Immigration, Integration, and Inclusion in Ontario Cities / edited by Caroline Andrew, John Biles, Meyer Burstein, Victoria M. Esses, and Erin Tolley.
Contributor(s): Andrew, Caroline | Biles, John | Burstein, Meyer | Esses, Victoria M | Tolley, Erin.Series: Queen's Policy Studies. Publisher: Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: viii, 342 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781553392927 (pbk); 1553392922 (pbk).Subject(s): Cities and towns -- Ontario | Immigrants -- Ontario -- Social conditions | Immigrants -- Ontario -- Social conditions -- Case studies | Ontario -- Emigration and immigration | Ontario -- Emigration and immigration -- Case studies | Ontario -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy | Ontario -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- Case studiesOnline resources: Publisher's Website. | Check the uOttawa Library catalogue.
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"Ontario receives the majority of newcomers to Canada, and its cities are a locus of diversity. Recognizing that the building and sustenance of "welcoming communities" is as much a local project as a national and provincial one, this volume explores the activities of municipal governments in Ontario as well as those of a number of other important "social forces" situated at the local level. Twelve city case studies are guided by a common template to facilitate comparisons and allow for an overall mapping of the players and a better estimation of the investments -- human and financial - that are required for the successful integration and inclusion of newcomers and minorities in Ontario cities. The conclusion provides a sense of the relative success (or failure) that Ontario cities have had in the creation of welcoming and inclusive communities." (Book Cover)
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction: From Metropolis to Welcoming Communities / Erin Tolley, John Biles, Caroline Andrew, Victoria M. Esses, and Meyer Burstein
Chapter 1: Toronto: Integration in a City of Immigrants / Myer Siemiatycki
Chapter 2: Follow the Leader? Integration and Inclusion in Ottawa / Caroline Andrew, John Biles, and Erin Tolley
Chapter 3: A City in Transition: Immigration, Integration, and Diversity in London / Neil Bradford and Victoria M. Esses
Chapter 4: Kingston / Audrey Kobayashi
Chapter 5: Waterloo Region / Rich Janzen, Margaret Walton-Roberts, and Joanna Ochocka
Chapter 6: St. Catherines-Niagara / Livianna Tossutti and Kelly Morettin
Chapter 7: Peterborough / Davina Bhandar and Michael C. K. Ma
Chapter 8: Windsor / Glynis George and Jane Ku
Chapter 9: Diversity and Inclusion in the City of Hamilton: Municipal Policy-Making within Multilevel Governance Arrangements / Karen Bird and Jessica Merolli
Chapter 10: Immigration and Settlement in Greater Sudbury / Parveen Nangia
Chapter 11: Immigration and Settlement in Guelph: Historical and Contemporary Trends / Tom Lusis and Harald Bauder
Chapter 12: Immigration, Integration, and Inclusion in Thunder Bay / Chris Southcott
Conclusion: Immigration, Integration, and Inclusion in Ontario Cities / John Biles, Erin Tolley, Victoria M. Esses, Caroline Andrew, and Meyer Burstein