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Religion in Canadian ethnic landscape: The Muslim factor

TitleReligion in Canadian ethnic landscape: The Muslim factor
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsKazemipur, A.
EditorGuo, S., and Wong L.
Book Title{Immigration, Racial and Ethnic Studies in 150 Years of Canada: Retrospect and Prospects}
Pages261 - 280
PublisherKoninklijke Brill NV
CityLeiden, NL
Abstract

Book summary: Canada’s history, since its birth as a nation one hundred and fifty years ago, is one of immigration, nation-building, and contested racial and ethnic relations. In Immigration, Racial and Ethnic Studies in 150 Years of Canada: Retrospects and Prospects scholars provide a wide-ranging overview of this history with a core theme being one of enduring racial and ethnic conflict and inequality. The volume is organized around four themes where in each theme selected racial and ethnic issues are examined critically. Part 1 focuses on the history of Canadian immigration and nation-building while Part 2 looks at situating contemporary Canada in terms of the debates in the literature on ethnicity and race. Part 3 revisits specific racial and ethnic studies in Canada and finally in Part 4 a state-of-the-art is provided on immigration and racial and ethnic studies while providing prospects for the future. Contributors are: Victor Armony, David Este, Augie Fleras, Peter R. Grant, Shibao Guo, Abdolmohammad Kazemipur, Anne-Marie Livingstone, Adina Madularea, Ayesha Mian Akram, Nilum Panesar, Yolande Pottie-Sherman, Paul Pritchard, Howard Ramos, Daniel W. Robertson, Vic Satzewich, Morton Weinfeld, Rima Wilkes, Lori Wilkinson, Elke Winter, Nelson Wiseman, Lloyd Wong, and Henry Yu.

URLhttps://brill.com/view/title/38821
DOI10.1163/9789004376083
Document URLhttps://brill.com/view/book/edcoll/9789004376083/BP000022.xml