist research on women and gender-based analyses, the collection focuses on the intersections of gender with race, ethnicity, and class.
Number of Pages
6.00" x 9.00”
eBook – Fixed Layout ISBN
"This book highlights what makes immigrant women in Atlantic Canada different, how they dispute exclusions, assert their right to be treated equitably, and negotiate opportunities to be contributing and productive citizens of Canada."
Vijay Agnew, Professor, Social Science & Women’s Studies, York University
Gillian Creese, Professor, Department of Sociology and Director of the Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies, University of British Columbia
Margaret Abraham, Professor, Department of Sociology, and Special Advisor to the Provost for Diversity Initiatives, Hofstra University, New York