Colonialism and Racism in Canada: Historical Traces and Contemporary Issues, 1st Edition
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Colonialism and Racism in Canada situates current, important readings within a practical pedagogical apparatus and structure. Each chapter follows the same pedagogical structure: a brief Introduction, a list of Learning Objectives, A Scholarly Article/Reading, Critical Questions, Key Concepts, Terms, a brief Bibliography, and suggested Websites for further investigation. This is the first book in the market to situate the study of Race and Racism within a context of Colonialism: a system of social, legal, and cultural structures that can impact and, in some cases, impede the progress of racial minorities in this country.
- *NEW* 5 sections, 18 chapters
- *NEW* Each section opener includes: an introduction, critical thinking questions, further resources, films, and a list of key concepts/terms
- *NEW* Some of the chapters include bulleted lists, end notes, foot notes, boxes, tables, and a conclusion
- This text is a text/reader that situates current, important readings within a practical pedagogical apparatus and structure.
- The author team are leading-edge researches in this field; they have created a practical reader for the upper-year course on Race in Canada.
Table of Contents
- Part One: Historical Analysis
- Chapter 1: Eva Mackey - Settling Differences: Managing and Representing People and Land in the Canadian National Project
- Chapter 2: Bonita Lawrence - Rewriting Histories of the Land
- Chapter 3: Sylvia Hamilton - Our Mothers Grand and Great: Black Women of Nova Scotia
- Part Two: The Canadian State
- Chapter 4: Himani Bannerji - On the Dark Side of the Nation: Politics of Multiculturalism and the State of "Canada"
- Chapter 5: Patricia A. Monture-Angus - Theoretical Foundations and the Challenge of Aboriginal Rights
- Chapter 6: Frances Henry et. al.- State Responses to Racism in Canada
- Chapter 7: Sujit Choudhry - Protecting Equality in the Face of Terror: Ethnic and Racial Profiling and s. 15 of the Charter 17
- Part Three: Everyday and Cultural Racism
- Chapter 8: Gamal Abdel-Shehid - Running Clean: Ben Johnson and the Unmaking of Canada
- Chapter 9: Janice Acoose - Literature, Image, and Societal Values
- Chapter 10: Glenn Deer - The New Yellow Peril: The Rhetorical Construction of Asian Canadian Identity and Cultural Anxiety in Richmond
- Chapter 11: Angela Aujla - Others in their Own Land: Second Generation South Asian Canadian Women, Racism, and the Persistence of Colonial Discourse
- Part Four: Contemporary Issues
- Chapter 12: Yasmeen Abu-Laban and Tim Nieguth - Reconsidering the Constitution, Minorities and Politics in Canada
- Chapter 13: Grace-Edward Galabuzi - Social Exclusion
- Chapter 14: Nandita Sharma - On Being Not Canadian: The Social Organization of "Migrant Workers" in Canada
- Chapter 15:: Sedef Arat-Koc - Whose Transnationalism? Canada, "Clash of Civilizations" Discourse, and Arab and Muslim Canadians
- Part Five: Responses and Resistances
- Chapter 16: Agnes Calliste - Nurses and Porters: Racism, Sexism and Resistance in Segmented Labour Markets
- Chapter 17: Lina Sunseri - Indigenous Voice Matters: Claiming our Space through Decolonising Research
- Chapter 18: Taiaiake Alfred - Rebellion of the Truth
- Appendix A
- Appendix B